The likelihood of the United Kingdom exiting the European Union will put a huge strain on agencies tasked with protecting citizens, businesses and government entities from cyberattacks, said security experts.  Assuming a Brexit does take place — and many are still hoping it will not — expect a rise in hacktivism, a reduction in tech […]

Regional regulations are affecting cross-border data flows, whether motivated by protection of user privacy, control over the Internet, or otherwise. Europe and the U.S. have sought to protect cross-border data flows between the two regions through the U.S.-E.U. Privacy Shield. .  At the same time, there is a growing sense of concern that Asia is […]

Chinese cyber attacks against American firms are “ongoing” and the use of covert cyber tools and methods by Beijing hackers led to a statistical decline in cyber activities, according to an internal State Department security report. The report by the State Department-led Overseas Security Advisory Council, or OSAC, a public-private partnership, challenges the findings of […]

Seeking to attract cutting-edge technologies from the public and private sectors as it equips a growing cyber force, the Army has established a series of events to quickly evaluate, integrate — and in some cases, purchase — cyber capabilities. ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. — Cyber Blitz. Cyber Quest. Cyber Innovation Challenge. Feeling the whiplash? Good […]