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Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said that US claims Moscow is meddling in the American election process are "flattering" but baseless. [Read More]
Foreign spies hacked into an Australian government agency's computer system and accessed an unknown number of documents. [Read More]
Directly accusing Russia of trying to manipulate the 2016 US presidential election, the United States on Friday issued a stark warning that it would act when it wants to protect its interests. [Read More]
The U.S. government has officially accused Russia of conducting cyberattacks against American political organizations with the intent of interfering with the upcoming election process. [Read More]
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) says that some of the leaked data may have been manipulated by the hackers before public release. [Read More]
Iran-linked hackers previously focusing on Saudi Arabia have started targeting government organizations in several countries, including the US [Read More]
New report from Booz Allen Hamilton says the December 2015 Ukraine power grid attacks were part of a 2-year, multi-pronged campaign [Read More]
Your payment card data might be of interest to a duo of cybercriminals that FireEye refers to as the “Vendetta Brothers.” [Read More]
Two Russia-linked threat groups target citizen journalists investigating Russia’s involvement in the downing of flight MH17 [Read More]
Two US lawmakers who are members of their respective intelligence committees said Thursday that a spate of recent cyber attacks suggests Russia is trying to disrupt the November election. [Read More]

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Ryan Naraine's picture
Thomas Rid, Professor in the Department of War Studies at King’s College London, joins the podcast to discuss the lack of nuance in the crypto debate and the future of global cyber conflict.
James McFarlin's picture
If there were any lingering doubts that cybersecurity is a geopolitical issue with global implications, such opinions were cast on the rocks by discussions this past week at the 2015 World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.
James McFarlin's picture
The overall industry tone of caution around active defenses may be calibrated to defuse the notion rather than taking the argument, buying time for other alternatives to surface.
James McFarlin's picture
Does a dangerous threat lie with ISIS’s possible use of cyber weapons against American critical infrastructure, financial system or other targets? Will such attacks be attempted and do the capabilities exist within ISIS to do so?
James McFarlin's picture
Creative disruption, where a paradigm shift in thinking replaces an existing order, may be an elusive concept but its power as a driving force of human behavior cannot be denied.
James McFarlin's picture
One can only hope our nation’s alarm clocks wake up and stir our national leaders’ imaginations before a cyber incident of the magnitude of 9/11 results in the need for a “Cyber Strikes Commission Report.”
Tal Be'ery's picture
Defenders should use their "Strategic Depth" to mitigate attacks not on the perimeter but deeper within their network where they can leverage on their strategic advantage.
Jeffrey Carr's picture
The term “Tipping Point” is controversial because it has been so widely misused and loosely applied; two abuses that I often see in the cyber security marketplace.
Eric Knapp's picture
Enemy infrastructure is and always has been an important military target. The difference is that with increasingly automated and connected infrastructure, the ability for an enemy to target these systems digitally has increased, putting these systems at greater risk.
Mark Hatton's picture
I believe that no other nation can match the capabilities of the United States military, but at the same time, matching the level of resources and investment in cyber being made by nation states such as China could prove impossible.