Category Archives: Cyberwarfare

Real-time map of global cyber-attacks

Check out this real-time map of a subset of “live” global cyber-attacks registered by the security company “Norse.” Incredible – I was only watching for a couple of minutes and witnessed a huge attack directed against the U.S.

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The (cyber-)war on “cognitive space”

The U.K.’s Ministry of Defence is investing millions into research on the future of cyberwarfare, including the use of psychological techniques and social media to manipulate people’s beliefs. According to the Guardian, this research includes “Understanding Online Avatars, Cognitive and … Continue reading

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‘Computer virus’ infects drone fleet

A computer virus has infected the cockpits of America’s Predator and Reaper drones, logging pilots’ every keystroke as they remotely fly missions over Afghanistan and other warzones. The virus, first detected nearly two weeks ago by the military’s Host-Based Security … Continue reading

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