The Chinese government claims a foreign policy of non interference in other countries' internal affairs, but there's a growing mountain of evidence that's just not true.
Until now, the United States’ cyber warfare policy has been one of defense, with a few noteworthy exceptions. Indeed, President Obama’s 2012 Presidential Policy Directive 20 (PPD-20) required a complex and lengthy interagency legal process before approval of any offensive cyber operation.
An Israeli-U.S. cybersecurity firm released a new report on Monday evening, claiming that “nation-state” hackers had compromised the systems of at least ten cellular carriers around the world to steal metadata related to specific users. Albeit unconfirmed, both the targeted individuals and the hackers are believed to link to China.
The decision by U.S. President Trump to pull back from a retaliatory strike against Iran for the downing of a surveillance drone because there would be “too many deaths for a proportionate response” has been painted as a backtrack.
The Pentagon is pushing hard toward a new software development model that gets the bugs out early through constant testing and improvement, avoiding traditional IT disasters where flaws only become obvious too late.
A saga that began with a municipal employee opening a corrupted email has forced a small Florida city to take the extraordinary step of agreeing to pay nearly $600,000 to the hackers who paralyzed their computer systems.
In the world of information technology (IT) security, one of the most important functions that can be performed is testing the security controls that have been put into place. These tests are conducted from two points of view: internal and external.
Civil society and rights groups in Myanmar said Facebook has failed to adequately act against online hate speech that incites violence against the country’s Muslim minorities, neglecting to effectively enforce its own rules.
GDPR turned one at the end of May! Its introduction forced companies to consider data, privacy and security issues as part of their daily operations rather than as a nuisance or an afterthought.