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

The Army is fast-tracking delivery of new weapons to respond to insurgents in Afghanistan

US Army photo The Army is fast-tracking acquisition of more than 1,000 upgraded, lightweight shoulder-fired weapons able to destroy enemy targets hidden behind rocks, trees and buildings, service .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 30th, 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

How to stop hackers from rickrolling your smart speaker

Resolve to be smarter about network security in 2018......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 29th, 2017

The Army is upgrading its M4 rifles to be more durable and lethal

The US Army has now produced at least 117,000 battle-tested, upgraded M4A1 rifles engineered to more quickly ident.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 11th, 2017

Niger approves armed US drones in the country to target militants

Zayid Ballesteros/US Army The Nigerien government approved the use of armed US drones in Niger. Niger previously sought to arm US drones operating in the country against jihadist groups. .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 30th, 2017

Trump"s Mercenary Donor Erik Prince Pitches "Humane" Private Army To Stop Libya Migrants

The proposal, he said, would be a more humanitarian option for the European Union......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekNov 30th, 2017

Lebanese Army On "Full Combat Readiness" At Southern Border To Counter "Israeli Enemy"

Two days after Israel provided the first ever official confirmation of covert ties with Saudi Arabia, a step m.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 21st, 2017

Security mistakes you’re probably making

Stop making these security mistakes. Columnist Kim Komando tells you where you're leaving yourselves exposed online and how to keep your data and personal info safe from hackers and crooks.      &n.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayNov 17th, 2017

The Marines Corps has its eye on a new weapon to bust open enemy bunkers

US Army The Marine Corps is getting ready to equip every infantry squad with a Carl Gustaf recoilless rifle for added.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 7th, 2017

Four New, Shocking Harvey Weinstein Allegations in Revealing "Army of Spies" Investigation

Former Israeli spies were reportedly hired by Weinstein to stop stories of alleged harassment from reaching the public......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekNov 7th, 2017

Russian Nuclear Forces Can "Inflict Unacceptable Damage" on Enemy and Bypass Missile Defenses, Says Moscow

Moscow claims upgraded military kit can now "guarantee" striking potential foes, even if they have missile defenses......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekNov 7th, 2017

Infantry to get foreign rifles, others to get "made in India"

Army chief says frontline foot soldiers, who are directly in contact with the enemy, will get state-of-the-art assault rifles.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 4th, 2017

How China Is Using Quantum Physics to Take Over the World and Stop Hackers

China is leading the world in developing unbreakable encryption using quantum physics......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekOct 30th, 2017

After Vietnam War, Here’s What Happened When A U.S. Army Intel Officer Returned To Track Down An Enemy Spy

A U.S. Army intel officer returns to Vietnam, chasing the enemy spymaster who beat him, hoping to learn more about why America lost the war......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekOct 18th, 2017