Latest Electronic warfare Stories

2013-10-02 23:23:44

October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month. UMUC experts provide tips to protect personal data. Adelphi, MD (PRWEB) October 02, 2013 The increasing number of cyber attacks threaten our daily lives as we become more socially and economically dependent on the Internet and wireless technology. What can individuals do to protect themselves? What can organizations do to protect proprietary information and safeguard customer data? What can governments do to protect sensitive computer...

John McAfee Wants To Protect Americans From Government Spies
2013-10-01 10:05:18

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Sophisticated cyber-attacks and increased surveillance by the US government have left many Americans concerned for their privacy. Now eccentric millionaire John McAfee, founder of the popular antivirus software by the same name, wants to start a new company to protect his fellow Americans from these dangers. In a conference in San Jose, California this past weekend, McAfee talked about a $100 device called D-Central, a pocketable...

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...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'