21 Sep '12, 8am

Is the use of malware (e.g. #Stuxnet) ushering in a new age of #cyberwar?

Stuxnet was the first alleged identified instance of weaponised computer code or malware employed as a ‘use of force’. But it was not alone. Two other targeted computer viruses for espionage have surfaced: Duqu in September 2011, followed by Flame in May 2012. Media reports allege that both also targeted Iran. As tools of espionage, use of neither would qualify as a use of force, but reflect new emphasis on cyber tools. Of the two, Flame drew wider attention. Apparently 20 times more complex than Stuxnet, Flame affected computers in Lebanon, the United Arab Emirates, the West Bank and Iran. It is said to have gathered intelligence by logging keyboard strokes, recording conversations by activating microphones, and taking screen shots. At Iran’s oil ministry and oil-export terminal, the virus also erased information on hard discs while gathering information. Many attribute i...

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U.S.: Laws of war apply to cyber attacks

armytimes.com 19 Sep '12, 1pm

U.S.: Laws of war apply to cyber attacks By Aram Roston - Staff writer Posted: Tuesday Sep 18, 2012 20:18:17 EDT The U.S. ...

U.S.: Laws Of War Apply To Cyber Attacks

defensenews.com 19 Sep '12, 12pm

The U.S. government believes that cyber attacks can amount to armed attacks, and are subject to international humanitarian...

U.S.: Laws of war apply to cyber attacks

marinecorpstimes.com 19 Sep '12, 12am

http://www.marinecorpstimes.com/news/2012/09/dn-laws-of-war-apply-cyber-attacks-091812/ U.S.: Laws of war apply to cyber a...

U.S.: Laws Of War Apply To Cyber Attacks

defensenews.com 19 Sep '12, 12am

The U.S. government believes that cyber attacks can amount to armed attacks, and are subject to international humanitarian...

US: Laws of war apply to cyber attacks

armytimes.com 19 Sep '12, 3am

http://www.armytimes.com/news/2012/09/dn-laws-of-war-apply-cyber-attacks-091812/ U.S.: Laws of war apply to cyber attacks ...

U.S.: Laws of war apply to cyber attacks

armytimes.com 19 Sep '12, 12am

http://www.armytimes.com/news/2012/09/dn-laws-of-war-apply-cyber-attacks-091812/ U.S.: Laws of war apply to cyber attacks ...

U.S.: Laws of war apply to cyber attacks

militarytimes.com 19 Sep '12, 12am

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navytimes.com 19 Sep '12, 12am

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Stuxnet: Leaks or Lies? via @IEEESpectrum

spectrum.ieee.org 19 Sep '12, 2pm

Well, the issue to me—why this, I think, is important—is whether journalists who are reporting important political stories...

Includes good Miles O'Brien video: Video: Augme...

eetimes.com 19 Sep '12, 12am

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This Week In Cybercrime: Some New Computers Hav...

spectrum.ieee.org 15 Sep '12, 4pm

—We’ve been warned for years: Our online behavior puts us at risk for having our accounts emptied, our data misused, and o...

This Week In Cybercrime: Some New Computers Hav...

spectrum.ieee.org 15 Sep '12, 3pm

—We’ve been warned for years: Our online behavior puts us at risk for having our accounts emptied, our data misused, and o...

This Week In Cybercrime: Some New Computers Hav...

spectrum.ieee.org 14 Sep '12, 10pm

—We’ve been warned for years: Our online behavior puts us at risk for having our accounts emptied, our data misused, and o...

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RWS to co-produce reality TV cooking series

soshiok.com 20 Sep '12, 2am

Rsorts World Sentosa (RWS) has partnered Asian Food Channel (AFC) to produce an original reality TV series, which offers 1...

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spectrum.ieee.org 19 Sep '12, 3pm

—We’ve been warned for years: Our online behavior puts us at risk for having our accounts emptied, our data misused, and o...