Category Critical Infrastructure Protection

Director of National Intelligence Statement For Record On Worldwide Threat Assessment (Feb. 26, 2015)

Unclassified_2015_ATA_SFR_-_SASC_FINAL The Director of National Intelligence’s Statement For The Record Of The U.S. Intelligence Community’s Worldwide Threat Assessment, Feb. 26, 2015,before the Senate Armed Services Committee can be downloaded from the link above; or, go to the Director of National Intelligence website and you can download from their webpage. V/R, RCP

Arms Control For A Cyber Age

Arms Control for a Cyber Age New York Times, Feb. 26, Pg. A26 | Editorial A recently disclosed document from the National Security Agency about the escalation of cyber attacks between the United States and Iran presents a chilling summary of how swiftly cyber warfare developed from the first salvos against Iran’s nuclear program a […]

Official Reports On The ‘Grave’ Damage Caused By Edward Snowden Leaks

If you cannot see the documents in the message please go to the link to access them. Official Reports on the Damage Caused by Edward Snowden’s Leaks Are Totally Redacted https://news.vice.com/article/ official-reports-on-the- damage-caused-by-edward- snowdens-leaks-are-totally- redacted By Jason Leopold February 25, 2015 | 12:30 pm Read more from Primary Sources: The VICE News FOIA Blog. Nearly […]

Intelligence Community’s Research ‘Arm’ Building A ‘Machine’ To Predict Cyber Attacks; Not A Panacea, Some Issues To Consider; ‘It Is The Second Mouse That Always Get The Cheese’

Intelligence Community’s Research ‘Arm’ Building A ‘Machine’ To Predict Cyber Attacks; Not A Panacea, Some Issues To Consider; ‘It Is The Second Mouse That Always Get The Cheese’ http://www.fortunascorner.wordpress.com Aliya Sternstein, writing on the February 24, 2015 website, DefenseOne, says that “the Intelligence Community is holding a contest to design software that combs open source […]

How The U.S. Military Will Fight The Islamic State On The Dark Web; Islamic State Cyber Threat To The U.S./West — Growing

How The U.S. Military Will Fight The Islamic State On The Dark Web; Islamic State Cyber Threat To The U.S./West — Growing http://www.fortunascorner.wordpress.com Patrick Tucker, writing on the DefenseOne website, has an article with the title above, discussing how the U.S. military plans to counter the Islamic State on the digital battlefield. I have written […]

CIA Plans To Expand Its Cyber Capabilities: Will Update Cyber Ops As Part Of Broad Reorganization

CIA Plans To Expand Its Cyber Capabilities Agency Seeks To Update Its Operations As Part Of Broad Reorganization Washington Post, Feb. 24, Pg. A1 | Greg Miller CIA Director John Brennan is planning a major expansion of the agency’s cyber-espionage capabilities as part of a broad restructuring of an intelligence service long defined by its […]

Sony, U.S. Agencies Fumbled After Cyber Attack

So did the POTUS and his ‘National Security Team’ Sony, U.S. Agencies Fumbled After Cyber Attack Lack of information and consultation led to flip-flops, added to confusion http://www.wsj.com/articles/ sony-u-s-agencies-fumbled- after-cyberattack-1424641424? mod=WSJ_hp_LEFTTopStories Some theaters, like the Sun-Ray Cinema in Jacksonville, Fla., went ahead and showed ‘The Interview’ despite anonymous threats, but government guidance was muddled.ENLARGE Some […]