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SKorea to seek Chinese help to track cyber attacks

SKorea to seek Chinese help to track cyber attacks

Seoul: South Korean police said Monday they would request help from China to track the origins of cyber attacks that briefly crippled US and South Korean government and commercial websites in July. “We are now seeking help from Chinese authorities […]


Gates Calls on South Korea to Expand Security Role

Gates Calls on South Korea to Expand Security Role

SEOUL, South Korea: Lauding progress toward transferring wartime operational control of South Korean troops to their own country in 2012, Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates today called on the longtime U.S. ally to assume a larger security role on the […]


Marine Mammals Help Protect Ports and Ships

Marine Mammals Help Protect Ports and Ships

Five sea lions and their trainers from the United States Navy participated in an underwater search and intruder response exercise organized by the NATO Undersea Research Centre (NURC) from 5-20 October 2009 in the waters near Elba Island, Italy. Marine […]


Gates to Press Asia, NATO for More Afghanistan Support

Gates to Press Asia, NATO for More Afghanistan Support

HONOLULU: As Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates travels this week to Japan and South Korea before heading to a NATO defense ministers conference in Bratislava, Slovakia, he’s expected to ensure the issue of support for Afghanistan remains solidly on front […]


Gates Heads to Asia to Bolster US Alliances

Gates Heads to Asia to Bolster US Alliances

EN ROUTE TO TOKYO: Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates is on his way to Japan, where he will discuss a broad range of defense issues as the first Cabinet-level U.S. official to visit the new Japanese Democratic Party government since […]


Navy Moves to Meet Information Age Challenges

Navy Moves to Meet Information Age Challenges

WASHINGTON: The Navy is merging its information technology, intelligence and communications operations into one organization to better address Information Age challenges, including threats to computer networks, the Navy’s top officer said here Oct. 2. “If we as a Navy are […]


Cyber security awareness gets focus in October

Cyber security awareness gets focus in October

WASHINGTON: We’ve all had the experience: our computer, at work or at home, stops working. It could be a hardware glitch, but in this viral world, it just as likely could be a virus, worm or other malicious bit of […]


Army users prepare for update to Vista software

Army users prepare for update to Vista software

SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii — In an effort to improve network security, the Department of Defense has mandated the migration of all Windows-based computers to Microsoft’s Vista operating system. The security of the Pacific Network is paramount when it comes to […]


Leaders call for balance between network use and protection

Leaders call for balance between network use and protection

NEW CASTLE, N.H: Finding the right balance between user needs and network protection is essential, senior officials from the Air Force, the joint community and other organizations said during a conference here Sept. 21. Addressing the 7th annual Net-centric Operations […]


 
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