Cyber security

07.08.14
Wall Street wants more government help to combat cyber attacks
07.08.14

Wall Street wants more government help to combat cyber attacks

Wall Street is worried. Not about government regulation or investigations by law enforcement agenc...

By T. O'Brien,   07.08.14
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03.10.14
Snowden says encryption and oversight are key to protecting the public from surveillance
03.10.14

Snowden says encryption and oversight are key to protecting the public from surveillance

Speaking to a packed exhibit hall through a Google Hangout, Edward Snowden said the keys to protec...

By T. O'Brien,   03.10.14
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10.25.12
AMD, Intel and RSA team up, form the Cyber Security Research Alliance
10.25.12

AMD, Intel and RSA team up, form the Cyber Security Research Alliance

Sure, it's not the first elite cybercrime-fighting team we've heard of, it's also not everyday you...

By M. Smith,   10.25.12
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08.23.12
DARPA to hold one-day cyberwarfare workshop, attendance not mandatory
08.23.12

DARPA to hold one-day cyberwarfare workshop, attendance not mandatory

Oh, the fruits of the global village are many: connecting strangers with fetishes, fostering cultu...

By J. Volpe,   08.23.12
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06.11.12
Flame malware extinguishes itself, Microsoft protects against future burns
06.11.12

Flame malware extinguishes itself, Microsoft protects against future burns

The folks behind that nasty Flame trojan that burned its way through the Middle East aren't the ki...

By S. Buckley,   06.11.12
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06.05.12
Google starts warning affected users about state-sponsored cyber attacks
06.05.12

Google starts warning affected users about state-sponsored cyber attacks

The fallout from malware like Stuxnet and Flame might soon be rearing its head at a Google Plus pa...

By J. Hidalgo,   06.05.12
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05.28.12
Flame malware snoops on PCs across the Middle East, makes Stuxnet look small-time
05.28.12

Flame malware snoops on PCs across the Middle East, makes Stuxnet look small-time

Much ado was made when security experts found Stuxnet wreaking havoc, but it's looking as though t...

By J. Fingas,   05.28.12
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03.22.12
U.S. Department of Defense preps cyber rules of engagement, plans to work more closely with ISPs
03.22.12

U.S. Department of Defense preps cyber rules of engagement, plans to work more closely with ISPs

The Pentagon left no room for argument last year when it declared cyber attacks a potential act of...

By S. Buckley,   03.22.12
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02.09.12
Hacker spites Symantec, puts pcAnywhere's source code out in the open
02.09.12

Hacker spites Symantec, puts pcAnywhere's source code out in the open

Symantec said that folks running its pcAnywhere utility were at an "increased risk" when it reveale...

By M. Gorman,   02.09.12
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