An Interactive Map Showing Global Cyberattacks In Real Time

Security firm Kaspersky Lab has launched an interactive cyberthreat map that visualizes cyber security incidents occurring worldwide in real time. A quick glance shows that the world is a pretty scary place. » 4/11/14 4:00pm Friday 4:00pm

Stuxnet has infected a Russian nuclear plant and the space station…

The problem with creating Stuxnet, the world's most sophisticated malware worm, is that it could eventually go rogue. Which is precisely what has happened. The US- and Israeli-built virus has spread to a Russian nuclear plant — and even the International Space Station. » 11/11/13 1:20pm 11/11/13 1:20pm

Just how inaccurate were the hacking scenes in Skyfall?

Skyfall, the latest Bond flick, wasn't just a fun movie — it also featured the only Bond villain who used evil cyberhacking as the main weapon in his arsenal. Of course movie hacking is rarely accurate (except for that shining moment when Trinity used nmap in The Matrix Reloaded), but it's still fun to pick apart… » 11/14/12 11:46am 11/14/12 11:46am

How will the new Pentagon strategy affect future military tech?

In early January, President Obama announced a new strategic direction for the U.S. military, slowing defense budget growth and shifting the military's focus to new threats. The novel strategy will shape military spending for years to come. How will it change the shape of future defense technologies? » 2/03/12 3:31pm 2/03/12 3:31pm