In today’s Federal Newscast, the Department of the Interior inspector general has referred one of their investigations into Secretary Ryan Zinke’s actions to the Department of Justice for it to take over.
The Wall Street Journal reported the largest Internet service providers took steps Sunday to make sure infected machines could stay online.
The National Security Agency and the CIA helped Israel develop the “flame” computer virus.
The Flashback Trojan that infected more than 600,000 Apple computers at its height has been largely contained, according to a new report in TechNews World. But cybersecurity experts warned that new variants still pose a threat.
Rodney Joffe, senior vice president and chief technology officer at Neustar, is one of the most knowledgeable people about the structure of Stuxnet. He joins host Tom Temin for this week’s Federal Security Spotlight. October 21, 2010
Activity by the notorious password-stealing Zeus botnet is already on the rebound, Krebs on Security reports.
Host Tom Temin discusses new, innovative ideas for dealing with computer viruses. His guest this week – Jeannette Wing, the chair of the Computer Science department at Carnegie Melon University and former employee at the National Science Foundation. October 14, 2010
SCMagazineUS.com reports that the malware author who uses the handle ”iraq_resistance” is believed to be part of the cyber-jihad organization ”Brigades of Tariq ibn Ziyad.”