The former Director has expressed concern about the facility which remains unmanned and unattended. Charles, who served as Director from 2009-2015 said that almost two million dollars’ worth of equipment is sitting in the building without any maintenance.
A politically motivated cybercrime group from the Middle East has recently begun turning its attention to IT and incident response staff in a bid to gain privileged access to target networks.
Lincoln Laboratory, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, recently unveiled LLCipher, a new outreach program for high school students. LLCipher is a one-week cryptography workshop that provides an introduction to modern cryptography — a math-based, theoretical approach to securing data.
The Saudi Arabian government came close to buying control of Italian surveillance software company Hacking Team, notorious for selling its product to undemocratic regimes, according to hacked emails posted by WikiLeaks.
Efforts to improve the identification process of undocumented immigrants who die while crossing from Mexico into Texas will take center stage in the Rio Grande Valley today.
An armed man went on a violent crime spree Friday morning before opening fire on Arlington police several times during a chase that ended with a violent crash that seriously injured three people, police say. The chase began at about 11 a.m. in Arlington, nearly two hours after police said the man's crime spree began in Mansfield.
Many years ago cyber crooks could mostly rely on their own knowledge, skills and ad hoc payment solutions, but today these schemes may involve a dozen different, globally distributed parties, each specializing in and responsible for some particular piece of the operation. This change has made researchers slowly realize that when it comes to fighting this abuse, concentrating only on protecting users and systems is a flawed strategy.
In the world of information technology, we are constantly inundated with the threat, or at least the perceived threat, that the networked systems we rely on could be breached at any time. For the most part that concern is valid, but three researchers took a look at the last decade in data intrusions, and what they found might surprise you.
President Barack Obama on Friday laid out a fresh threat of sanctions for economic espionage emanating from China, even as he and President Xi Jinping pledged their countries would not conduct or support such hacking.
Researchers have found that automated and human verification for voice-based user authentication systems are vulnerable to voice impersonation attacks.
The investigation that lead to the discovery of the skeletal remains off Lee Road 241 in the Salem community is now being considered a criminal homicide investigation.
Gonzalez, with forty years of experience in the field offered a master conference on the state of forensic sciences on the island during the 9th Symposium of Criminal Technics Tecnicrim 2015 which kicked off Wednesday at Havana´s International Convention Center.
An infamous advanced persistent threat hacking group known as Naikon is actually China's PLA Unit 78020 and a military intelligence expert there, traced to the attacks via his social media and other activity.
The Fifth Amendment right against compelled self-incrimination would be breached if two insider trading suspects were forced to turn over the passcodes of their locked mobile phones to the Securities and Exchange Commission, a federal judge has ruled.
With hackers and the security research community constantly finding new ways to break every piece of software that touches the Internet, it’s easy to get lost in the endless cycle of hacks and patches and hacks. But one team of Googlers and academic researchers has stepped back from that cycle to take a broader view of the maelstrom of scams, fraud and theft online.