Category Archives: Security

A Techwise Conversation With Steve Chabinsky of the FBI’s Cyber Division

BY STEVEN CHERRY // MON, DECEMBER 12, 2011 Let’s start with a quote: The “cyber threat is one of the most serious economic and national security challenges we face as a nation.” That’s not a statement from the computer trade press, trying to

A Techwise Conversation With Steve Chabinsky of the FBI’s Cyber Division

BY STEVEN CHERRY // MON, DECEMBER 12, 2011 Let’s start with a quote: The “cyber threat is one of the most serious economic and national security challenges we face as a nation.” That’s not a statement from the computer trade press, trying to

Cyber experts dispute McAfee’s Shady RAT report

Earlier this month, cybersecurity experts discovered a five-year operation that infiltrated U.S. government and UN computer networks; China is believed to be the culprit behind the systematic attacks, dubbed “Operation Shady RAT,” which also hit major defense contractors and private

Cyber experts dispute McAfee’s Shady RAT report

Earlier this month, cybersecurity experts discovered a five-year operation that infiltrated U.S. government and UN computer networks; China is believed to be the culprit behind the systematic attacks, dubbed “Operation Shady RAT,” which also hit major defense contractors and private

Japanese pharmaceutical crippled by insider cyberattack

Last week a disgruntled former contract employee pleaded guilty for severely disrupting the networks of Shionogi, a Japanese pharmaceutical firm; the attacks were so severe that they crippled Shionogi’s operations for “a number of days, leaving employees unable to ship

Japanese pharmaceutical crippled by insider cyberattack

Last week a disgruntled former contract employee pleaded guilty for severely disrupting the networks of Shionogi, a Japanese pharmaceutical firm; the attacks were so severe that they crippled Shionogi’s operations for “a number of days, leaving employees unable to ship