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Remember that magical, silver bullet I spoke of when discussing the U.S. cyber security plan and the future of cyber security? Well, there still is no such item in existence yet; and there likely never will be one key solution. Securing cyberspace is a global problem that can not be addressed by one plan such as this. However, if this plan is properly implemented, enforced and refactored it should be able to lead by example. It is always said that the Internet has no borders, which is an inherit problem to tackling cyber crime. Remember, this is... [Read More]
by RSS Derek Manky  |  Jul 02, 2009  |  Filed in: Security Research
On May 29th, 2009, U.S. President Barack Obama held a conference at which he discussed a cyber security plan following an earlier 60 day review released in April. While there has been much debate and discussion on this initiative which is yet to take development with the announcement of a cyber "czar", I think one the more important aspects to recognize is that this is a step forward. Is it a step forward because this is the one answer, the silver bullet launched from the U.S. to stop cyber terrorism and information warfare in its tracks? Certainly... [Read More]
by RSS Derek Manky  |  Jun 04, 2009  |  Filed in: Security Research