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Misha Glenny on #cyber-security

The problem with cyber is that your assets are not the weapons that you control. Your assets are the vulnerabilities of your actual and potential enemies. In order to know your enemies’ vulnerabilities you have to find out where they are, and once you have got hold of them you cannot afford to let go.

Misha Glenny, author of Dark Market: Cyberthieves, Cybercops and You chooses five books on cybersecurity in The Browser FiveBooks Interview: Misha Glenny on Cyber Security.

He says there are three main types:

► cyber-crime
► cyber industrial espionage
► cyber-warfare

Here he discusses his book with Charlie Rose



April 13, 2012 Posted by | cyber attacks, Cyber Command, cyber crime, cyber espionage, cyber security, cyber terrorism, cyber warfare, cyber-arms, cyber-tools, cyber-war, DDOS, Evgeny Morozov, Jonathan Zittrain, Misha Glenny, Natanz, Stuxnet, Titan Rain attacks | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Senior Defense Official Caught Hedging on U.S. Involvement in Stuxnet

Senior Defense Official Caught Hedging on U.S. Involvement in Stuxnet

Kim Zetter, Threat Level blog, Wired, 26 May 2011

Report on upcoming CNBC programme, CodeWars: America’s Cyber Threat

May 27, 2011 Posted by | cyber attacks, cyber crime, cyber espionage, cyber security, cyber-war, cyberspace, Stuxnet | Leave a comment

Barrett Brown is Anonymous

Barrett Brown is Anonymous

Tim Brown, D Magazine, April 2011

May 19, 2011 Posted by | Aaron Barr, Anonymous, Barrett Brown, botnet, DDOS, Denial of Service, HBGary, HBGary Federal, Internet Relay Chat [IRC], IRC, Julian Assange, Low Orbit Ion Cannon [LOIC], MasterCard, PayPal, SQL injection, Stuxnet, WikiLeaks | Leave a comment