US warns hackers backed by China are trying to steal the work of coronavirus researchers | ABC News

US officials have accused China of cyber attacks on organisations researching the coronavirus pandemic. The FBI and the US Cybersecurity Agency warned health care and research sectors that they are the prime targets of hackers linked to Beijing. The accusation has raised the temperature between the US and China, already at loggerheads over the pandemic. … Read more US warns hackers backed by China are trying to steal the work of coronavirus researchers | ABC News

Cloudflare Sees Uptick in Cyber Attacks as Internet Usage Increases

Cloudflare Sees Uptick in Cyber Attacks during Coronavirus According to Matthew Prince, the co-founder and CEO of Cloudflare, there are more cyber attacks happening during the current surge in internet usage, while the coronavirus outbreak is ongoing. May.10 — Matthew Prince, co-founder and chief executive officer of San Francisco-based software maker Cloudflare Inc., which provides … Read more Cloudflare Sees Uptick in Cyber Attacks as Internet Usage Increases

Access to new COVID-19 tools & other topics – Daily Briefing (24 April 2020)

Noon briefing by Stephane Dujarric, Spokesperson for the Secretary-General of the United Nations, and by Reem Abaza, Spokesperson for the President of the 74th Session of the General Assembly. Highlights: Secretary-General – Humanitarian Response to COVID-19 – Media Freedom – WHO – Cyber Attacks – Security Council – UNHCR – Lebanon – Haiti -Myanmar – … Read more Access to new COVID-19 tools & other topics – Daily Briefing (24 April 2020)

FIC2020: The top cybersecurity trends to watch for

As the 12th edition of the International Forum on Cybersecurity (FIC) comes to an end in the French city of Lille, we tell you what types of cyber attacks are on the rise and how hackers are still using the art of deception to get hold of your confidential information.   Subscribe to France 24 now: … Read more FIC2020: The top cybersecurity trends to watch for

Massive cyberattack spreads ransomware virus globally

A major cyberattack has crippled computer systems around the world and shut down government agencies and thousands of businesses. It is linked to the so-called WannaCry ransomware, a virus that holds data hostage until a payment is made. Al Jazeera’s Mereana Hond reports. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish … Read more Massive cyberattack spreads ransomware virus globally

Experts warn of new cyber-attack threats

Experts warn of new cyber-attack threats Further large-scale disruption in the wake of Friday’s ransomware computer attack appears to have been averted. The Wanna Cry virus locked data and demanded a ransom on more than 200,000 computers in 150 countries. But there are still many questions about who is responsible. Experts say the latest attack … Read more Experts warn of new cyber-attack threats

Chris Hemsworth to Star in “Black Hat” as the Hacker Who Can Handle a Gun

A digital menace is stalking the globe, as banks begin to malfunction, power stations experience critical failures and it seems every computer directed system is under threat. When the authorities question who can save the world from this omnipotent threat, Nicholas Hathaway steps forward as the convicted hacker, currently in jail, who is the only … Read more Chris Hemsworth to Star in “Black Hat” as the Hacker Who Can Handle a Gun

Looking Ahead to the Solar System Internetwork – Scott Burleigh

Communication with spacecraft, both crewed and robotic, and both in Earth orbit and in deep space, should become a bit easier in the near future.  The world’s national space agencies have converged on standards for building a “Solar System Internetwork” (SSI) that is aimed at simplifying communication among engineers, scientists, and robots in space flight … Read more Looking Ahead to the Solar System Internetwork – Scott Burleigh

World Economic Forum at Davos Launches Risk Response Network

At the World Economic Forum in Davos, where world leaders are meeting this week to discuss issues of global importance, the Risk Response Network was launched. Part of the slow capability building that could eventually lead to more greatly inter-connected global governance, the initiative dovetails with the WEF theme for this year “shared norms for … Read more World Economic Forum at Davos Launches Risk Response Network

NATO Countries Flex Cyber Defences

On 16th – 18th November, NATO will conduct a military cyber defence exercise named “Cyber Coalition 2010“. The exercise will test incident responses, inter-agency collaboration, and the decision making processes of NATO and its member states. The exercise will include scenarios such as multiple simultaneous cyber attacks targeting NATO and NATO member states. The NATO … Read more NATO Countries Flex Cyber Defences

ITEC 2010 – Training and Simulation for Modern Combat

ITEC is Europe’s largest defence training and simulation conference and exhibition. The event brings simulation and training technologies from academic, scientific, military and civil emergencies to a wide audience from the military, defence and high-tech industries. The 21st ITEC was held in London’s ExCeL centre from the 18th-20th May 2010. The exhibition attracted over 135 … Read more ITEC 2010 – Training and Simulation for Modern Combat