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Cyber Operations Give Leaders New Options, Official Says

Cyber Operations Give Leaders New Options, Official Says

Senior Pentagon officials are working to determine how the centuries-old Law of Armed Conflict applies to potential conduct of operations in the newest military domain of the Internet, the deputy assistant secretary for cyber policy said yesterday. “We’re trying to […]


DoD Expands International Cyber Cooperation

DoD Expands International Cyber Cooperation

The Defense Department is moving beyond its traditional treaty allies to expand partnerships in cyberspace, a senior defense office said today. Steven Schleien, DOD’s principal director for cyber policy, said DOD officials are working toward long-term goals of collective cyber […]


Brazil Defence and Security Report Q2 2012

Brazil Defence and Security Report Q2 2012

As Brazil’s President Dilma Rousseff completes her first full year in power, the country shows every sign of retaining its place as the regional superpower in Latin America, as 2012 unfolds. This is helped in no small measure by the […]


The Aviation Security Market 2012-2022

The Aviation Security Market 2012-2022

The aviation security market has evolved in response to new threats faced by the aviation industry. The tragic events of September 11 2001 led to a necessity to re-examine existing airport security systems and technologies. More than a decade on, […]


DOD Needs Industry’s Help to Catch Cyber Attacks, Commander Says

DOD Needs Industry’s Help to Catch Cyber Attacks, Commander Says

The Defense Department needs private-sector cooperation in reporting computer network attacks in real time to stop what has been the “greatest transfer of wealth in history” that U.S. companies lose to foreign hackers, the head of U.S. Cyber Command told […]


NATO launches exercise to beef up cyber defence

NATO launches exercise to beef up cyber defence

NATO’s Tallinn-based cyber defence centre on Monday launched a three-day exercise involving European IT and legal experts in a bid to beef up cyber defence skills through gaming. The “Locked Shields 2012″ initiative involves cyber battles between two teams, Kristiina […]


China’s Huawei hits back at Australian cyber fears

China’s Huawei hits back at Australian cyber fears

Chinese telecoms giant Huawei on Tuesday hit back at claims it was a security risk following its barring from Australia’s broadband rollout, with one director labeling it “complete nonsense”. Huawei, among the world’s top makers of telecommunications equipment, has been […]


Afghanistan’s private security firms given more time

Afghanistan’s private security firms given more time

Private security firms in Afghanistan have been given more time before having to suspend operations, the Afghan interior ministry said Monday. Most of the companies will now be dissolved in the coming weeks, ministry spokesman Sediq Sediqqi told AFP. The […]


60% of Americans say Afghan war not worth cost: poll

60% of Americans say Afghan war not worth cost: poll

Sixty percent of Americans believe the war in Afghanistan is not worth its costs, and nearly the same number advocate an early US pullout from the country, a new poll showed. The survey by ABC News and The Washington Post […]


 
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