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2013-09-30 23:02:35

New theoretical underpinning for offensive cyber operation is presented in proceedings from the 2013 IEEE European Intelligence and Security Informatics Conference (EISIC 2013). Dallas, TX (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 Cyberwarfare has lacked a theory for how to fight a decisive cyberwar based on the unique tenets of the digital era. Drs. Jan Kallberg, Bhavani Thuraisingham, and Erik Lakomaa presented a new theory in a research paper titled "Societal Cyberwar Theory Applied The...

Brits Get Serious About Cyber Security
2013-09-30 08:53:40

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Britain’s Ministry of Defense will sound the call for computer savvy recruits next month as they prepare their Joint Cyber Reserve Unit. Military reservists and those exiting the forces will also be encouraged to join the new unit which will protect the UK from potential cyber attacks. The so-called “cyber reservists” will work in concert with the military to protect the nation’s networks and the data stored therein, according...

2013-09-28 23:02:37

According to a Reuters report earlier this week, cyber criminals have once again scored big by hacking three major data brokers, resulting in some serious privacy questions for countless customers and once again proving that the “fundamental approach to cyber security must finally change,” according to Joe Caruso, the founder of Global Digital Forensics, a premier provider of computer forensics services and cyber security solutions for all of the 21st century. New York, NY (PRWEB)...

2013-09-26 23:39:24

Washington University partners with Speartip, LLC to offer a Cyber Security Master's Program for students. Saint Louis, MO (PRWEB) September 26, 2013 In today’s world of evolving technology, more and more companies are facing data compromise through cyber security breaches. There continues to be new reports of significant cyber-attacks involving some of the world’s largest corporations and government agencies. Washington University in St. Louis sees these developments as an...

2013-09-25 23:32:44

The European Network and Information Security Agency (ENISA) Threat Landscape, Mid-year 2013 report published last week was more confirmation that while the cyber threats which dominated the threat landscape in 2012 are still chart-toppers so far in 2013, hacker tactics and delivery methods continue to evolve. Joe Caruso, Founder and CEO/TO od Global Digital Forensics discusses the report and the increasing need for regular network vulnerability assessments to stay ahead of the latest...

Symantec Discovers Hacking Group Hired For Online Attacks
2013-09-18 14:25:06

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A newly published report from the cyber-security company Symantec said the hacker group known as Hidden Lynx is based out of China. However, unlike previous similar reports, the latest analysis did not tie cyber-attacks specifically to the Chinese government. The company said it has been tracking the hacker syndicate for the last two years and found them to be responsible for six major online attacks. At times, these attacks have...

2013-09-17 23:29:30

When a piece of software is popular, that means billions of devices are running it. But when those same popular programs get old enough to fall of the support schedule from their respective manufacturers, “it can be a real nightmare from a cyber security perspective,” says Joe Caruso, founder and CEO/CTO of Global Digital Forensics, discussing a recent industry article in PC World, “and the number of users that vulnerabilities in these “older versions” can affect can be almost...


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  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
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