Cyber Warfare

News and analysis on cyber warfare

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RSA Conference preview: The agenda can't keep up

The latest, scariest, most sophisticated threats are too fresh for the RSA Conference to cover, but the real value will be great info on how to be a better defender

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Trump to sign cybersecurity order calling for government-wide review

Order will give department heads more responsibility for the safety of data

President Donald Trump signs an executive order to impose tighter vetting

Security execs voice concern over Trump travel ban

Senior security industry professionals weigh in on the implications of the travel ban imposed by President Trump

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Terrorists are winning the digital arms race

Countries need to work together to craft an online counternarrative, security experts say

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The war for cybersecurity talent hits the Hill

The workforce shortage of cybersecurity workers in the U.S. currently is at 300,000 or more, experts estimate

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Former DHS head urges Trump to see economic dangers from cyberattacks

Ridge says Russian meddling in U.S. election is a reminder of the cybersecurity risks to government and private sector

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Q&A: RSA crypto pioneer Adleman keeps pushing the limits

Dr. Leonard Adleman tells InfoWorld all about RSA's big breakthrough, why DNA works great for computing, and our coming cyberwar risk

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7 security predictions for 2017

If you thought 2016 was bad, fasten your seat belts -- next year is going to be even worse

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IBM sets up test range to practice fighting cybersecurity battles

The goal of the cybersecurity simulation center is to create battle-hardened teams before they have to face real security attacks

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Los Angeles: Warm weather, movie stars -- and 100 million monthly cyber attacks

A new $1.8 million security operations center improves responses to cyber threats

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Friday's IoT-based DDoS attack has security experts worried

The cybersecurity attack that relied on IoT connected devices was serious, unusual, and historic

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Which country has the best hackers: Russia or China?

Both are notorious for high-profile attacks, advanced persistent threats, and theft of money or intellectual property. And the award goes to ...

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Security blogger Krebs says IoT DDoS attack was payback for a blog

Similar attacks may be a nation calibrating how strong core internet defenses really are

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Armies of hacked IoT devices launch unprecedented DDoS attacks

DDoS attacks got a power boost thanks to hundreds of thousands of insecure IoT devices

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The real threat to our elections: Disinformation and doubt

Hackers are working to sabotage the upcoming election, but not through the expected avenues

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Keep the faith: A vote for voting systems

Rising fear about Russian hacks of US voting systems could do as much damage as actual breaches, but only if we let it

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Hollywood's 5 biggest hacking myths

Press Enter and watch the magic happen -- as if! Why does Hollywood's portrayal of hacking have to be so far off the mark?

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The NSA's hoard of cyber weapons makes some experts nervous

An alleged hack has raised questions about the agency's practices

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