Russian Firm Manufactures "Cyber Protected" Machine Tools

May 23, 2018 @ 02:19 PM

Holding High Precision Systems NPO, affiliated to Rostec, introduced a line of multi-purpose high-precision turning, turning and milling and milling processing centers with Russian computer numerical control system (CNC) "Olympus". The developments will ensure cybersecurity and technological independence of critical Russian manufacturing industries, Rostec press release states

US Plans to Cripple Adversary Missiles Using Cyberwarfare

May 23, 2018 @ 02:14 PM

The United States seeks to add cyberwarfare to its antiballistic missile arsenal to destroy enemy missiles before they launch in case of an imminent threat,

Microsoft's Cloud Computing for US Intel Agencies

May 22, 2018 @ 12:27 PM

Microsoft has reached an agreement to provide 17 US intelligence agencies with its cloud-computing platform, The Washington Post reported. According to the media outlet, citing the company's executives, the new deal will allow it to move intelligence agencies computer systems onto Microsoft Office 365 apps and add some cloud-based apps that...

Japan MoD to Outsource Cyber-security Operations to Private Sector

May 21, 2018 @ 10:46 AM

The Japanese Ministry of Defense (MoD) is planning to outsource part of its cber-security operations to private sector personnel on short term contracts to respond to cyber-attacks. The ministry is eyeing to increase personnel at its cyber-threat units and will include outsourcing plan in a mid-term defense program from April next...

Denmark Unveils $240M Cyber Defence Plan

May 16, 2018 @ 01:17 PM

The Danish government has unveiled a $240 million to protect Authorities, businesses and individuals as part of their strategy for cyber and information security. The strategy consists of 25 concrete initiatives to strengthen society's defense against cyber-attacks and cybercriminals

Mitsubishi Heavy, NTT Develop Advanced Cyber Security Technology

April 26, 2018 @ 11:06 AM

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI), Nippon Telegraph and Telephone (NTT) and associated companies have commercialized InteRSePT1, a jointly developed cyber security technology for critical infrastructure control systems. InteRSePT1 provides real-time anomaly detection and response for unknown cyber-attacks, contributing to safe and secure system operations

Raytheon, Virsec To Jointly Protect Government And Critical Infrastructure From Cyberattacks

April 24, 2018 @ 09:18 AM

Raytheon Company announced an alliance with Virsec to bring commercial cybersecurity tools to global government and critical infrastructure customers. Virsec's patented Trusted Execution technology protects networks by detecting deviations in software applications caused by cyber intrusions

Australian Military Bans Chinese WeChat App

March 14, 2018 @ 01:57 PM

The Australian Defense Department has banned its employees from using WeChat, an instant messaging app that's huge in China, likely related to data security fears within Australia. Employees at the Australian Defense Department have been prohibited from going on WeChat

Leonardo Teams Up With Nozomi Networks To Secure Critical Infrastructures

March 9, 2018 @ 02:32 PM

Leonardo and Nozomi Networks, the leader in real-time cybersecurity and operational visibility for industrial control systems (ICS), have partnered to implement the safety of industrial control systems and critical infrastructure, with the help of deep network visibility, non-intrusive monitoring and continuous threat detection. The partnership will provide Nozomi Networks deep network visibility, non-intrusive monitoring and continuous threat detection capabilities to enhance Leonardos comprehensive Cyber Protection Program for Industrial and Critical National Infrastructures (CNI)

Britain Blames Russia For Cyber Attacks On Global Businesses and Ukraine Government

February 15, 2018 @ 01:36 PM

Britain has held the Russian government responsible for the cyber attacks on the businesses across Europe last year. British Foreign Minister Tariq Ahmad said in a statement: "the U

Transnational Cyber Theft Gang busted with Bangkok Arrest

February 10, 2018 @ 11:44 AM

An international gang of cyber criminals accused of stealing and selling credit card and personal identity data has been busted with the arrest of a Russian national in Bangkok on Friday. The Thailand Police have detained the Russian national, Sergey Sergeyvich Medvedev believed to be the No

Indonesian Agency, Australian Counterpart to Create Cyber Defence Standards

February 1, 2018 @ 04:25 AM

Indonesias cyber defence organization, the State Code and Cyber Agency (BSSN) said it will team up with Australian counterpart in creating standard of handling cyber attacks. "Yesterday we organized a workshop with friends from Australia and we will cooperate technically at least in incident handling, in creating the standard," BSSN spokesman Anton Setiawan told ANTARA News Agency on the sidelines of Indonesia-Australia Digital Forum 2018 here on Wednesday