Browsing All Posts filed under »Cyber Crimes«

Heritage’s Carafano At SXSW Tech Conference: ‘If You Care About Freedom, Care About Cybersecurity’

March 10, 2014 by

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By Ericka Andersen ~ If you care about freedom and prosperity, you ought to care about cybersecurity. That’s what Heritage’s James Carafano told an audience at the South by Southwest Interactive (SXSW) conference in Austin, Texas, on Sunday. Cybersecurity, a growing issue of concern around the world, was a hot topic at the nation’s most […]

Leaker Bradley Manning Nominated For Nobel Prize By American Group

August 16, 2013 by

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By Jim Kouri, CPP. ~ An international petition with well over 100,000 signatories urging the Norwegian Nobel Committee (NNC) to bestow the coveted Nobel Peace Prize to Pfc. Bradley Manning — recently convicted of several charges related to his stealing classified documents — will be turned over to the NNC in Oslo, Norway, on Monday, […]

Talks with Iran

May 30, 2012 by

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A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ We don’t know what’s really going on because we are forced to rely on the media. Maybe the talks with Iran are just a meaningless smoke-screen? What if the war has already started? What if their attempts to build a Doomsday Device are being torpedoed and being taken out by […]

The Incredible Scale of the Internet

January 4, 2012 by

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By Paul Rosenzweig Sometimes my friends and colleagues wonder why I fixate on cybersecurity and the Internet. I tell them all the time that it is the single most important and misunderstood problem in the world today, but often I don’t think they understand the scale of the problem. So it was fascinating to see […]

DEBATE PREP: America the Cyber Sucker?

November 17, 2011 by

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By James Carafano Ph.D. The scene from “Casablanca” says it all. “I’m shocked-shocked to find that gambling is going on in here,” Police Inspector Renault declares.  Immediately, the croupier hands the chief inspector his roulette table winnings. Renault’s disingenuousness disclaimer could be the tag line for U.S. cyber security policy. Just last month, the Director […]

Evidence Emerging of Chinese Planning Internet Attacks

August 28, 2011 by

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By Dean Cheng The much-delayed 2011 Department of Defense (DOD) report on Chinese military and security developments highlights the growing Chinese emphasis on cyber security and cyberwarfare. As the report notes, “PRC military writings highlight the seizure of electromagnetic dominance in the early phases of a campaign.” Coinciding with the release of the DOD report, […]

47 Percent of Americans Cyber-Unserious

June 4, 2011 by

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By James Carafano, PhD Earlier in the week, the media reported the Pentagon’s position that a serious cyber attack might require a military response—to which the only logical response is: You think? Now we have the findings of a new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey that 53 percent “of voters agree with this proposed new […]

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