Monthly Archives: August 2011

Mother Nature 2, DC 0

No cell during first hour of the earthquake. Hurricane Irene no power for 2 million. No flights for 9000. 10 years after 9/11 we can’t handle an easy disaster. Advertisements

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wallofsheep

http://www.wallofsheep.com/   In the Masquerade wing of the Rio Hotel and Casino in the gambling capital of the world, there’s a giant statue of a head hanging over a lobby of slot machines. The masked figure has two faces and … Continue reading

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Google Admits Handing over European User Data to US Intelligence Agencies

Google has admitted complying with requests from US intelligence agencies for data stored in its European data centers, most likely in violation of European Union data protection laws. Gordon Frazer, Microsoft UK’s managing director, made news headlines some weeks ago … Continue reading

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einstein internet monitoring

The Department of Homeland Security’s top cybersecurity official told CNET on Wednesday that the department may eventually extend its Einstein technology, which is designed to detect and prevent electronic attacks, to networks operated by the private sector. The technology was … Continue reading

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$100 m and hacked‏

        Here’s how the folks behind the release explain why they targeted Mantech: What ManTech has to do with the FBI? Well, quite simple: In Summer 2010 the FBI had the glorious idea to outsource their Cybersecurity to ManTech. Value … Continue reading

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