Information Cyber...
Follow
Find
7.1K views | +0 today
Scooped by Jeff Makana
onto Information Cyber Corps
Scoop.it!

Blogging, social media use skyrocketing at universities

Blogging, social media use skyrocketing at universities | Information Cyber Corps | Scoop.it
From time to time I have been pleased to feature the research of the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Center for Marketing Research.
more...
No comment yet.
Information Cyber Corps
Cyber safety & security, net-neutrality, cyber rights, international cyber safety and security studies
Curated by Jeff Makana
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Jeff Makana
Scoop.it!

China's President Will Lead a New Effort on Cybersecurity - New York Times

China's President Will Lead a New Effort on Cybersecurity - New York Times | Information Cyber Corps | Scoop.it
Firstpost China's President Will Lead a New Effort on Cybersecurity New York Times SHANGHAI — President Xi Jinping is presiding over a new working group on cybersecurity and information security, China announced on Thursday, a sign that the...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Jeff Makana
Scoop.it!

Between Heartbleed And Homeland, NSA Treads Cybersecurity Gray Area - NPR

Between Heartbleed And Homeland, NSA Treads Cybersecurity Gray Area - NPR | Information Cyber Corps | Scoop.it
Between Heartbleed And Homeland, NSA Treads Cybersecurity Gray Area
NPR
Bloomberg Businessweek cybersecurity reporter Michael Riley explains. Copyright © 2014 NPR. For personal, noncommercial use only.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Jeff Makana
Scoop.it!

In China, Hagel Outlines US Approach To Cybersecurity - NPR

In China, Hagel Outlines US Approach To Cybersecurity - NPR | Information Cyber Corps | Scoop.it
In China, Hagel Outlines US Approach To Cybersecurity
NPR
In China, Hagel Outlines U.S. Approach To Cybersecurity. by Tom Bowman. April 08, 2014 5:00 AM ET. Listen to the Story. Morning Edition. 3 min 56 sec.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Jeff Makana
Scoop.it!

Cyber Attacks Against Small Businesses Nearly Doubled in 2013

Cyber Attacks Against Small Businesses Nearly Doubled in 2013 | Information Cyber Corps | Scoop.it
According to Symantec’s Internet Security Threat report, targeted cyber attacks against small businesses rose 91% and lasted three times longer last year from 2012.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Jeff Makana
Scoop.it!

Russia masters the art of clandestine warfare against Ukraine - The Week Magazine

Russia masters the art of clandestine warfare against Ukraine - The Week Magazine | Information Cyber Corps | Scoop.it
The Week Magazine Russia masters the art of clandestine warfare against Ukraine The Week Magazine Then, special forces units that specialize in "information operations" designed to induce anxiety and outrage among local populations follow a...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Jeff Makana
Scoop.it!

A dangerous new era: US must take lead in cybersecurity - Christian Science Monitor

A dangerous new era: US must take lead in cybersecurity - Christian Science Monitor | Information Cyber Corps | Scoop.it
Christian Science Monitor A dangerous new era: US must take lead in cybersecurity Christian Science Monitor Russian and Ukrainian ground forces are keeping their conventional weapons holstered for now, but it's an escalating shooting war in...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Jeff Makana
Scoop.it!

EU Legislation Ordering Operators to Retain User Records Ruled Invalid

EU Legislation Ordering Operators to Retain User Records Ruled Invalid | Information Cyber Corps | Scoop.it
Service operators in Europe may no longer be forced to keep records of their users' communications activity for up to two years, following a ruling by the (discussion: Service operators in Europe may no longer be forced to keep records of their...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Jeff Makana
Scoop.it!

MH 370 Reminds of US Vulnerabilities in Space - Huffington Post

MH 370 Reminds of US Vulnerabilities in Space - Huffington Post | Information Cyber Corps | Scoop.it
MH 370 Reminds of US Vulnerabilities in Space
Huffington Post
The recent loss of Malaysian Airlines Flight 370 is an international tragedy, and its complete disappearance is mystifying to a modern society based around instant information transfer.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Jeff Makana
Scoop.it!

Franken pushes DOJ on net neutrality in Comcast merger - The Hill (blog)

Franken pushes DOJ on net neutrality in Comcast merger - The Hill (blog) | Information Cyber Corps | Scoop.it
Washington Post Franken pushes DOJ on net neutrality in Comcast merger The Hill (blog) While the Obama administration's net neutrality rules — which kept Internet providers like Comcast from slowing or blocking access to certain websites — were...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Jeff Makana
Scoop.it!

AT&T fires back at Netflix, says Reed Hastings is asking for a 'free lunch'

AT&T fires back at Netflix, says Reed Hastings is asking for a 'free lunch' | Information Cyber Corps | Scoop.it
AT&T's Jim Cicconi, who oversees the telecom's global public policy, waded into the increasingly heated debate over the future of net neutrality today. Cicconi published a response to Reed...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Jeff Makana
Scoop.it!

Report: Cyber Security has $1.5B impact to San Diego - 10News

Report: Cyber Security has $1.5B impact to San Diego - 10News | Information Cyber Corps | Scoop.it
10News Report: Cyber Security has $1.5B impact to San Diego 10News Firms such as the anti-virus software maker ESET and the government contractor Sentek Global, which supplies the military with information technology services, have teamed up with...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Jeff Makana
Scoop.it!

NSA's reported Huawei hack gives glimpse of agency's role in 'cyber Cold War' - CNET

NSA's reported Huawei hack gives glimpse of agency's role in 'cyber Cold War' - CNET | Information Cyber Corps | Scoop.it
The latest report based on leaks by Edward Snowden has it that the NSA hacked into the servers of a Chinese router company that had itself been accused by the US of potentially aiding government espionage.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Jeff Makana
Scoop.it!

UVa takes on establishing ethics in growing field of big data - The Daily Progress

UVa takes on establishing ethics in growing field of big data - The Daily Progress | Information Cyber Corps | Scoop.it
UVa takes on establishing ethics in growing field of big data The Daily Progress It hasn't happened in data science yet, an extraordinarily technical field that's drawing a lot of attention from the general public as companies such as Google...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Jeff Makana
Scoop.it!

SEC Releases Cyber Security Examination Blueprint - Fox Business

SEC Releases Cyber Security Examination Blueprint - Fox Business | Information Cyber Corps | Scoop.it
SEC Releases Cyber Security Examination Blueprint
Fox Business
U.S. securities regulators have unveiled a road map that lays out how they plan to make sure Wall Street firms are prepared to detect and prevent cyber security attacks.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Jeff Makana
Scoop.it!

What Crimea telecom link could mean for Russia-Ukraine cyber-conflict

What Crimea telecom link could mean for Russia-Ukraine cyber-conflict | Information Cyber Corps | Scoop.it
Plans for a fiber-optic cable between Russia and Crimea are 'at an advanced stage,' and could change the balance of cyber-power by providing Russia with more offensive options, experts say.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Jeff Makana
Scoop.it!

Long-term storage of calls and texts illegal – EU court - Irish Independent

Long-term storage of calls and texts illegal – EU court - Irish Independent | Information Cyber Corps | Scoop.it
Irish Independent Long-term storage of calls and texts illegal – EU court Irish Independent The move casts doubt on the future of Irish mobile operators' legal right to hold such information for two years, as they are currently required to do under...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Jeff Makana
Scoop.it!

West Point to house cyber warfare research institute

West Point to house cyber warfare research institute | Information Cyber Corps | Scoop.it
The Army's academy has established a cyber warfare research institute to groom elite cyber troops and solve thorny problems for the Army and the nation in this new war-fighting domain.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Jeff Makana
Scoop.it!

Snowden: NSA targets communication of human rights workers - Al Jazeera America

Snowden: NSA targets communication of human rights workers - Al Jazeera America | Information Cyber Corps | Scoop.it
Daily Mail Snowden: NSA targets communication of human rights workers Al Jazeera America “Sharing this information with other governments could put human rights defenders the world over in imminent danger.” In a separate statement, HRW General...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Jeff Makana
Scoop.it!

China gives Hagel access to aircraft carrier, but not cybersecurity policy - CBS News

China gives Hagel access to aircraft carrier, but not cybersecurity policy - CBS News | Information Cyber Corps | Scoop.it
RT
China gives Hagel access to aircraft carrier, but not cybersecurity policy
CBS News
But in a speech planned for Tuesday, Hagel will point to cybersecurity as an example of an area where the U.S.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Jeff Makana
Scoop.it!

Hungary's Orban broke EU law by firing data chief, EU court rules - Yahoo News

Hungary's Orban broke EU law by firing data chief, EU court rules - Yahoo News | Information Cyber Corps | Scoop.it
Yahoo News Hungary's Orban broke EU law by firing data chief, EU court rules Yahoo News Orban argued Jori's removal was part of a reform to instead establish a state authority to safeguard information rights whose head is appointed by the...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Jeff Makana
Scoop.it!

Clinton says US should stay net boss

Clinton says US should stay net boss | Information Cyber Corps | Scoop.it
Net freedom could suffer after the US steps back from its role as ultimate overseer of the global network, says former US President Bill Clinton.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Jeff Makana
Scoop.it!

Europe may have some looming net neutrality issues of its own - BGR

Europe may have some looming net neutrality issues of its own - BGR | Information Cyber Corps | Scoop.it
Telecoms.com
Europe may have some looming net neutrality issues of its own
BGR
It's not just U.S. consumers that need to worry, at least for the time being, about recent decisions that affect net neutrality, The Next Web reports.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Jeff Makana
Scoop.it!

Chinese Police University Trains Beijing Hackers - Washington Free Beacon

Chinese Police University Trains Beijing Hackers - Washington Free Beacon | Information Cyber Corps | Scoop.it
Washington Free Beacon
Chinese Police University Trains Beijing Hackers
Washington Free Beacon
China's main internal security and police university is training hackers for cyber attacks, according to new information obtained by the U.S.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Jeff Makana
Scoop.it!

Zuckerberg Says Obama Steps on NSA Spying Not Enough - DailyFinance

Zuckerberg Says Obama Steps on NSA Spying Not Enough - DailyFinance | Information Cyber Corps | Scoop.it
Zuckerberg Says Obama Steps on NSA Spying Not Enough
DailyFinance
"People around the globe deserve to know that their information is secure and Facebook will keep urging the U.S.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Jeff Makana
Scoop.it!

Michelle Obama tells Chinese students internet freedom's a universal right - Reuters

Michelle Obama tells Chinese students internet freedom's a universal right - Reuters | Information Cyber Corps | Scoop.it
The Guardian
Michelle Obama tells Chinese students internet freedom's a universal right
Reuters
BEIJING (Reuters) - U.S.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Jeff Makana
Scoop.it!

Myanmar is Simultaneously Expanding and Repressing Free Speech - VICE News

Myanmar is Simultaneously Expanding and Repressing Free Speech - VICE News | Information Cyber Corps | Scoop.it
Myanmar is Simultaneously Expanding and Repressing Free Speech VICE News Drafted by the Ministry of Information, it establishes the government's authority to issue and revoke licenses for publication for any reason, and prohibits the publication of...
more...
No comment yet.