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NATO mulls 'offensive defence' with cyber warfare rules - The Express Tribune

NATO mulls 'offensive defence' with cyber warfare rules - The Express Tribune | Cyber Defence | Scoop.it
Comman­ders and expert­s have focuse­d on defend­ing networ­ks and blocki­ng attemp­ts at malici­ous manipu­lation of data
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NATO’s flagship cyber exercise begins in Estonia

NATO’s flagship cyber exercise begins in Estonia | Cyber Defence | Scoop.it

Cyber Coalition, NATO’s biggest and most important cyber defence exercise, is taking place this week. The exercise involves more than 700 participants from 25 Allies, as well as NATO partner countries, the European Union, industry and academia.

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Report: FBI failed to tell US officials they were targets of Russian hackers

Report: FBI failed to tell US officials they were targets of Russian hackers | Cyber Defence | Scoop.it

The FBI reportedly did not inform U.S. government officials that a Russian hacking operation was attempting to breach their personal emails.

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Uber: Hackers stole 57m passengers, drivers' info. We also bribed the thieves $100k to STFU

Uber: Hackers stole 57m passengers, drivers' info. We also bribed the thieves $100k to STFU | Cyber Defence | Scoop.it
And it happened a year ago, hoped you wouldn't find out
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NATO trains Serbian civil servants in cyber defence

NATO trains Serbian civil servants in cyber defence | Cyber Defence | Scoop.it

Civil servants from the Office of the National Security Council and Classified Information Protection of the government of Serbia were trained to deal with information systems security (INFOSEC) in real life situations. The training took place in Belgrade and Tallinn from 30 October until 10 November 2017 as part of NATO’s Science for Peace and Security (SPS) Programme.

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NATO Networks Get About 500 Cyber Attacks Every Month, Says European Defence Agency -

The European Defense Agency (EDA) tweeted Thursday that NATO networks encounter about 500 cyber attacks every month. EDA is an EU organization whose primary objective is to foster defense cooperation among members; it reports to the Council of the European Union. On the other hand, NATO is an inter-governmental military alliance that multiple states in …
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Christmas comes early: EU unwraps cybersecurity package and boosts ENISA

Christmas comes early: EU unwraps cybersecurity package and boosts ENISA | Cyber Defence | Scoop.it
The European Commission and the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy issued a Joint Communication to the European Parliament and the Council [JOIN(2017) 450 final] on 13 September 2017, bearing the title Resilience, Deterrence and Defence: Building strong cybersecurity for the EU.
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Critical Flaws in Intel Processors Leave Millions of PCs Vulnerable

Critical Flaws in Intel Processors Leave Millions of PCs Vulnerable | Cyber Defence | Scoop.it
Intel Patches Critical Flaws in Its Processors that Left Millions of PCs Vulnerable
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'Canada is a neighbour of Russia' when it comes to cyber threats, says Estonian Defence Minister

'Canada is a neighbour of Russia' when it comes to cyber threats, says Estonian Defence Minister | Cyber Defence | Scoop.it
Canada and other NATO countries must do more to counter Russia's growing and ever-evolving cyber threats, says the head of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization.
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Maritime Cyber Security: No Substitute for Testing

Maritime Cyber Security: No Substitute for Testing | Cyber Defence | Scoop.it
When no defence is completely effective against cyberattacks, it is vital to test responses to the inevitable incursions.
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Cyber security defence hinders on a better understanding of the threats

Cyber security defence hinders on a better understanding of the threats | Cyber Defence | Scoop.it
New research examines the cyber threat and how information can be disseminated via common platforms and a common terminology
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5 agencies expected to send data to US governmentwide cyber dashboard by end of 2017

5 agencies expected to send data to US governmentwide cyber dashboard by end of 2017 | Cyber Defence | Scoop.it
The Department of Homeland Security says every major agency has implemented the dashboard under the continuous diagnostics and mitigation (CDM) program.
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Is Russian social media meddling ‘cyberwarfare’? | GantNews.com

Is Russian social media meddling ‘cyberwarfare’? | GantNews.com | Cyber Defence | Scoop.it

U.S. lawmakers say Russia’s use of social media in the 2016 presidential election amounts to cyberwarfare.


Senators Dianne Feinstein of California and Angus King of Maine both used that term this week to describe Russian accounts and advertising that sowed division among Americans by promoting fake news and even protests.

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NATO visionaries: Artificial intelligence has huge potential for future military capacity

NATO visionaries: Artificial intelligence has huge potential for future military capacity | Cyber Defence | Scoop.it
The GLOBSEC NATO Adaptation Initiative, led by retired General John R. Allen, presented on Monday (27 November) its final report on the future of the Alliance. In a wide-ranging interview, EURACTIV.com spoke to General Allen and Ambassador Alexander Vershbow, former Deputy Secretary-General of NATO.
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'Treat infosec fails like plane crashes' – but hopefully with less death and twisted metal

'Treat infosec fails like plane crashes' – but hopefully with less death and twisted metal | Cyber Defence | Scoop.it

We never learn from incidents, says Europol security adviser

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Siemens, Trimble, Moody's breached by Chinese hackers, U.S. charges

Siemens, Trimble, Moody's breached by Chinese hackers, U.S. charges | Cyber Defence | Scoop.it

U.S. prosecutors have charged three Chinese nationals affiliated with a cyber security company in China with hacking into Siemens AG, Trimble Inc and Moody's Analytics to steal business secrets.

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Cyber and Space Weapons Are Making Nuclear Deterrence Trickier

Cyber and Space Weapons Are Making Nuclear Deterrence Trickier | Cyber Defence | Scoop.it
If you can’t trust your networks or satellite communications in a crisis, ‘use-or-lose’ scenarios get a lot closer.
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Car hacking is a national security issue, warns expert

Car hacking is a national security issue, warns expert | Cyber Defence | Scoop.it

Car hacking should be considered a national security issue in the current geopolitical climate, as hackers can "kill millions" of people using hijacked cars, said Justin Cappos, a computer scientist at New York University, was quoted as saying to thetimes.co.uk on Monday.

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Massive US military social media spying archive left wide open in AWS S3 buckets

Massive US military social media spying archive left wide open in AWS S3 buckets | Cyber Defence | Scoop.it
Dozens of terabytes exposed, your tax dollars at work
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Tether Hacked — Attacker Steals $31 Million of Digital Tokens

Tether Hacked — Attacker Steals $31 Million of Digital Tokens | Cyber Defence | Scoop.it
Hackers Steals $31 Million in US Dollar Digital Token From Tether
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Denmark to ramp up cyber security efforts - defence minister

Denmark to ramp up cyber security efforts - defence minister | Cyber Defence | Scoop.it
Denmark intends to invest to boost efforts to prevent cyber attacks in a strategy to be presented early next year, its defence minister said on Tuesday.
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Opinion | We’re at cyberwar. And the enemy is us.

Opinion | We’re at cyberwar. And the enemy is us. | Cyber Defence | Scoop.it
What are we to do when an adversary has figured out how to use our strengths against our national interest?
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WikiLeaks Vault 8 Part 1: CIA Wrote Code To Impersonate Russian Anti-Virus Company Kaspersky

WikiLeaks Vault 8 Part 1: CIA Wrote Code To Impersonate Russian Anti-Virus Company Kaspersky | Cyber Defence | Scoop.it
It's worth noting that Kaspersky was named in the infamous Trump dossier compiled by Fusion GPS under the behest of former spook Christopher Steele.

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This just makes you wonder?

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Estonia Disables Digital ID Cards After Security Scare

Estonia Disables Digital ID Cards After Security Scare | Cyber Defence | Scoop.it

Estonia has disabled digital ID cards used by hundreds of thousands of people after researchers discovered an encryption bug

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NATO pressing forward on cyber defense, official says

NATO pressing forward on cyber defense, official says | Cyber Defence | Scoop.it

Cyber official says alliance working on "special doctrine" for cyber operations.

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