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US, British officials victims of Stratfor hack: press

US, British officials victims of Stratfor hack: press

Email addresses and passwords belonging to British, US and NATO officials were posted online following the hacking of a US intelligence analysis firm over Christmas, the Guardian daily reported Monday. Online “hacktivist” group Anonymous claimed via Twitter on Christmas Day […]


Defense Strategy: Sustaining US Global Leadership – Priorities for 21st Century Defense

Defense Strategy: Sustaining US Global Leadership – Priorities for 21st Century Defense

The United States has played a leading role in transforming the international system over the past sixty-five years. Working with like-minded nations, the United States has created a safer, more stable, and more prosperous world for the American people, our […]


F-15 Sale to Saudi Arabia Part of Broader Effort

F-15 Sale to Saudi Arabia Part of Broader Effort

The recently announced $29.4 billion sale of F-15SA fighter aircraft to Saudi Arabia is just one part of a broader U.S.-Saudi military sales and defense cooperation effort that’s central to regional security, Pentagon Press Secretary George Little said. U.S. officials […]


Saudi Arabia to Extend Patriot Support for $120M

Saudi Arabia to Extend Patriot Support for $120M

The Defense Security Cooperation Agency notified Congress Dec. 22 of a possible Foreign Military Sale to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia of the continuation of services for the PATRIOT Systems Engineering Services Program (ESP) and associated equipment, parts, training and […]


India Issues Year End Defence Review

India Issues Year End Defence Review

India issues year end review of defence projects and milestones in indigenous defence R&D during the Year 2011 NEW WEAPONS The successful test launch of the 3,500 km range Agni-IV Ballistic Missile on Tuesday, Nov 15, 2011 was the highlight […]


Iran moves websites to avoid cyber attacks

Iran moves websites to avoid cyber attacks

Iran has moved most of its government websites to local hosts to protect them from cyber attacks, the country’s deputy communications minister said on Thursday. Ali Hakim Javadi, who is also head of Iran’s technology organisation, said more than 90 […]


US Army Activates First-Of-Its-Kind Cyber Brigade

US Army Activates First-Of-Its-Kind Cyber Brigade

Network warfare, cyber security and the illegal release and posting of classified information on the internet are all hot topics in recent news headlines — topics which the government, and more importantly its military, take seriously. The nature of that […]


Once called Blackwater, firm changes name again

Once called Blackwater, firm changes name again

The US security firm formerly known as Blackwater, which was barred from Iraq over a deadly 2007 shooting, renamed itself a second time Monday. USTC Holdings, the investor consortium that acquired ex-Blackwater firm Xe Services in December 2010, announced ACADEMI […]


Cyberwarfare Market Worth $15.9 Billion

Cyberwarfare Market Worth $15.9 Billion

Analysis indicates that the cyberwarfare market will reach a value of $15.9bn in 2012, as governments around the world continue to invest in a range of cyberwarfare systems and solutions designed to offer protection against a wide range of cyber […]


 
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