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How Obama Endangered Us All With Stuxnet


A few months after President Obama took office in 2009, he announced that securing the nation’s critical infrastructure — its power generators, its dams, its airports, and its trading floors — was a top priority for his administration. Intruders had

Here’s how the NSA decides to tell you about a zero day – or not

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The White House has provided some detail on how the NSA and other US government agencies make decisions around whether to publicise tech security flaws they have discovered — or whether to keep them under wraps for intelligence purposes. The

Palestinian militants attack Israeli troops in Gaza

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GAZA, August 8 (RIA Novosti). The Palestinian Islamic Jihad movement claimed responsibility for the mortar attack on Israeli soldiers in eastern Gaza City on Monday. The group said in a statement that the soldiers, who entered the occupied Palestinian enclave

IED Attacks in Afghanistan Hit All-Time High

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The number of IED attacks in Afghanistan has spiked to all-time high, U.S. military officials said, because of the free flow of critical bomb-making materials from neighboring Pakistan. Senior military officials said there were more than 1,600 strikes involving so-called