Blog Posts Tagged with "Satellites"


Off Topic: What to do about Conspiracy Theorists?

May 21, 2012 Added by:Joel Harding

I received an alert recently about an article dealing with Electronic Warfare or EW. Since EW has always been one of the components of Information Operations I decided to take a look. Mistake. My very first indicator, before I even had to think, was that the title was in ALL CAPS...

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SEALs, Spies, Security, and Celebrity

May 01, 2012 Added by:Jeffrey Carr

When the largest security companies in the world have had their source code stolen by hackers, our present security model is broken. Matt Brazil, a former U.S. embassy commercial officer in Beijing, will show executives how to survive in China without losing their secrets...

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Projectile Dysfunction

April 13, 2012 Added by:Ron Baklarz

Was it me or when they showed the North Korean Space Control Center did it not look like a group of students at a code fest? Seriously, there were no large screens for tracking and I’ve seen more computing power at the local senior citizens home...

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ICS-CERT: Solar Flare Disruption Advisory

March 09, 2012 Added by:Infosec Island Admin

The resulting geomagnetic storms can cause aurora at low latitudes and disrupt satellite and high frequency radio communication, GPS, and power grids. ICS-CERT requests that any issues affecting control systems in critical infrastructure environments be reported...

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The Cyber Arms Race: Casting Shadows on the Future

March 01, 2012 Added by:Pierluigi Paganini

We are confronted with a new arms race for cyber weapons, and as governments around the world compete for innovation, a cultural revolution is occurring in nations which have been considered minor, and which are now nearly on par superpowers like the U.S. and China...

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Hacking Satellite Communications

February 06, 2012 Added by:Pierluigi Paganini

We must consider that compromised satellites are a serious risk, that the exposure could affect communications in the business and military sectors, and could also cause the loss of sensitive and strategic technological information...

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Malicious Cyber Activities Directed Against U.S. Satellites

November 21, 2011 Added by:Headlines

"Two U.S. government satellites have each experienced at least two separate instances of interference apparently consistent with cyber activities against their command and control systems... The techniques appear consistent with authoritative Chinese military writings..."

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