1. Pentagon, CIA open targets for crippling attack?

    ... and nuclear facilities, properly protected for the looming, major threat of cyber terrorism ... , which may be ripe for attack in a new age of cyber warfare. Just last week, U.S. cyber security ... chief Randy Vickers resigned following a string of cyber attacks on the websites of various U.S

  2. Iran hacks into Israel's military

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    ... . banks. U.S. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said last month Iran is a cyber threat ... Guards have formed a hacking unit to engage the U.S. and Israel in a cyber war. This follows ... delivery system. Iranian officials have announced their cyber war campaign would support the goals

  3. Islamic, Chinese hackers target U.S. news sites

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    ... officials say the Washington Post is only one of dozens of U.S. media outlets that have come under ... to the president for National Security Affairs, takes a look into the future in "China" The Gathering Threat ... [caption id="attachment_2049445" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Hackers from China and Islamist

  4. China: The unreportable scandal

    ... to say that China has all but declared war on the U.S. through acts of aggression that are being ... is preparing for cyber warfare against the United States.The U.S. government has been aware ... press establishment. Why is China a sacred cow? What else can China do to the U.S. without

  5. Power-grid threat 'dead-on accurate'

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    ... of the U.S. Cyber Command, told lawmakers Thursday that adversaries of the U.S. conduct regular ... on the vulnerability of the U.S. power grid, with one telling FoxNews.com that state-sponsored hackers could ... of the threat to America's power grid when the rest of the media wasn't paying attention: "A Nation

  6. Wall Street oblivious to cyber-economic warfare

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    ... , China and elsewhere have plans in place for financial warfare by cyber and other means against our ... and literally take down the U.S. economy." That's a pretty startling statement from a four-star general ... to these national security issues. The threat, however, is well-documented. In 2008, during the midst

  7. U.S. was warned of Iranian cyber attacks

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    ... American officials say Iran is behind a new wave of destructive cyber attacks on American ... . have concluded that cyber spies have penetrated the U.S. electric grid and left behind software ... to map the U.S. infrastructure, including the electric grid. While China has little incentive

  8. U.S. refuses Chinese missile deal

    ... as long as Chinese missiles remain deployed opposite the island. U.S. officials initially ... a deal with China and leave Taiwan vulnerable. The first high-level U.S.-China military contacts ... development Chinese military budget mostly hidden Beijing preparing new cyber-attacks China

  9. Intelligence community: Iran poses 3 threats to U.S.

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    ... . WASHINGTON The U.S. intelligence community sees Iran posing a threat to the U.S. homeland on three ... warned. Iran's ballistic missile program similarly has alarmed U.S. officials. In 2009, when ... to the homeland but would pose a threat to the U.S. and its allies at overseas locations

  10. Justice charging Chinese hackers with espionage

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    ... Chinese military officials, in what U.S. government sources say is the first such case brought ... related to cyber-espionage and theft of trade secrets. They plan to name officials who, while working ... (FOX NEWS) The Justice Department is preparing to announce criminal cyber-espionage charges against