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  • DHS S&T Opens Tech Testing Opportunity for GPS Equipment Manufacturers - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    DHS S&T Opens Tech Testing Opportunity for GPS Equipment Manufacturers

    The Department of Homeland Security‘s science and technology directorate has issued a request for information participation for global positioning system equipment manufacturers to offer an opportunity for product testing against jamming and spoofing threats. DHS said Monday it will host a GPS Testing for Critical Infrastructure event April 17-April 21 at the Muscatatuck Urban Training Center in […] More

  • TCS-Symantec Team to Build Anti-Financial Fraud Tool; Keith Bhatia Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    TCS-Symantec Team to Build Anti-Financial Fraud Tool; Keith Bhatia Comments

    TeleCommunication Systems and Symantec have partnered to develop a technology for commercial enterprises to identify and prevent financial fraud, unauthorized account access and other illicit activities online. TCS said Monday it will integrate its Trusted Location platform with Symantec“™s Mobility Risk Detection system to create a combined tool designed to determine if a mobile device“™s location has been compromised […] More

  • Report: Web Hosts Common Target of Phishers - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Report: Web Hosts Common Target of Phishers

    Nearly 40 percent of web hosts were repeat victims of phishing attacks that resulted in the placing of malware on their server platforms, according to a new report by the Internet Policy Committee of the Anti-Phishing Working Group. Thirty-seven percent of respondents said their websites had phishing or spoof sites planted on their web servers […] More

  • 35K Chinese Websites Hacked in 2010 - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    35K Chinese Websites Hacked in 2010

    Tens of thousands of websites in China were attacked by hackers in 2010, including 4,635 government websites, according to a report released by the National Computer Network Emergency Response Technical Team/Coordination Center of China. The report, quoted by People’s Daily Online, said government websites are vulnerable to cyber attacks, and websites of financial institutions have […] More

  • Russian Payment Processor Hit with DNS Hijacking - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Russian Payment Processor Hit with DNS Hijacking

    Cyber criminals are now using domain name system hijackings to steal critical personal information, such as credit card numbers, according to a new report by an Internet service provider. Internet Identity’s eCrime Trends Report revealed evidence that cyber crooks hijacked ChronoPay.com, Russia's largest payment processor Dec. 25 and 26 via DNS hijacking. By redirecting the […] More

  • Cyber Thieves Attack Jersey Shore Bank - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Cyber Thieves Attack Jersey Shore Bank

    Hackers managed to steal $600,000 from a Jersey Shore town’s bank account, and $200,000 is still missing, Philadelphia Inquirer reports. TD Bank notified Brigantine, N.J., last week that multiple wire transfers had come from the town’s account. Authorities said someone got access to a user name and password and possibly used a virus or spoofed […] More

  • Cyber Jargon YOU Need To Know - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Cyber Jargon YOU Need To Know

    As the use of the internet and technology grows, so do its terms and definitions. Here is a rundown of today’s most frequently used cyber terms. We left something out? Please feel free to leave a comment below to further enhance our ‘cyber jargon’ glossary. Authentication: Confirms that a computer program or individual attempting to […] More

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