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2014-09-03 08:39:53

BOULDER, Colo., Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A former top federal computer security advisor discusses how threat intelligence can be used to accelerate the detection of and response to today's increasingly sophisticated cyber attacks during an upcoming SC Magazine-hosted webinar, sponsored by LogRhythm, The Security Intelligence Company. Sameer Bhalotra, former senior director for cybersecurity at the White House, and Chris Petersen, chief technology officer and co-founder of...

spear tips study
2014-09-01 02:00:59

Benjamin Schoville, Arizona State University Attaching a stone tip onto a wooden spear shaft was a significant innovation for early modern humans living around 500,000 years ago. However, it was also a costly behavior in terms of time and effort to collect, prepare and assemble the spear. Because stone tips break more frequently than wooden spears, they require more frequent replacement and upkeep, and the fragility of a broken point could necessitate multiple thrusts to an angry...

2014-08-30 23:03:21

JPMorgan Chase & Co was one of the seven top-fifteen banks reported earlier this week to have recently suffered a cyber attack, which in their case allowed hackers to set up camp on their internal network for an extended stay without raising alarms, only to finally be discovered during routine security testing. Global Digital Forensics founder, Joe Caruso, discusses some of the lessons businesses should take from this perfect example of today’s realities in the world of cyber...

2014-08-28 23:01:15

MME group was recently awarded ITAR certification for abiding by strict security and compliance regulations enforced by the U.S. Department of State. St. Paul, MN (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 ITAR certification ensures that a company operates in accordance with federal rules and regulations related to defense controls. “MME group meets ITAR requirements related to company structure, corporate policy, training, documentation and procedures,” said Bob Archambault, president and CEO of MME...

2014-08-28 12:27:52

LONDON, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Global Cyber Security Market 2014-2018https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2126335/Global-Cyber-Security-Market-2014-2018.htmlAbout Cyber SecurityCyber threats are internet-based attempts to attack information systems and hack critical information. These threats include hacking, malware, and phishing, and have the capability to capture all the critical information stored in information...

2014-08-27 16:21:32

TUCSON, Ariz., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) delivered the first Block 2 variant of its Rolling Airframe Missile system to the U.S. Navy as part of the company's 2012 Low Rate Initial Production contract. RAM Block 2 is a significant performance upgrade featuring enhanced kinematics, an evolved radio frequency receiver, and an improved control system. "As today's threats continue to evolve, RAM Block 2's enhanced features give an unfair advantage to...

2014-08-23 23:02:12

The diplomatic tension with China over cyber attacks may have just gotten another infusion of fire to deal with after it was reported earlier this week that one of the biggest hospital groups in the US was the victim of a data breach which yielded 4.5 million records containing Personally Identifiable Information. The founder of Global Digital Forensics discusses why healthcare organizations are prime targets for hackers, and why regularly testing for vulnerabilities and advanced malware...

2014-08-22 08:20:45

Missile improvements add precision, reduce collateral damage TUCSON, Ariz., Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and the U.S. Air Force successfully flight tested an upgraded High-Speed Anti-Radiation Missile (HARM). The HARM Control Section Modification (HCSM) is more precise and accurate, which reduces potential collateral damage. During this test mission, an F-16 aircraft fired an HCSM, AGM-88F, against an emitter located outside of a zone of exclusion, which...

2014-08-19 16:24:49

LONDON, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Non-Lethal Weapons (NLW): Industry, Technologies & Global Market - 2014-2020https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2228436/Non-Lethal-Weapons-NLW-Industry-Technologies--Global-Market---2014-2020.htmlOutcry From Social Networks and New Media Forces Governments to Invest Billions in Less Lethal WeaponsOver the next ten years, the Non-Lethal Weapons (NLW) market is forecasted to emerge as a key...

2014-08-16 23:02:41

The scales of time and money can seem hard to balance for many businesses when it comes to emergency cyber response plans, but the recent results from a survey conducted by the SANS Institute showing that only 9% of the businesses surveyed rate their cyber response plans as “very effective” is a real problem which could have far reaching consequences for those trusting luck to keep their sensitive ESI (Electronically Stored Information) and other digital assets safe. With time and...


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