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Sanctions for cyber crimes can help deter threats – to a point

As U.S. officials unofficially point to China’s involvement in the Office of Personnel Management breach, President Obama’s recent cyber-crimes sanctions potentially could come into play....

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LookingGlass acquires malware-fighting firm from Prague

The Arlington, Va.-based cybersecurityCybersecurity: A set of security techniques that are designed to protect the integrity of computer systems, programs and data from theft and damage to their hardware, software or other information as well as the disruption and misappropriation of their services. LookingGlass Cyber (n) - Professional paid ninjas who protect the cyber world from cyber attacks. Everybody is doing it, but we have the double black belt with the Versace logo. So yeah, we’re really good. company that was founded in Baltimore and has offices in Canton acquired Kleissner & Associates. The Czech Republic-based company specializes in...

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There’s A Plan to Immediately Purge Some Governmentwide Network Surveillance Data

After a series of stinging government hacks, the Department of Homeland Security said scans of incoming Internet traffic from the public would be amped up....

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Q+A: What Wednesday’s tech glitches signal for industry, drones, Las Vegas

In the span of hours, Wednesday provided a clear example of how some of our most advanced global businesses and essential infrastructure are vulnerable to...

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Six Degrees of 3rd Party Risk From Russian Cyber Ops

Six degrees of separation is a theory that everyone in the world is six, or fewer steps, from any other person in the world. This...

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An Attack-Ridden Landscape

With apologies to English songwriters Anthony Newley and Leslie Bricusse, it’s a new dawn, a new breach… Considering the current climate, are organizations changing the...

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Blackmail scenarios enabled by federal personnel data hack

An official at the respected Center for Strategic and International Studies this morning tweeted that China-backed hackers believed to be behind the Office of Personnel...

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Negating Cybersecurity Threats From Within

Real-time web and mobile event analytics tools, such as the DetACT solution pictured above from the Delft, Netherlands-based Fox-IT, can help fight insider fraud....

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OpiaTalk’s Popomaronis, Lookingglass win TEDCO ICE awards

With a host of Maryland tech scene players gathered at the Columbia Town Center Hotel, TEDCO CEO Rob Rosenbaum shifted the focus from the hardware...

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Russian cyberwar advances military interests in Ukraine, report says

As troops prepare to move, cyber activity flares. Cyberwar does not take place in vacuum. When a geopolitical showdown is underway, nation states have every...

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