Keep up-to-date on our latest news
Here we will cover the main events and incidents in the world of Cyber security. Visit our website to learn more about the major changes in this rapidly moving area.
When Israel's military chief delivered a high-profile speech this month outlining the greatest threats his country might face in the future, he listed computer sabotage as a top concern, warning a sophisticated cyberattack could one day bring the nation to a standstill
Hoo boy, this one's going to be difficult to explain. A new document leaked to Der Spiegel by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden indicates the NSA had taps on German chancellor Angela Merkel's phone for over a decade.
The world needs to understand that the cyber threat is really about a crippling attack, says Leon Panetta, former US secretary of state and director of the CIA.
“There is a strong need for greater partnership between the private sector and the government and military to share information,” Leon Panetta told the McAfee Focus 2013conference in Las Vegas.
Oct 27, 2013
Oct 26, 2013
Oct 03, 2013
After years of speculation that electronics can be accessed by intelligence agencies through a back door, an internal NSA catalog reveals that such methods already exist for numerous end-user devices.
Dec 29, 2013
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced a bold initiative this week calling on tech giants and Western powers to band together to protect the world from cyber-attacks, vowing to relax export restrictions normally placed on security-related technologies so Israeli cyber-defense companies can sell their expertise around the globe. Making this vision a reality, however, will be complicated.
Jan 29, 2014
Three Israeli defense contractors responsible for building the “Iron Dome” missile shield currently protecting Israel from a barrage of rocket attacks were compromised by hackers and robbed of huge quantities of sensitive documents pertaining to the shield technology, KrebsOnSecurity has learned.
Jul 14, 2014