The former acting director of cyber security at the U.S.
The NSA has secretly built a “Google-like” search engine to be used by various US government agencies and intelligence agencies of the Five Eyes countries to sift through phone call, email, and Internet chat metadata, as well as cellphone locations collected and stored in a number of different databases.
US Department of Defense contractors will have to wait until September 24 to see what specific rules they will be required to follow when it comes to the reporting of computer breaches to the DoD.
At Black Hat USA 2014, ForeScout Technologies, provider of pervasive network security solutions for Global 2000 enterprises and government organizations, and ThreatStream, a cyber intelligence company that enables the disruption of cyberattacks in real time, announced a partnership and plans to enable the ThreatStream OPTIC platform to interoperate with ForeScout’s CounterACT platform.
Turla, also known as Snake or Uroburos is one of the most sophisticated ongoing cyber-espionage campaigns.