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Indian Minister Seeks Hike In Defence Outlay to Counter Twin Threats

Indian Minister Seeks Hike In Defence Outlay to Counter Twin Threats

India is looking to crank up its defence budget to counter the deepening military nexus between China and Pakistan, which could even extend to it being confronted with a two-front war in a worst-case scenario. Defence minister A K Antony […]


China prepared for escalation of Philippine standoff

China prepared for escalation of Philippine standoff

Chinese vice foreign minister Fu Ying said Beijing was fully ready for an escalation of a drawn-out maritime standoff with the Philippines, as a tense row over a disputed shoal continues. “The Chinese side has… made all preparations to respond […]


National Sovereignty: NATO and the EU’s Fatal Weakness

National Sovereignty: NATO and the EU’s Fatal Weakness

Today, it is no exaggeration to say that the fate of two of Europe’s — really the world’s — greatest collective organizations of nations hang by a proverbial thread. Having successfully ended the Gaddafi regime in Libya, but at the […]


Thwarting the cleverest computer attackers

Thwarting the cleverest computer attackers

In the last 10 years, cryptography researchers have demonstrated that even the most secure-seeming computer is shockingly vulnerable to attack. The time it takes a computer to store data in memory, fluctuations in its power consumption and even the noises […]


US F-22s in UAE imperil regional security: Iran

US F-22s in UAE imperil regional security: Iran

The United States’ deployment of cutting-edge F-22 fighter jets to the United Arab Emirates “will endanger the region’s security,” Iran warned on Tuesday. “We do not in any way approve the presence of foreign forces in the region. We advise […]


EADS Cassidian Sets Up Cybersecurity Unit

EADS Cassidian Sets Up Cybersecurity Unit

EADS Cassidian are to create a new dedicated business, Cassidian CyberSecurity, entirely devoted to addressing the fast-growing cyber security market across Europe and Middle East, with an initial focus on Germany, the United Kingdom and France. By gathering together all […]


Cyber warriors: Cadets shine in NSA competition

Cyber warriors: Cadets shine in NSA competition

Air Force cadet cyber warriors swept the virtual floor with the competition in the 12th annual Cyber Defense Exercise here April 16-20. The Cyber Defense Exercise is a network security competition during which service academy cadets and Defense Department post-graduate […]


US Assessing Military Assistance to Yemen

US Assessing Military Assistance to Yemen

Defense officials are assessing what U.S. national security role they are called upon to perform in Yemen, a department spokesman said today. Navy Capt. John Kirby told Pentagon reporters the Defense Department had suspended military assistance activities in Yemen because […]


Hackers hit Philippines websites amid China dispute

Hackers hit Philippines websites amid China dispute

Philippine government websites are under heavy attack from hackers, apparently from China, amid a tense territorial dispute between the two countries in the South China Sea, officials said Thursday. While some Philippine hackers have reportedly launched retaliatory attacks, the government […]


 
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