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Bugless software key to cyber security, expert tells NATO

Bugless software key to cyber security, expert tells NATO

Bugless software is key to cyber security and global vendors should pay hackers who have detected program bugs and so helped pre-empt attacks, a top IT expert told a NATO cyber security meeting here Thursday. “Software vulnerabilities enable breaches. If […]


NATO plans force to respond to cyber attacks

NATO plans force to respond to cyber attacks

NATO wants to beef up its cyber defence capabilities with the creation of a special task force to detect and respond to Internet attacks, an alliance expert said Wednesday at a conference on cyber security here. “NATO is planning to […]


NATO endorses decision to extend Libya operation

NATO endorses decision to extend Libya operation

NATO defense ministers have endorsed the decision to extend Operation Unified Protector by 90 days, Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen said here June 8. The extension authorizes NATO to continue operations through the end of September, the secretary general said […]


NATO, Russian jets hold first ever joint exercise

NATO, Russian jets hold first ever joint exercise

NATO and Russian fighter jets held their first ever joint exercise Tuesday, teaming up in a bid to prevent attacks such as the September 11, 2001 strikes on the United States, a NATO official confirmed. “Today was an important step […]


NATO chief rejects Russia’s missile defence proposal

NATO chief rejects Russia’s missile defence proposal

NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen on Tuesday bluntly rejected a Russian proposal to end a dispute on missile defence that threatens a rapprochement between Moscow and the Western alliance. Russia has indicated it would be ready to drop its […]


NATO Exercise Demos Submarine Rescue

NATO Exercise Demos Submarine Rescue

A demonstration of submarine rescue operations, in the framework of Exercise Bold Monarch 2011, took place today at the presence of Admiral Giampaolo di Paola, Chairman of NATO’s Military Committee (CMC), Gen Nikolay Makarov, Chief of Joint Staff of Russian […]


UK Apache Helicopters Prepare for Libya Deployment

UK Apache Helicopters Prepare for Libya Deployment

Ministers agreed in principle yesterday to make UK Apache Attack Helicopters available to NATO as part of Operation Unified Protector which aims to protect civilians in Libya under threat of attack. Four helicopters operating from HMS Ocean will allow operational […]


Czech Gripens Attend Tiger Meet in France

Czech Gripens Attend Tiger Meet in France

In May four Gripen fighters from the 211th tactical squadron, Čáslav Air Force Base in the Czech Republic participated in the NATO Tiger Meet 2011. The exercise took place in Cambrai, France and is one of the largest air exercises […]


Russian submarine to join NATO exercise for first time

Russian submarine to join NATO exercise for first time

A Russian submarine will take part in the world’s biggest submarine rescue exercise with its former Cold War foe NATO next week, the Western military alliance said Friday. The Russian submarine, the first to participate in any NATO exercise, will […]


 
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