Sunday, April 23, 2017

SECURITY

SECURITY

The White House has a proposal that is the latest indicator of a technological shift in policing

Researchers hack a teleoperated surgical robot to reveal security flaws Source, University of Washington - How safe is that robot doing your surgery? Researchers easily hacked a next generation teleoperated surgical robot to test how easily...
Kanye gets threatened

The hacker group Anonymous appears to have posted a video threatening Kanye West

Frederic Lemieux, Georgetown University President Trump has gotten off to a rough start with the intelligence community. The day after being sworn in, Trump spoke at CIA headquarters in an apparent attempt to mend his relationship...
hacker

Malicious hacking online costs the private and corporate sectors up to $575 billion annually, according to internet security firm McAfee. While security agencies seek out "ethical" hackers to help combat such attacks, little is known...

  CYBERSECURITY EXPERT JOHN McAFEE TO ADDRESS NAB SHOW TECHNOLOGY LUNCHEON John McAfee pioneered the commercial antivirus industry when he formed McAfee Associates in 1987. The company was later acquired by Intel for $7.68 billion. He...

Richard Forno, University of Maryland, Baltimore County and Anupam Joshi, University of Maryland, Baltimore County This week’s WikiLeaks release of what is apparently a trove of Central Intelligence Agency information related to its computer hacking...

Russia Grants Snowden 1-Year Asylum - As reported by the New York Times reproters STEVEN LEE MYERS and ANDREW E. KRAMER MOSCOW — Brushing aside pleas and warnings from President Obama and other senior Americans, Russia granted Edward J....
cyber fatigue

Richard Forno, University of Maryland, Baltimore County As a new presidential administration takes over, it will need to pay significant attention to cybersecurity. Indeed, we’ve already been told to expect “a comprehensive plan” for cybersecurity...

Last year, after some years of development, Intel and Samsung announced Tizen OS - an open platform designed to work with a broad spectrum of devices ranging from smartphones to PCs to tablets to in-car...
online passwords

Reusing similar passwords across many online accounts may make you more vulnerable to cyber criminals’ guessing than people realize – new research reveals. Results from research conducted by security experts in the UK and China...

The latest revelation from the Snowden trove of papers is that the NSA had hacked into servers belonging to Chinese telecommunications company Huawei. To the point that they were able to get ahold of...