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Political ‘dysfunction’ threatens US security: Panetta

Political ‘dysfunction’ threatens US security: Panetta

The “dysfunction” in the US Congress, where Republicans and Democrats have failed to compromise on debt reduction, threatens US national security, according to Defense Secretary Leon Panetta. “One my greatest concerns as secretary is the dysfunction that we see in […]


US, Israel made Flame virus to thwart Iran: report

US, Israel made Flame virus to thwart Iran: report

The United States and Israel collaborated to create the Flame computer virus as part of an effort to slow Iran’s suspected nuclear weapons drive, The Washington Post reported Tuesday. The newspaper, citing “Western officials with knowledge of the effort,” said […]


Boeing Receives It’s First International Cybersecurity Contract

Boeing Receives It’s First International Cybersecurity Contract

Boeing reports that Sojitz Corporation, a global trading company headquartered in Tokyo, has entered into an agreement with Boeing’s Information Solutions division for advanced network assessment. The contract is Boeing’s first international cybersecurity agreement and highlights the company’s commitment to […]


New SPEXER 1500 Radar Offers Unprecedented Level of Situational Awareness

New SPEXER 1500 Radar Offers Unprecedented Level of Situational Awareness

Cassidian, the defence and security division of EADS, introduces a new security radar into the market which opens up completely new opportunities for the mobile protection of border regions and sensitive industrial or military installations. As part of Cassidian’s SPEXER […]


Obama to unveil new Africa strategy

Obama to unveil new Africa strategy

President Barack Obama will release a comprehensive new US Africa strategy Thursday, seeking to boost trade, strengthen peace and security and bolster democratic institutions. The blueprint will notably seek to encourage the “stunning” potential of economic growth to lift millions […]


Flame virus linked to Stuxnet: researchers

Flame virus linked to Stuxnet: researchers

The Flame computer virus which has been raging in the Middle East has strong links to Stuxnet, a malware program widely believed to have been developed by the United States or Israel, a security firm said Monday. Kaspersky, the Russian […]


US military to help Philippines monitor coastal waters

US military to help Philippines monitor coastal waters

The US military said Tuesday it planned to help the Philippines monitor its coastal waters as Manila faces an escalating dispute with China over territorial claims. The Pentagon revised earlier comments and said there was no firm plan to deliver […]


Unique Program to Educate Next Generation of US Cybersecurity Leaders

Unique Program to Educate Next Generation of US Cybersecurity Leaders

University of Maryland and Northrop Grumman create nation’s first cybersecurity honors program for undergraduates The University of Maryland and the Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) will launch a landmark honors program designed to educate a new generation of advanced cybersecurity professionals. […]


Flame virus a new age cyber spy tool

Flame virus a new age cyber spy tool

The Flame computer virus that smoldered undetected for years in Middle Eastern energy facilities confirmed fears that the world has entered a new age of cyber espionage and sabotage. Internet defenders on Wednesday were tearing into freshly exposed Flame malware […]


 
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