FBI director: Hackers ‘poking around’ voter systems

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans The FBI has discovered attempted hacks of voter registration sites in more than a dozen states according to two law enforcement officials. US investigators believe that Russia is behind those attempted hacks the officials said. Earlier Wednesday, FBI Director James The…

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Director of Information Technology

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Recruitment/Posting Title Director of Information Technology Job Category Information Technology Department SAS – Dean’s Office Overview Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national research university and The post Director of Information Technology appeared first on National Cyber…

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Deputy Director of Information Technology, BERS

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Job Description   Position Summary: Under the direction of the Director of Information Technology (IT) of the Board of Education Retirement System (BERS), with great latitude for the exercise of independent judgment, the Deputy Director of Information Technology will The post…

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Engineering director charged with hacking into computer

SINGAPORE – An engineering director of a company was charged on Tuesday (April 12) with 53 counts of computer misuse in connection with the coverage of the 2015 South-east Asian Games (SEA Games) held in Singapore. Tan Khoon Guan, 58, is alleged to have gained access into the settings of…

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FBI director says they bought ‘a tool’ to hack terrorist’s iPhone

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans FBI Director James Comey said Wednesday that the government had purchased “a tool” from a private party in order to unlock the iPhone used by one of the San Bernardino shooters. “Litigation…

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Obama nominates new OPM director after hack

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans President Barack Obama has tapped a new leader for the Office of Personnel Management, the federal agency beset by questions over its handling of a massive hack on personal information earlier this year. The White House said Tuesday that Obama was…

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He is special guest at the Ground Zero Summit 2015 being organised by Indian Infosec Consortium – a group of ethical hackers. “Threat to national security has moved to the digital dimension. Terrorist organisations have turned social networks and online forums into recruitment hotbeds and propaganda mechanisms. We need a security apparatus in the digital space to address this threat. Hackers are the face of this digital army.” The actor said he is bringing his whole team including scriptwriters of the show to observe and interact with the ethical hacker community. (Also Read: Tabu Has Shown Interest in 24, Says Director ) “From November 22, I will start shooting for 24. It will go on air in 2016. When an actor prepares for a role, we often start to live like the character. Some call it method acting. We meet real life people like the character and try to understand their nuances, their life,” he said. As per the summit’s website, speakers will share details of the espionage mission as well as hold sessions on hacking of cellular networks, medical devices in hospitals, using technical loopholes in them. The consortium claims to have discovered cyber espionage operation under which phones of Indian Army personnel, who had downloaded some mobile application related to news, had been compromised by hackers based in Pakistan. IIC CEO Jiten Jain has said that the findings were handed over to security agencies who promptly acted and sanitised the infected handset early this year.

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans He is special guest at the Ground Zero Summit 2015 being organised by Indian Infosec Consortium – a group of ethical hackers. “Threat to national security has moved to the digital dimension. Terrorist organisations have turned social networks and online forums…

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‘Stoner hacked CIA Director AND Homeland Security Secretary’: Student leaks private information and claims to have accessed top-secret emails and voicemails

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans The FBI is investigating claims two of the highest-ranking national security officials in the US have had their personal emails hacked by a ‘dope smoking’ student hacker. Federal agents are probing reports that the personal accounts of CIA Director John Brennan…

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NSA Privacy Director says fears of government spying are unwarranted

It was one of the final questions of the NSA’s open Q&A today, and one that’s weighed heavily on the minds of American citizens since the Prism scandal last year: “Are our fears of being discreetly spied on merited? Read […] For more information go to http://www.NationalCyberSecurity.com, http://www. GregoryDEvans.com, http://www.LocatePC.net…

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