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Trump Handed Russia Classified Intelligence

by Neil Telford on 2017-06-19 09:56PM in NEWS-News Analysis, INTELLIGENCE-US, FREE TO VIEW

President Trump reportedly broke security protocol to tell Russian officials that Israel had successfully hacked ISIS computers.

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US Presidential Election Hacks Revealed

by Neil Telford on 2017-06-19 04:42PM in FREE TO VIEW, GOVERNMENT-National, INTELLIGENCE-US, NEWS-News Analysis

The NSA say that Russian hacking efforts around the US presidential election were much broader & more pervasive than originally known.

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Leaked NSA Report Claims Russian 'Cyber Espionage' Against US Elections

by Tim Heath on 2017-06-09 09:40AM in NEWS-News Analysis, INTELLIGENCE-US, FREE TO VIEW

At least one company providing software for the electoral process was targeted and 100 local election officials targeted by spear-phishing emails.

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Snowden: NSA Should Have Prevented WannaCry Attacks

by Tim Heath on 2017-06-02 12:43PM in TECHNOLOGY-Software, TECHNOLOGY-Hackers, INTELLIGENCE-US, GOVERNMENT-National, FREE TO VIEW

The malicious WannCry software was developed by the National Security Agency and funded by American taxpayers before being leaked.

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Current Cybercrime Threats Originate In Espionage

by Tim Heath on 2017-05-31 12:56PM in NEWS-News Analysis, INTELLIGENCE-US, INTELLIGENCE-International, INTELLIGENCE-Europe, FREE TO VIEW

Spy agencies like the US National Security Agency hoard weapons that, by their very nature, target civilian infrastructure.

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Trump Signs Cybersecurity Order

by Tim Heath on 2017-05-23 03:31PM in NEWS-News Analysis, INTELLIGENCE-US, FREE TO VIEW

Three Components: Protecting federal networks, cybersecurity of critical infrastructure and promoting cyber-security workforce development.

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Intelligence Agency Backs Start-Up Spy Apps

by Neil Telford on 2017-05-03 09:04AM in NEWS-News Analysis, INTELLIGENCE-US, FREE TO VIEW

The US Defense Intelligence Agency has a new approach to acquisition and software development that looks a lot like Silicon Valley's.

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Technology Can Not Diminish Insider Threats By Itself

by Tim Heath on 2017-05-02 03:24PM in NEWS-News Analysis, INTELLIGENCE-US, GOVERNMENT-Police, FREE TO VIEW

The key to reducing insider threats lies in understanding the individual’s mindset and having robust monitoring on that person's systems & data.

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US Intelligence Agencies Fear Insiders As Much As Spies

by Tim Heath on 2017-04-28 09:30AM in NEWS-News Analysis, INTELLIGENCE-US, FREE TO VIEW

Forget about spies. It's rogue insiders that cause heartburn at US intelligence agencies these days.

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Cyber War Calls For A New Look US Soldier

by Tim Heath on 2017-04-18 04:02PM in NEWS-News Analysis, INTELLIGENCE-US, GOVERNMENT-Defence, FREE TO VIEW

Passing basic training and a drugs test: The best cyber warriors don’t always make the best soldiers.

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