US killer spy drone controls switch to Linux

The control of US military spy drones appears to have shifted from Windows to Linux following an embarrassing malware infection. Ground control systems at Creech Air Force Base in Nevada, which commands the killer unmanned aircraft, became infected with a virus last September. In a statement at the time the…

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Talk of controls, double standards at cyber meet

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain and the United States rejected calls from China and Russia for greater Internet controls on Tuesday at the opening of a major cyberspace conference, but Western states faced accusations of double standards. View full post on cyber crime hacking – Yahoo! News Search Results View full…

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What are the 20 Critical Controls?, (Mon, Oct 3rd)

[the following is a guest diary contributed by Dr. Eric Cole] One of the questions I often receive is what are the twenty critical controls.  Details can be found at www.sans.org/cag but the general approach of the controls is to begin the process of establishing the prioritized baseline of information…

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