Sunday, November 19, 2017

SECURITY

SECURITY

Rutgers Has Not Yet Acknowledged Problem, Which Has Affected Residential Internet Service and Numerous Other Services Including Sakai, eCollege, and ScartletMail Computer network data was caught in a traffic jam at Rutgers, but officials won't...

Press Release - As industrial automation adopts an Ethernet-based network, production processes in factories can achieve intelligent manufacturing and benefit from real-time monitoring and remote management. However, these benefits also introduce new security loopholes for...

University of Washington - Despite heightened awareness of surveillance tactics and privacy breaches, existing computer security tools aren't meeting the needs of journalists working with sensitive material, a new study finds. Edward Snowden's leak...

The Chinese military has targeted U.S. government computers with intrusions that seek sensitive data, according to a report in which the Pentagon for the first time directly accuses China of a cyber espionage campaign. The...

by Gene Sperling (courtesy Whitehouse.gov) Our patent system — as enshrined in our Constitution — is meant to encourage innovation and invention. It was designed to reward Americans for their hard work, risk-taking and genius....
cyber attacks

Last week, The New York Times revealed that the Obama administration had prepared a cyberattack plan to be carried out against Iran in the event diplomatic negotiations failed to limit that country’s nuclear weapons...

by Christopher Gregory (courtesy The New York Times) President Xi Jinping of China walked with President Obama on Saturday at the Annenberg Retreat at Sunnylands in Rancho Mirage, Calif. by JACKIE CALMES and STEVEN LEE...
Kanye gets threatened

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

by Klint Finley (courtesy wired) When Kevin Andersson rolls out of bed each morning, his bedroom lights automatically turn on. So do the lights in the hall, and throughout the house. Then, when he walks...

Jungwoo Ryoo, Pennsylvania State University Hacking The Age Of Hacking Brings A Return To The Physical Key With all the news about Yahoo accounts being hacked and other breaches of digital security, it’s easy to wonder if...

By Alexei Anishchuk and Thomas Grove, courtesy Reuters MOSCOW/NAANTALI, Finland (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin confirmed on Tuesday a former U.S. spy agency contractor sought by the United States was in the transit area...

Any organization that has not already started to think about the impact mobility has on IT security should start doing so this year. 63% of businesses provide formal access to some of their business applications...