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US, China engaging in cyber war games: Report

US, China engaging in cyber war games: Report

US and Chinese officials have been “discreetly engaging” in cyber war games in a bid to prevent military escalation between the two countries if either felt they were being targeted, a media report said Monday. Officials from the State Department […]


Brazil refines security strategy for sporting events

Brazil refines security strategy for sporting events

Surveillance drones, blacklists of troublemakers, tough border controls; organizers of the 2014 World Cup and 2016 Olympics in Brazil are taking no chances on security for two of the world’s biggest sporting events. Some of the equipment that will be […]


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 […]


 
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