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Cyber raids threaten British, US stock markets: report

Cyber raids threaten British, US stock markets: report

Stock exchanges in Britain and the United States have enlisted the help of the security services after finding out they were the victims of cyber attacks, The Times newspaper reported Monday. The London Stock Exchange (LSE) is investigating a terrorist […]


Northrop Responds To Federal Agency Needs For Stronger Cloud Security

Northrop Responds To Federal Agency Needs For Stronger Cloud Security

Northrop Grumman has unveiled a new methodology for strengthening data security in the “cloud” at the recent 6th Annual SANS Institute Cyber Defense Initiative conference. Northrop Grumman introduced its Cyber Architecture Reference Series, an approach to building in strong security […]


Pakistan warns against India nuclear support

Pakistan warns against India nuclear support

Pakistan warned on Tuesday that growing international support for rival India’s nuclear program would force Islamabad to bolster its deterrence and destabilize the region. In the opening session of the 2011 Conference on Disarmament, Pakistan’s ambassador Zamir Akram sharply criticised […]


Lynn Assesses NATO’s Cybersecurity Progress

Lynn Assesses NATO’s Cybersecurity Progress

NATO is moving ahead with plans to protect the alliance‚Äôs cyberspace domain, Deputy Defense Secretary William J. Lynn III said here today. In an interview at the European Defense Agency, Lynn said NATO leaders are taking concrete steps to defend […]


Taiwan adds frigates to deter China fishing boats

Taiwan adds frigates to deter China fishing boats

Taiwan’s coastguard on Wednesday inaugurated two frigates to boost the island’s capabilities as part of efforts to deter illegal fishing boats, mainly from China, officials said. The “Tainan”, a 2,000-tonne frigate named after a city in southern Taiwan, was put […]


More nuke treaties remain on agenda, official says

More nuke treaties remain on agenda, official says

With one major arms reduction treaty nearly to the enforcement stage, more work lies ahead to advance the nation’s nuclear security, a senior State Department official said Jan. 19. Rose Gotemoeller, the State Department’s assistant secretary for the Bureau of […]


Converting 2D Photo Into 3D Face For Security Apps And Forensics

Converting 2D Photo Into 3D Face For Security Apps And Forensics

Boca Raton FL: It is possible to construct a three-dimensional, 3D, face from flat 2D images, according to research published in the International Journal of Biometrics this month. The discovery could be used for biometrics in security applications or in […]


Gates: North Korea Becoming Direct Threat to US

Gates: North Korea Becoming Direct Threat to US

BEIJING: If it continues on its current path, North Korea could be a “direct threat” to the United States in five years or less, Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates said in Beijing, today. Gates has shared with Chinese officials America’s […]


BAE Develops Non-Lethal Laser to Defend Against Pirate Attacks

BAE Develops Non-Lethal Laser to Defend Against Pirate Attacks

BAE Systems has successfully demonstrated a prototype device that will serve as an effective non-lethal deterrent against pirate attacks on commercial vessels such as oil tankers and container ships. Piracy worldwide is on the rise according to reports from the […]


 
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