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Your toothbrush is watching you

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With the advent of the Internet of Things, intelligence agencies may soon be able to monitor our every movement – even the most private ones. The US Office of National Intelligence is already using six paradigms for collecting intelligence. They now have a new protocol called TEMPINT (temporal intelligence) which… Read more »

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Slow start to world’s first cyber-counterstrike against IS

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In the war against IS, the USA unveiled a world-first in May when they announced the creation of new section of the Defense Department called US Cyber Command, or ‘Cybercom’. The new cyber initiative, led by military command and consisting of both military and intelligence personnel, is the first publicly… Read more »

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Cyber attacks on German state

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Recent attacks on the German parliament’s computer system have been attributed to a hacking collective ostensibly working for the Russian state. Though Russia has not responded to this allegation, German authorities believe the group to be Sofacy/APT 28, a collective closely allied with the Russian state. There has been a… Read more »

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