Watch the World Get Attacked By Cyber Criminals in Real Time

Watch the World Get Attacked By Cyber Criminals in Real Time
By Mario Aguilar
If you're an IT security nerd specialist holed up in some corporation's basement, you probably don't find this real-time visualization of the world's cyber attacks to be beautiful. But the rest of us can sit back and appreciate the eye candy.

Cyber Attacks on US Banks Expose Computer Vulnerability
Such a sustained network attack ranks among the worst-case scenarios envisioned by the NationalSecurity Agency, according to the U.S. official, who asked not to be identified because he isn't authorized to speak publicly. The extent of the damage may ...

Facebook Live Covers National Cyber Security Awareness Month Launch
The National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) will launch the ninth annual National Cyber SecurityAwareness Month (NCSAM) with an event in Omaha, Nebraska that will be available to viewers worldwide via Facebook Live -the social networks official live ...

Samuel Cox, US Cyber Command Officier, Says China Is Targeting Pentagon ...
Huffington Post
The United States is among the few countries reliably reported to have mounted a destructive keyboard-launched attack - against Iran's disputed nuclear centrifuges using malicious code known as Stuxnet that surfaced in 2010. Army General Keith ...

Government of Canada Launches Cyber Security Awareness Month With New ...
U.S. Politics Today
Canada's Minister of Public Safety, the Honourable Vic Toews, today launched Cyber SecurityAwareness Month and kicked off this year's efforts for Get Cyber Safe, Canada's national public awareness campaign on cyber security. "Our Government is ...

Shaping cyber security education
University of Delaware
28, 2012--Ensuring the security of the world's and our own nation's computers and networks is a key national challenge. The University of Delaware today announced that it will mount a targeted cyber security initiative to train future cyber sleuths to ...

University of Delaware

Limits Seen in White House Cybersecurity Executive Order
The White House may have difficulty bolstering U.S. cyber defenses through an executive order unless there's enough public support, according to former National Security Agency director Michael Hayden. If President Barack Obama issues an executive ...

DHS head: Obama has been too busy to read cyber-security executive order draft
Washington Examiner
“The executive order is in draft and the president has not yet had the opportunity to review it so I need to be very cautious in that regard,” Napolitano said at a cyber-security summit hosted by National Journal this morning. “He's been occupied,” she ...

Cyber security students receive $1.6 million grant
University at Buffalo The Spectrum
According to Dr. Shambhu Upadhyaya, the program's director: “One day, outside forces may attackour critical infrastructure in cyber terrorism. Experts are saying now that the next 9/11 may not be a physical blow. It could be the bringing down of ...

Russian Cyber Expert: Hackers Could Shut Down Power In Most Of The World In ...
Business Insider
Even inside the administration, Hayden said, the Defense Department has defined cyberspace as a warfare domain that it must "dominate," while the Department of Homeland Security has publicly disagreed. A core problem is that the same communications ...

Business Insider

Cyber Attacks Slow Down PNC Bank « CBS Pittsburgh
By Nick Kratsas
That's because PNC Bank, along with a few other major U.S. banks, were hit by a cyber attack that crippled their websites. KDKA AM's Larry Richert and John Shumway talk to David Brumley, a cyber security expert at Carnegie Mellon ...
CBS Pittsburgh

Roesch: Cyber Security an Arms Race
Martin Roesch, Sourcefire interim CEO, on the recent hacks against JPMorgan Chase & Bank of America, and the state of cyber security in the U.S..

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