Russia’s President Vladimir Putin (R) and ExxonMobil Chairman and CEO Rex Tillerson (L) attend at the ceremony of the signing of an agreement between state-controlled Russian oil company Rosneft and ExxonMobil in June 2012 MIKHAIL KLIMENTYEV/AFP/Getty …http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-politics/trump-cyber-security-office-white-house-closure-rumours-christopher-painter-a7848076.html
Not since the days of the now-legendary Silk Road has a single site dominated the dark web’s black market as completely, and for as long, as the online bazaar known as AlphaBay. And with the news that the site has been torn down by a law enforcement raid–and one of its leaders found dead in a Thai….
Christopher Painter Departs at Month’s End as First U.S. Cyber Diplomat Christopher Painter, who has advocated for diplomatic engagement with cyber friends and foes alike, is leaving his post as coordinator of cyber issues at the State Department, a job he has held since early 2011.
On this day in tech history, documents collected by an engineer turned spy proved the Soviets had been stealing American technological research and development.http://www.edn.com/electronics-blogs/edn-moments/4390741/Farewell-dossier-proves-US-tech-and-research-stolen–July-19–1981
Apple appointed its vice president of wireless operations to spearhead its operations in China as it seeks to reverse declining sales amid a political environment hostile to foreign businesses. Born in the northeastern Chinese city of Shenyang and fluent in Mandarin, Isabel Ge Mahe will work from….
Almost half of companies across five Asia-Pacific markets view employees’ lack of cybersecurity awareness as the biggest threat, with 67 percent describing internal threat as a risk the organisation.
Though cyber warfare has allowed countries to carry out their operations at a faster pace and in larger areas using deceit as weapon, like every technology it has also gotten out of hand The post Qatari websites hacked: As cyber warfare gains prominence, countries may be at risk without even realising it appeared first on Firstpost .
Criminals offer structured advice for others who want to steal and use your financial data.http://money.cnn.com/2017/07/19/technology/credit-card-stealing-class-digital-shadows/index.html?section=money_topstories&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed:%20rss/money_topstories%20%28CNNMoney:%20Top%20Stories%29
The all-important Aadhaar is likely to gain even more ground as consumer-facing internet companies like Ola, Uber and Airbnb are contemplating using it for verification. BuzzFeed News reported that Ola and Uber had been exploring the Aadhaar option to verify drivers while Airbnb was planning to use it for Indian hosts on its platform.http://www.bgr.in/news/uber-ola-airbnb-might-soon-use-aadhaar-for-identification-report/
freebeacon.com – BY: Bill Gertz Follow @BillGertz July 7, 2017 5:00 am Russian military forces are using information warfare tools to confront the United States, according to a new Defense Intelligence Agency report.… Tweeted by @Cyber_CIP_CI https://twitter.http://freebeacon.com/national-security/dia-reveals-new-details-russian-information-warfare/