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Is the Pentagon Cloud Secure Enough to Hold Nuclear Secrets?

by Tim Heath on 2018-05-24 03:24PM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-Defence, FREE TO VIEW, BUSINESS-Services-IT & Telecoms

The US Government will shortly award a huge contract to host its most intimate defense secrets, thought to include its nuclear weapons codes.

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Iran Likely To Retaliate With Cyberattacks

by Tim Heath on 2018-05-14 09:30AM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-National, GOVERNMENT-Defence, FREE TO VIEW

The experts at Recorded Future say Iran could swiftly deliver cyberattacks against Western business following US withdrawal from a nuclear treaty.

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Australia Points The Finger At Russia For Cyberattacks

by Tim Heath on 2018-05-10 03:50PM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-Defence, FREE TO VIEW

Australian intelligence agencies have identified Russia as the actor behind a series of cyberattacks affecting 400 businesses sine 2017.

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Killer Robots Are A Revolution in Warfare

by Neil Telford on 2018-04-23 09:54PM in FREE TO VIEW, GOVERNMENT-Defence, NEWS-News Analysis

Fully autonomous weapons do not yet exist, but senior military thinkers say the use of robots will be widespread in warfare in a matter of years.

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Google Chairman Unaware Of Pentagon AI Project

by Tim Heath on 2018-04-20 06:01PM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-Defence, FREE TO VIEW, BUSINESS-Services-IT & Telecoms

Google is bidding for a multi-billion dollar Pentagon cloud contract. Which comes as news to the company Chairman, Eric Schmidt.

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NATO & EU Form Cybersecurity Partnership

by Neil Telford on 2018-04-11 03:36PM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-National, GOVERNMENT-Defence, FREE TO VIEW

NATO and the European Union are improving information sharing on cyber threats and bolstering collaboration on potential solutions.

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Increase In State-Sponsored Cyber Attacks

by Neil Telford on 2018-04-11 03:27PM in FREE TO VIEW, GOVERNMENT-Defence, GOVERNMENT-National, NEWS-News Analysis

States that would be too small to consider starting a traditional war now see opportunities to wage cyber war and strike virtual blows.

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A New Cold War Will Not Be Based On Hardware.

by Neil Telford on 2018-04-11 01:43PM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-Defence, FREE TO VIEW

Russia's use of 'fake news' and asymmetrical warfare techniques is compensating for its weakness in more traditional military capabilities.

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The Pentagon Is Busy Integrating Cyber Into Its Battle Plans

by Neil Telford on 2018-03-28 06:41PM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-Defence, FREE TO VIEW

US Cyber Command is emerging as a unified combat command, integrating cyber planning and effects into traditional military operations.

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DARPA Wants AI To Reveal Adversaries' True Intentions

by Tim Heath on 2018-03-28 11:54AM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-Defence, FREE TO VIEW

The US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency will use AI to understand and detect how adversaries are using deception & covert tactics.

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