The internet will never be hacker free, warns DARPA

The US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has warned that users of the internet will never be fully secure. DARPA director Arati Prabhakar made the claim during the Washington Post‘s Cybersecurity Summit, arguing that the only way fully to […] For more information go to http://www.NationalCyberSecurity.com, http://www. GregoryDEvans.com, http://www.LocatePC.net…

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DARPA transfers advanced Cyber net testing facility to DoD

Mark Rockwell Top Priority Sector:  cyber_security A vast new Internet-like test bed that can probe complex defense and commercial critical infrastructure networks’ Cyber security-worthiness is now in the hands of the Department of Defense. On Nov. 13, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) said it had officially transferred the…

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DARPA taps amateur astronomer community to help protect satellites

Mark Rockwell Top Priority Sector:  infrastructure_protection Defense researchers unveiled a program on Nov. 10 that would enlist private, amateur astronomers’ help in warding off disasters in space. NASA estimates more than 500,000 pieces of hazardous space debris orbit the earth, threatening satellites that support peacekeeping and combat missions, including old…

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DARPA taps amateur astronomer community in protecting satellites

Mark Rockwell Top Priority Sector:  infrastructure_protection Defense researchers unveiled a program on Nov. 10 that would enlist private, amateur astronomers’ help in warding off disasters in space. NASA estimates more than 500,000 pieces of hazardous space debris orbit the earth, threatening satellites that support peacekeeping and combat missions, including old…

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Israeli university team participating in DARPA robotics challenge

Top Priority Sector:  disaster_preparedness_emergency_response Image Caption:  GFE platform Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) in Israel is the only foreign team in DARPA’s Robotics Challenge aimed at developing a disaster response robot. BGU’s said its team “Robil” is developing software to control the Boston Dynamics, Inc., developed GFE Platform, based…

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