Latest John Bumgarner Stories

2012-01-27 16:14:59

At a London conference this week that brought together military experts on cyber security from around the world, U.S. Army Lieutenant General Rhett Hernandez spoke of plans to create a “world-class cyber warrior force.” Its purpose, he stated, would be to create a task force of some 10,000 “cyber warriors” to challenge the “growing, evolving and sophisticated” threats to cyber security. Reporters from the BBC current events program Newsnight were invited...

2011-05-15 08:05:00

Three weeks after a widespread cyber attack on its networks, Sony Corp. remains vulnerable to further attacks, according to an Internet security expert.The Sony PlayStation Network, Qriocity and Sony Online Entertainment were the victim of one of the biggest data breaches in history, and the expert found a handful of security flaws in the networks while studying its systems via the Internet to see how difficult it would be to penetrate the systems since the initial attacks.John Bumgarner...

Word of the Day
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.