Who’s Lurking Out there to Take Down Your Computer?
‘No efforts are made to contact government agencies whose credentials may be posted on a paste site’
Taxpayer dollars could be lost thanks to the government’s inability to form effective cloud computing contracts
Each fix costs bookoo cash, cash the Navy doesn’t have
The legality of private retaliation or declaring war over cyber-attacks is still murky.
‘It’s a much bigger challenge than anyone could have imagined’
‘We’ve seen [Russia] use [cyber warfare] in Georgia. We’ve seen some elements of that being used in Crimea’
‘There are no hard and fast rules’ to disclosing bugs
IE versions 6 to 11 compromised
‘That’s like going to negotiate with the Soviets and not knowing what ‘ICBM’ means’
‘What I recall is what the team told me, is that there were no high findings’
Shares of Barracuda Networks Inc , a data storage and internet security company, jumped as much as 32 percent in their debut, underscoring a growing interest in the red-hot cyber security market.
Obama signed an executive order in February that established a two-year timeline to set security standards
But the slow bureaucratic machinery of Washington could endanger companies combating fast-acting threats
Banks are one of the biggest targets for cyber attacks, which have occurred more frequently over the past two years
The perception of an increased threat, has also led to explosive demand for the best talent.
Lookout, one of the world’s biggest providers of mobile security software, said on Thursday that it has raised $55 million in financing.