Cyberwar

12.31.14
The Army may ditch fitness tests for unfit, 'ponytail-wearing' hackers
12.31.14

The Army may ditch fitness tests for unfit, 'ponytail-wearing' hackers

It's a truth, often forgotten, that no-one can be perfect at everything. We may laud Justin Timber...

By D. Cooper,   12.31.14
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03.12.14
NSA Director nominee wants every branch of the military to have a dedicated cyber attack force
03.12.14

NSA Director nominee wants every branch of the military to have a dedicated cyber attack force

It seems like President Obama was pretty serious about that cyber attack list he drew up last year...

By S. Buckley,   03.12.14
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03.21.13
Tallinn Manual defines the legal groundwork for cyberwarfare
03.21.13

Tallinn Manual defines the legal groundwork for cyberwarfare

The advent of cyberwarfare raises any number of legal quandaries, let alone ethical ones: when it'...

By J. Fingas,   03.21.13
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02.28.13
China claims its defense sites face constant US hacking attacks
02.28.13

China claims its defense sites face constant US hacking attacks

China is routinely accused of launching concerted hacking campaigns against the US, many of them r...

By J. Fingas,   02.28.13
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10.16.12
Kaspersky Labs preps its own OS to guard vital industry against cyberwarfare
10.16.12

Kaspersky Labs preps its own OS to guard vital industry against cyberwarfare

Kaspersky Labs' namesake Eugene Kaspersky is worried that widely distributed and potentially state...

By J. Fingas,   10.16.12
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10.04.12
Iran claims to have been hit by 'heavy' cyber attack, pins slowdowns on coordinated hacking campaign
10.04.12

Iran claims to have been hit by 'heavy' cyber attack, pins slowdowns on coordinated hacking campaign

Whatever you think of Iran's politics, it's hard to deny that the country has frequently been the...

By J. Fingas,   10.04.12
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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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06.01.12
Stuxnet pinned on US and Israel as an out-of-control creation
06.01.12

Stuxnet pinned on US and Israel as an out-of-control creation

Ever since Stuxnet was discovered, most of the accusing fingers have been pointed at the US, Israe...

By J. Fingas,   06.01.12
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