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A virus for cyberdefense? Japan has something cooking

Fujitsu is said to be working on an active-defense virus amid growing cyberattacks against Japan--which also has a law forbidding the creation of computer viruses.

By Jan. 4, 2012

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NSA's boot camp for cyberdefense

Air Force Capt. Mike Henson Henson explains to CNET what the annual Cyber Defense Exercise is about and what the military hopes to achieve.

By Apr. 22, 2010

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NATO set to launch a cyberdefense center

Seven member countries sign an agreement to open a cyberdefense center in Estonia to try to to bolster their savvy in fending off crippling cyberattacks.

By May. 14, 2008

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Ukrainian hackers claim takedown of NATO Web sites

A "significant" DDoS attack targeted NATO sites but did not affect the integrity of the organization's systems, a spokesperson says.

By Mar. 16, 2014

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U.S. spy agency looking to train students in cyber ops

New college program accredited by National Security Agency to prepare students for future careers in cyber operations.

By May. 22, 2012

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Chinese Army linked to hacks of U.S. companies, agencies

Security researcher hired by New York Times says an "overwhelming percentage" of hacks originate from a 12-story building in Shanghai associated with the Chinese military.

By Feb. 18, 2013

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Chinese military warns of U.S. cyberwar threat

The official newspaper Liberation Army Daily says China must beef up its online defenses and create a "strong Internet army," lest the U.S. seize the high ground.

By Jun. 16, 2011

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Study finds support for presidential Net 'kill switch'

Majority of participants in Unisys survey favor giving president authority to control or "kill" portions of the Internet in the event of a malicious cyberattack.

By Oct. 27, 2010

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Bad flash drive caused worst U.S. military breach

Breach in 2008 was wake-up call for Defense Department to create new cybersecurity strategy, says U.S. Deputy Defense Secretary William J. Lynn III.

By Aug. 25, 2010

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Defense contractors eye cybersecurity bonanza

Boeing, Lockheed, Raytheon, and others are getting ready for an expected boom in federal outlays to protect government computer networks.

By Jan. 1, 2009