Advertisements


The Army has upgraded their drones to stop enemy hackers

U.S. Air Force photo/Lt Col Leslie Pratt The Army and Textron are adding new computer processing power and cyber-hardening technology to the current inventory of ground control stations.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 19th, 2017

Chinese Drone Firm DJI Developing No-Internet Mode Following Army Ban

New mode will stop sensitive data going to company's servers. DJI Technology, the maker of popular consumer drones including its Phantom line, is developing a new offline mode that it says will help it sell to privacy-conscious enterpr.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 15th, 2017

U.S. Army Stops Using Chinese-Made Drones Over Cyber Fears

Army posted a memo online about the ban. The U.S. Army has ordered its members to stop using drones made by Chinese manufacturer DJI Technology because of “cyber vulnerabilities” in th.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 4th, 2017

US Army Orders Troops to Stop Using Chinese-Made Drones

The U.S. Army has ordered its personnel immediately to stop using drones manufactured by China's DJI and to remove all applications associated with the devices......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstAug 4th, 2017

The Army has a new weapon that can stop enemy tanks in their tracks without firing a shot

U.S. Army / Sgt. Zachary A. Gardner US Army personnel have successfully used advanced electronic warfare technology to completely disable enemy armor during a simulated t.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 19th, 2017

The US Army is outfitting its Stryker infantry with mounted laser weapons

US Army Pfc. Victor AyalaThe Army and General Dynamics Land Systems are developing a Stryker-mounted laser weapon aimed at better arming the vehicle to incinerate enemy drones or threatening ground targets. Concept vehicles are now being engineered and te.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 26th, 2016

The US Army is debuting a new warhead that could soon be used against ISIS

Abigail Waldrop/Fort Bliss Public Affairs The Army plans to fire an upgraded, all-weather, precision-guided, ground-fired rocket which will pinpoint enemy targets at distances up to 70 or more kilometers – while removing the prospect of leaving dang.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 21st, 2016

The Pentagon wants an "aerial dragnet" to find enemy drones on the battlefield and in US cities

DARPAThe Pentagon's research and development outfit wants to stop "UAS-enabled terrorist threats" with a new system it's calling Aerial Dragnet that would track slow, low-flying drones — or what the military calls unmanned aerial systems (.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 15th, 2016

A former Marine cyber warrior explains how hackers will transform the face of modern combat

REUTERS/Chris MorganThe modern battlefield is changing dramatically with the advent of increasingly sophisticated technologies, from missile defense shields like THAAD to drones, armed robots and Boba Fett-style.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 17th, 2017

Watch the Army test upgraded armor vehicles meant to counter increased Russian firepower

Watch the Army test upgraded armor vehicles meant to counter increased Russian firepower.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 17th, 2017

Cloudflare CEO explains his emotional decision to punt The Daily Stormer and subject it to hackers: I woke up "in a bad mood and decided to kick them off the Internet"

The CEO of Cloudflare said he was "deeply uncomfortable" with his decision to have his company stop protecting The Daily Stormer, a neo-Nazi website. He decided to stop workin.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 17th, 2017

Cloudflare CEO explains his emotional decision to punt The Daily Stormer and subject it to hackers: "I woke up in a bad mood and decided to kick them off the Internet"

The CEO of Cloudflare said he is "deeply uncomfortable" with his own decision to have his company stop protecting The Daily Stormer, a neo-Nazi website. He decided to stop working with The Daily Stormer after its team.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 17th, 2017

Cloudflare CEO: Hackers pushed The Daily Stormer offline as soon as Cloudflare stopped protecting it

The CEO of Cloudflare said he is "deeply uncomfortable" with his own decision to have his company stop protecting The Daily Stormer, a neo-Nazi website. He decided.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 16th, 2017

DJI Adds ‘Local Data Mode’ To Drones Weeks After The U.S. Army Ban

DJI, the Chinese manufacturer whose drones are perhaps the mo.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkAug 15th, 2017

HBO vows to stop playing "games" after latest hack

HBO said hackers may continue to generate media attention, but they would not play this game.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardAug 14th, 2017

Media: HBO hackers demand bitcoin ransom

Hackers who say they stole emails and scripts of “Game of Thrones” are seeking millions in bitcoin to stop releasing the materials online, The New York Times reports. On Monday, the hackers released scripts from the popular drama, including a s.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 8th, 2017

US Army bans use of Chinese-made drones due to 'cyber vulnerabilities' - UPI.com

UPI.comUS Army bans use of Chinese-made drones due to 'cyber vulnerabilities'UPI.comThe DJI Phantom 3 Professional drone flies at the at the 2016 International CES, a trade show .....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsAug 6th, 2017

The US Army just ordered soldiers to stop using this Chinese drone because of "cyber vulnerabilities"

Thomson ReutersThe U.S. A.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 4th, 2017

The US Army just ordered its soldiers to stop using this Chinese drone because of "cyber vulnerabilities"

Thomson ReutersThe U.S. A.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 4th, 2017

HBO to Employees After Massive Hack: Your Emails Are Safe… We Think

A new report indicates that a 'Game of Thrones' script isn't all the hackers took. Like a foreign army breaking into Game of Thrones‘ Casterly Rock, hackers have slipped into HBO’s servers -- and the damage appears to .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 2nd, 2017

Apple"s iconic white earbuds were inspired by "Star Wars" (AAPL)

Apple's head designer Jony Ive took inspiration from the enemy army from "Star Wars" when he designed the iconic white earbuds that come with every iPhone and iPod.  Ive had the white, plastic look of the original Stormtroopers in min.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 26th, 2017