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2013-10-18 23:24:13

The NDIA SO/LIC Division Annual Awards Banquet on February 10, 2014 is being held in conjunction with the 25th Annual SO/LIC (Special Operations/Low Intensity Conflict) Symposium & Exhibition, February 10-12, 2014, in Washington, DC, at the Washington Marriott Wardman Park. Arlington, VA (PRWEB) October 18, 2013 NDIA’s (National Defense Industrial Association) SO/LIC (Special Operations/Low-Intensity Conflict) Division is pleased to announce that it will present its highest awards,...

2013-10-10 23:02:49

Gift goes to help returning Iraq and Afghanistan veterans and their families recover from Post Traumatic Stress and Traumatic Brain Injury. Boston, MA (PRWEB) October 10, 2013 Yesterday the Red Sox Foundation and Massachusetts General Hospital Home Base Program received a $100,000 private donation to support its clinical, education and research to help Iraq and Afghanistan veterans and their families recover from Post Traumatic Stress and Traumatic Brain Injury – the “invisible...

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...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.