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  • Journalists in China Targeted by Cyber Attack - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Journalists in China Targeted by Cyber Attack

    According to an investigation by a team of Canadian researchers, foreign journalists operating in China are being subjected to malware attacks. The malware surrenders control of the infected to computer to a remote user. Journalists receive emails alleging to be from the economic editor who is planning a trip to China. Attached is a PDF […] More

  • Government Suggests Caution for Professionals Visiting China - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Government Suggests Caution for Professionals Visiting China

    As one of the central hubs for cyber attacks launched against the United States, Chinese attempts at cyber espionage against U.S. industry is of increasing concern. Government officials have suggested a number of somewhat strange protocols in an effort to defeat Chinese cyber-attack efforts. Some of the suggestions include weighing a computer brought on business […] More

  • Interview with Cyber Expert, GhostNet Investigator Ron Deibert - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Interview with Cyber Expert, GhostNet Investigator Ron Deibert

    University of Toronto Professor and director of the GhostNet project, Ron Deibert, spoke with The New New Internet regarding U.S. cybersecurity and the increased militarization of cyberspace. Deibert believes the future of cyberspace rests in building a global and open Internet. He fears the consequences of weaponization in cyberspace supported by current world leaders. TheNewNewInternet: Could you briefly […] More

  • Independence Day Cyber Assault: Who's Responsible? - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Independence Day Cyber Assault: Who's Responsible?

    On July 4, the websites of the Departments of Defense, State, and Homeland Security, and more than two dozen other websites in the US and South Korea experienced distributed denial of service attacks (DDoS).  This kind of brute-force attack has millions of zombie computers controlled by hackers (botnets) try to access secure content at once to overwhelm security […] More

  • Vivek Kundra To Speak at Potomac Officers Club - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Vivek Kundra To Speak at Potomac Officers Club

    In a rare public appearance, the nation’s first-ever Federal CIO, Vivek Kundra, will be speaking at the Potomac Officers Club on May 5th at the Tyson’s Corner Ritz Carlton.  Kundra is destined to make an impact within the industry and has already been recognized as one of the country’s top 25 CTO’s; earning the title 2008 IT Executive of the Year.  […] More

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