DARPA wants to build a hacker proof defense network, but it doesn’t know how. So guess what? DARPA wants you to do it, and if you’re successful, you’ll be paid a whopping $2 million. This is part of the departments “Cyber Grand Challenge” that will take place over the next 3 years, which should be enough time to write a few line of code designed for the Pentagon.…Read More »
The paranoia is strong with former Vice President Dick Cheney, who has had the ability to access his implanted defibrillator with WiFi turned off due to the possibility of terrorists using it against him.
Dick Cheney, who has a had five heart attacks so far and recently had his defibrillator replaced as of 2007, revealed this bit of news Sunday, on CBC’s 60 Minutes.…Read More »
In July, a number of companies companies on Wall Street participated in a “staged simulation” called Quantum Dawn 2, Dawn.com reports. The aim of the simulation was to test how the companies would respond to a mass cyber attack.
Quantum Dawn 2 took place on July 18 and involved 50 companies, including Goldman Sachs Group Inc, Bank of America Corp, the US Treasury, as well as the FBI and the Department of Homeland Security. …Read More »