HP Wolf report highlights widespread exploitation of MSHTML, typosquatting and malware families hosted on Discord

Special feature Cyberwar and the Future of Cybersecurity Today’s security threats have expanded in scope and seriousness. There can now be millions — or even billions — of dollars at…

New cyber-attack model helps hackers time the next Stuxnet

Padlokr –  Padlokr –  Disabling a country’s electricity with the click of a button. usairforce Akshat Rathi, The Conversation Of the many tricks used by the world’s greatest military strategists,…

If two countries waged cyber war on each another, here’s what to expect

Padlokr –  Padlokr –  lolloj Bill Buchanan, Edinburgh Napier University Imagine you woke up to discover a massive cyber attack on your country. All government data has been destroyed, taking…

Cyber peacekeeping is integral in an era of cyberwar – here’s why

Padlokr –  Padlokr –  Shutterstock Helge Janicke, De Montfort University Cyber warfare is upon us, from interference in elections to a leak of cyber weapons from a national stockpile. And,…

Is counter-attack justified against a state-sponsored cyber attack? It’s a legal grey area

Padlokr –  Padlokr –  The US has charged and sanctioned nine Iranians and an Iranian company for cyber attacks. Parmida Rahimi/Flickr, CC BY-SA Sandeep Gopalan, Deakin University On March 23,…

Cybersecurity’s next phase: Cyber-deterrence

Padlokr –  Padlokr –  Can we reduce the likelihood of digital attacks? Digital defense via shutterstock.com Dorothy Denning, Naval Postgraduate School Cyberattackers pose many threats to a wide range of…

Hackers could shut down satellites – or turn them into weapons

Padlokr –  Padlokr –  Two CubeSats, part of a constellation built and operated by Planet Labs Inc. to take images of Earth, were launched from the International Space Station on…

A cyberattack could wreak destruction comparable to a nuclear weapon

Padlokr –  Padlokr –  Digital attacks can cause havoc in different places all at the same time. Pushish Images/Shutterstock.com Jeremy Straub, North Dakota State University People around the world may…

With cyberattacks growing more frequent and disruptive, a unified approach is essential

Padlokr –  Padlokr –  Yasser Morgan, University of Regina Cyberwarfare consists of co-ordinated attacks of mass disruption (AMD). In the June summit between U.S. and Russian presidents Joe Biden and…

Cyberspace and outer space are new frontiers for national security, according to an expert report

Padlokr –  Padlokr –  Steven Freeland, Western Sydney University; Danielle Ireland-Piper, Bond University; Dan Jerker B. Svantesson, Bond University; Jonathan Crowe, Bond University; Samuli Haataja, Griffith University, and Wendy Bonython,…