Nine in ten security professionals rate cybersecurity as a larger threat than border security

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PRNewswire: Lastline, a provider of AI-powered network security, announced the results of a survey completed at the 2019 RSA Conference that illustrates the extremely low level of trust that security professionals have in our collective security systems. In a nearly unanimous response, 92 percent of respondents feel that cybersecurity is a bigger threat to the U.S. as compared to border security. And yet government, … Read More

China Has a Database on Americans, Built From Stolen Data

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Commentary Recent comments from Rep. Chris Stewart (R-Utah) support what The Epoch Times reported more than three years ago, in the article “You’re on File: Exclusive Inside Story on China’s Database of Americans,” published Feb. 26, 2016: The Chinese regime has built a database on Americans, and it is using that database for espionage. Included in this database are the … Read More

China Using OPM Records for Espionage

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23 million records stolen in OPM hack exploited for intelligence gathering. China is mining intelligence from an estimated 23 million records of American federal workers, including intelligence and security personnel, stolen in cyberattacks against the Office of Personnel Management, according to a member of Congress. Rep. Chris Stewart (R., Utah) said the Chinese are easily gaining information from the stolen … Read More

Cyber Warfare In The Grey Zone: Wake Up, Washington

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WASHINGTON: The entire US government — not just the Pentagon — needs to wake up to the intertwined threats of cyber warfare and political subversion, Army and National Security Agency officials say. It’ll take a major cultural change to get the whole of government to compete effectively in the grey zone between peace and war. “It’s a mindset thing,” NSA operations director Jon Darby told … Read More

Cyberwarfare is an ‘existential threat’ to America’s financial sector and power grids: Southern Company CEO

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Protecting the nation’s power grid from cyberattacks is a major priority for utility companies. Southern Company CEO Tom Fanning tells FOX Business’ Maria Bartiromo that cyberwarfare has a significant impact to the country’s national security. “When you think about this existential threat, we have to understand that electricity doesn’t reside in its own silo and that if something happens to us, it would have … Read More