Indian Information Warfare Agency Established

In a bid to counter Pakistani propaganda as well as frame policies for cyber-wars, the armed forces have all plans to expand the ambit of Defence Intelligence Agency by setting up an information warfare agency under the tri-service Integrated…


Windows XP Kills Dog, Steals Toaster

Tim Mullen has an excellent editorial at SecurityFocus.com discussing media hype associated with recent vulnerability disclosures. Worth the read. Full Story


This Gun For Hire

The suburbs of Washington, from Alexandria in the south to Dulles Airport in the west, make up the defense industry's fertile crescent. Within a short drive of the Pentagon, the CIA, and the rest of the national security state, one immaculate office…


Electronic attack slows Internet

Traffic on the many parts of the Internet slowed dramatically for hours early Saturday, the apparent effects of a fast-spreading, virus-like infection that overwhelmed the world's digital pipelines and interfered with Web browsing and delivery of…


Total Misrepresentation (of Total Information Awareness)

"The chance that the U.S. government will become a police state because it is better able to analyze private transactions for signs of terrorism is virtually nil; the chance would be greater, however, if the country were to experience a series of…


Clarke, a counterterrorism official in the Clinton administration, acknowledged that terrorist organizations such as al Qaeda haven’t turned the Internet into a weapon. But he cautioned against complacency. For years, he said, counterterrorism…


White-Hat Hate

When hackers broke into Ryan Russell's server and plastered his private e-mails and other personal files on the Internet last week, Russell tried to shrug it off as a harmless prank. But Russell, editor of Hack Proofing Your Network and an analyst…


Cyber-Attacks by Al Qaeda Feared

This article which appears in the June 27 edition of the Washington Post, if proven true, substantially changes the near-term cyberterrorism threat landscape. The TRC will likely issue a media release regarding this story, which I will post here.…


Wireless Network Hacking

I was interviewed for a CBC documentary on cyberterrorism several months ago. This segment is one of the better one's I have seen on the topic and the demonstrations of wireless network mapping are very interesting. You can view it online.


HERF Weapons for the Masses

Many security experts quickly dismiss the threat of HERF weapons as an attack platform. They might find the following site of particular interest. It details one individual's successful attempts to create operational HERF weapons. Visit SVBXLabs