DISA brings cybersecurity to the JIE, B.C. computer servers linked to $500M global theft ring and more

Here are the top cyber news and stories of the day. DISA brings cybersecurity to the JIE – “He [Orndorff, chief information assurance executive and program executive officer for mission assurance at the Defense Information Systems Agency] kept returning to one point: It’s no longer about being able to collect the data; it’s about analyzing the data […]

Who Is Winning The Real Cyber War?

“The empires of the future are the empires of the mind,” said Sir Winston Churchill at Harvard University in 1943. He frequently spoke of humanity’s minds in descriptions of the future and this is such an important point. It is our brains that give us both the vision for what we want the future to […]

Cyber Offense, Defense, and Economics

The Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments (CSBA)–known for its assessments of the precision-strike revolution and work on Air Sea Battle–is tackling the intellectual challenge of cyber strategy. Its new report, Cyber Warfare: A ‘Nuclear’ Option? has not gotten much play in the blogosphere but has a number of interesting ideas. CSBA challenges dogmas on both sides […]

INSA Cyber Innovation Symposium 26 September 2012

The Intelligence and National Security Alliance (INSA), a great group of US national security professionals, is a nonpartisan, not-for-profit, private sector organization which provides a forum for thought leadership, idea generation, information sharing and networking. Members include many individuals with national security backgrounds and over 150 corporate members from some of our nation’s greatest firms […]

Addressing Cyber Instability Executive Summary

After two years of intensive study and research, the Cyber Conflict Studies Association is preparing to release their book-length monograph on “Addressing Cyber Instability.” Last month, the CCSA released an executive summary previewing the work, which is available for download. The impetus for “Addressing Cyber Instability” is that, though cyberspace has become indispensable and irreplaceable for people, companies, and nations, it […]

INSA Report: Cyber Intelligence… Setting the landscape for an emerging discipline

The Intelligence and National Security Alliance (INSA) is a group of professionals bound by a common desire to enhance the national security of the United States. Members include experts who have seen the brutal realities of international affairs and have also seen the impact of sound policy on our nation’s well being. INSA is a […]