Computer hackers have begun targeting electric and nuclear power plants around the world, as well as other critical infrastructure sites in increasingly audacious attacks, a senior Israeli cyber security expert warned on Thursday.   To read more: http://www.jpost.com/Arab-Israeli-Conflict/Hackers-have-begun-targeting-nuclear-power-plants-cyber-warfare-expert-warns-398300

An increase in hacking attacks has pushed military officials — and especially those training the officers of tomorrow — to adjust their strategies to fight an enemy that’s often hard to find. The U.S. Air Force Academy is evolving its curriculum to focus on this new online threat.   To read more: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/04/21/air-force-training-next-generation-to-fight-cyberwarfare/

WASHINGTON — A newly disclosed National Security Agency document illustrates the striking acceleration of the use of cyberweapons by the United States and Iran against each other, both for spying and sabotage, even as Secretary of State John Kerry and his Iranian counterpart met in Geneva to try to break a stalemate in the talks […]

A top technology security firm announced on Monday that they have uncovered evidence that sophisticated spying software, likely linked to the National Security Agency, was implanted in the hard drives of personal computers across the globe. Read more: http://www.commondreams.org/news/2015/02/16/cyber-security-firm-nsa-linked-spyware-found-hard-drives-worldwide

PALO ALTO, Calif. — In late 2013, an A.T.M. in Kiev started dispensing cash at seemingly random times of day. No one had put in a card or touched a button. Cameras showed that the piles of money had been swept up by customers who appeared lucky to be there at the right moment.   […]