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2013-06-05 20:23:37

WINCHESTER, Calif., June 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Army Special Forces veteran Frank Koch has been living with chronic pain from illness and injury incurred while serving in Vietnam. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121220/LA33655LOGO) "I was exposed to Agent Orange," said Koch. "Agent Orange was a chemical used to kill dense vegetation to make it harder for the enemy to hide. Unfortunately for me and many others there, the chemical was dumped on us as well," Koch added....

Silicon Valley At Forefront Of US-China Internet Security Talks
2013-06-04 14:56:55

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online War is raging. Negotiations are about to take place. This summit isn't to discuss casualties and drawing new lines on a map. It's to discuss cyber attacks that aim to infiltrate computer networks on both corporate and government levels. President Barack Obama will meet later this week with Chinese President Xi Jinping in California. The talks will take place on Friday and Saturday in Southern California's Rancho Mirage, reports...

2013-06-04 08:33:42

Most U.S. respondents are concerned about breaches at banks, government agencies and hospitals; they are split over whether new laws should require private organizations to disclose attacks to government BLUE BELL, Pa., June 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- According to new research conducted by Unisys Corporation (NYSE: UIS), a majority of Americans are concerned about data breaches involving large organizations, but are evenly mixed on whether legislation should require private businesses...

2013-06-03 16:21:03

Former banking executive joins aerospace leader as VP of Finance a month earlier WOOD DALE, Ill., June 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- AAR CORP. (NYSE: AIR), a leading provider of value-added products and services to the worldwide aerospace, government and defense industries, today announced that John Fortson has joined the Company as Vice President of Finance. His start date comes one month earlier than previously announced. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130603/CG25058)...

2013-05-31 23:02:58

Using the development of the battle tank as an analogy, the authors explore the Internet´s militarization. The technology used is old, but the ideas are revolutionary. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) May 31, 2013 Center for Advanced Cyber Studies: A few nation states have started leveraging the Internet for geopolitical state gains. The risks on the Internet have drastically increased as states become involved in cyber operations, because the earlier limiting factor has not been tools or abilities,...

2013-05-31 23:02:12

Dr. Jan Kallberg will present several new scholarly findings that points out why decisive cyber conflicts will be quick, premeditated, and the exploitable weaknesses of our potential adversaries. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) May 31, 2013 During the conference Cyber Security for Government 2013, an IDGA event in Washington D.C. August 12 - 14, Dr. Jan Kallberg will summarize and disseminate his latest research and writing in how offensive strategic cyber war can be conducted and the potentially...

Chinese Hackers Access Advanced US Weapons Systems
2013-05-28 10:03:41

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Chinese hackers may have accessed designs for many of the United State´s most sensitive advanced weapons systems The Washington Post reported Tuesday. Among the more than two dozen major weapons systems that were breached were the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter and the PAC-3 Patriot missile system, according to a previously undisclosed section of a confidential report prepared for Pentagon leaders by the Defense Science Board. A...

US Power Companies Face Constant Cyber Attacks
2013-05-23 12:50:40

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online On Tuesday, lawmakers warned that the United States´ power utilities face near constant cyber attacks on critical systems. Congressmen Edward Markey of Massachusetts and Henry Waxman of California disclosed their findings during a House Energy and Commerce Committee hearing on cyber security. The two Democratic representatives issues the survey of utility companies, which revealed that the nation´s electrical grid...

2013-05-23 08:30:15

MIAMI, May 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Circuit Court of the 11(th) Judicial Circuit in and for Miami-Dade County Florida, case no. 10-62814 CA05, docket book 28528 page 4467, dismissed a lawsuit by Strategy, LLC against Alfred E. Schaer, its former CEO. Mr. Schaer categorically denied any wrongdoing as demonstrated in his defense in the suit and, by dismissal, has now been exonerated. Alfred E. Schaer has over 33 years of extensive experience in the practice of construction claims with...

2013-05-21 23:18:11

Detects and Prevents Cyber Attacks on Endpoint Devices On or Off the Enterprise Network Waltham, Mass. (PRWEB) May 21, 2013 Verdasys today announced availability of its cloud-based Managed Service for Cyber Defense (MSCD), a fully managed, outsourced service for companies and government agencies that need to prevent increasingly sophisticated malware and persistent cyber attacks from stealing sensitive data. MCSD leverages Verdasys' Digital Guardian data protection platform by making it...