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Israel Military Eyes NATO-Like Global Cyber Coalition

Israel Military Eyes NATO-Like Global Cyber Coalition | Cyber Defence | Scoop.it
An architect of Israel's cyber defense force says Israel can play a key role in creating a NATO-like cyber defense alliance
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NATO Cyber Defence State of Play – Achievements and Challenges

NATO Cyber Defence State of Play – Achievements and Challenges, Ambassador Sorin DUCARU, Assistant Secretary General of NATO.
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Pentagon Watchdog: Cyberspace Fighters Need More Resources To Do Their Jobs

Pentagon Watchdog: Cyberspace Fighters Need More Resources To Do Their Jobs | Cyber Defence | Scoop.it
An internal watchdog has suggested that resource constraints are dogging the race to position cadres of hacker warriors across the armed forces. 

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After Paris Attacks, French Cops Want to Block Tor and Forbid Free Wi-Fi

After Paris Attacks, French Cops Want to Block Tor and Forbid Free Wi-Fi | Cyber Defence | Scoop.it
The move is part of a proposed counter-terrorism law.
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ISIS’ OPSEC Manual Reveals How It Handles Cybersecurity

ISIS’ OPSEC Manual Reveals How It Handles Cybersecurity | Cyber Defence | Scoop.it
Documents obtained by US researchers detail security measures ISIS advises recruits to use to avoid surveillance, though not all of them follow the advice.
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How to Respond to the Increase of APTs

How to Respond to the Increase of APTs | Cyber Defence | Scoop.it
The moment a successful defense is deployed, attackers find new ways to break into networks. In this video interview, Dr. Dale Meyerrose describes the damage
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Anonymous should leave ISIS cyberwar to professionals - NATO official

Anonymous should leave ISIS cyberwar to professionals - NATO official | Cyber Defence | Scoop.it
International hacker group Anonymous should leave its cyberwar effort against Islamic State to the authorities, who are better able to deal with the terrorists’ internet activities, a NATO security official has said.
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Britain announces plans to ramp up cyber security after Paris attacks - Deutsche Welle

Britain announces plans to ramp up cyber security after Paris attacks - Deutsche Welle | Cyber Defence | Scoop.it
British Prime Minister Cameron has announced an additional two billion pounds (2.85 billion euros) in public spending to finance the country's anti-terrorism forces. He also pledged a renewed focus on cybersecurity.
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Experts put to the test during NATO’s largest annual cyber defence exercise

Experts put to the test during NATO’s largest annual cyber defence exercise | Cyber Defence | Scoop.it
Around 600 cyber defenders from across the Alliance and partner nations are taking part in this year’s “Cyber Coalition 2015” exercise which runs from 16-20 November at the Alliance’s Cyber Range in Tartu, Estonia and at locations in other participating nations. The five-day training event will test the ability of Allies and partners to defend their networks from a series of complex security challenges. “As cyber threats evolve, so too must our cyber defences. Our technology can only be as effective as our people and processes,” said Ambassador Sorin Ducaru, NATO Assistant Secretary General for Emerging Security Challenges.
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Iranian cyberespionage group attacked over 1,600 high-profile targets in one year

Iranian cyberespionage group attacked over 1,600 high-profile targets in one year | Cyber Defence | Scoop.it
A cyberespionage group with possible ties to the Iranian government has targeted over 1,600 defense officials, diplomats, researchers, human rights activists, journalists and other high-profile individuals around the world.
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US Air Force Increases Pay for Cyber-Warfare Specialists

US Air Force Increases Pay for Cyber-Warfare Specialists | Cyber Defence | Scoop.it
It's not a big raise, but it shows the Air Force's interest in bolstering their cyber warfare capabilities
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Recruiting and retaining truly good specialists have become a nightmare these days
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Iranian military hackers focus on US administration officials: Report | Indian Social Bookmarking

Iran’s Revolutionary Guards stepped up hacking of email and social media accounts of Obama administration officials in recent weeks in cyber attacks believed linked to the arrest of an Iranian-American businessman in Tehran, the Wall Street Journal...
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South Korea’s defence ministry to welcome tech-savvy ‘white-hat’ hackers team to fight cyber warfare

South Korea’s defence ministry to welcome tech-savvy ‘white-hat’ hackers team to fight cyber warfare | Cyber Defence | Scoop.it
The winners of the ‘White Hat’ hackers competition will help South Korea's defence ministry fight against North Korean attacks.
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Harmonising NATO Cyber Defence

Harmonising NATO Cyber Defence, VAdm Bruce E. GROOMS, Deputy Chief of Staff, Allied Command Transformation.
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Islamic State is plotting deadly cyber-attacks - George Osborne - BBC News

Islamic State is plotting deadly cyber-attacks - George Osborne - BBC News | Cyber Defence | Scoop.it
Islamic State militants want to launch major cyber-attacks on UK targets like hospitals and air traffic control, the chancellor says.
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Russian "Pawn Storm" expands, rains hell on NATO, air-gapped PCs

Russian "Pawn Storm" expands, rains hell on NATO, air-gapped PCs | Cyber Defence | Scoop.it
Group cooks zero days, malware modules, and hacks anything it likes
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Rethinking How to Recruit InfoSec Pros

Rethinking How to Recruit InfoSec Pros | Cyber Defence | Scoop.it
NICE's Rodney Petersen sees too many government agencies and businesses using old-school methods to identify and recruit IT security professionals. Consequently,
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Message service blocks 78 ISIS-related encrypted channels

Message service blocks 78 ISIS-related encrypted channels | Cyber Defence | Scoop.it
Telegram reacts to abuse reports sent in by its customers.
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Governments invest in cyber war - TechEye

Governments invest in cyber war - TechEye | Cyber Defence | Scoop.it
Governments invest in cyber war
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China A report from ABI Research estimates that military forces, government agencies and private defence contractors will spend $10 billion on cybersecurity this year.
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How Microsoft Corporation New “Cyber War Room” Seeks To Enhance Online Security

How Microsoft Corporation New “Cyber War Room” Seeks To Enhance Online Security | Cyber Defence | Scoop.it
Microsoft Corporation's (NASDAQ:MSFT) new counter cyber-attack facility provides security solutions around the clock.
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UK and US test reactions to financial cyberattacks

UK and US test reactions to financial cyberattacks | Cyber Defence | Scoop.it
Britain and the US accomplished a planned drill with leading global firms to see how they would respond to a cyber incident in the finance subdivision.
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The Japanese Are Their Own Worst Enemies When It Comes to Cybersecurity

The Japanese Are Their Own Worst Enemies When It Comes to Cybersecurity | Cyber Defence | Scoop.it
November 10, 2015 Japan its own enemy in improving cybersecurity Associated Press OKINAWA: Apart from rogue hackers, criminal organizations or even state-backed cyberwarfare units,...
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ISIS 'cyber caliphate' takes over 54,000 Twitter accounts

ISIS 'cyber caliphate' takes over 54,000 Twitter accounts | Cyber Defence | Scoop.it
Jihadis have hacked tens of thousands of Twitter accounts in retaliation for the drone attack that killed a British Islamic State extremist. A group called Cyber Caliphate urged follower to hack accounts.
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ProtonMail Suspects State-Sponsored DDoS Attack | SecurityWeek.Com

ProtonMail suspects that recent DDoS attacks against its infrastructure are state-sponsored, mainly due to their magnitude and sophistication.
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