Plan X

Cyber experts engage on DARPA's Plan X

When the team behind DARPA's Plan X mapped out where it wanted to go with research in the dev

How the Pentagon's Plan X could revolutionize cyberwarfare

The same Pentagon futurologists who helped create the Internet are about to begin a new era of cy

DARPA - Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency : 2012/10/17 Cyber Experts Engage on DARPA’s Plan X

Proposers' Day dialogue cements program approach

When the team behind DARPA's Plan X mapped out where it wanted to go with research in the development of cyber capabilities and platforms, it knew the DARPA approach to problem solving included soliciting input from the leading experts in the field. On October 15 and 16, DARPA outlined its plans for Plan X to a packed house of potential developers and performers and solicited their feedback. 

Who is attacking the financial world, and why?

 

PENTAGON RECEIVES ‘OVERWHELMING RESPONSE’ TO PLAN X CYBER OFFENSIVE

 Officials at the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency have decided to postpone briefin

Malware... It’s all about you...

Article published on The Malta Indipendent

by Ron Kelson - Vice Chair ICT Gozo Malta Project, Pierluigi Paganini – Director and CISO of Bit4ID, Italy and Benjamin Gittins - CTO Synaptic Laboratories Ltd.

The military strategist Carl von Clausewitz stated:

“All war presupposes human weakness and seeks to exploit it.”

Malicious software (malware) is software that is explicitly designed to exploit vulnerabilities in computing devices and human users to the malicious advantage of the malware author or malware user. Malware comes in many forms, including computer viruses, worms, trojan, spyware, ransom-ware, ad-ware, root kits, and so on.

The ‘cyber war’ era began long ago

 

Cyberwarfare: The strategic importance of defense

I was reading an interesting article on the cyber wars I was attracted by the comparison of Stuxnet to the first nuclear bomb detonated at a site nicknamed Trinity in the barren Jornada del Muerto desert of New Mexico on  July 16, 1945.