British, US Intelligence Agencies Tapped Undersea Cables For Massive Surveillance

November 25, 2014 @ 09:07 AM

US intelligence agencies along with their British counterparts allegedly wiretap undersea cables, particularly those passing through the Strait of Hormuz into the Persian/Arabian Gulf. The cables are used by telecommunication companies like Vodafone and tapped to conduct mass surveillance programs, according to new secret documents leaked by hacker Edward Snowden...

Regin Developed By US, British Intelligence Agencies: Reports

November 25, 2014 @ 08:35 AM

US and British intelligence agencies have been linked to Regin, a top-tier espionage tool ,indentified by Symantec, that enables stealthy surveillance. Regin was reportedly was used to spy on governments, businesses, researchers and individuals since 2008, Symantec said in its official blog post Monday

Northrop Grumman, USAF Conduct Integrated Baseline Review Of Enhanced Polar System

November 25, 2014 @ 07:59 AM

Northrop Grumman has successfully conducted the integrated baseline review (IBR) of the production, deployment and initial sustainment phase for the Enhanced Polar System (EPS) Control and Planning Segment (CAPS). The U

Symantec Warns of Long-term Espionage Malware, Regin

November 24, 2014 @ 01:31 PM

Regin, a top-tier espionage tool that enables stealthy surveillance, was used to spy on governments, businesses, researchers and individuals since 2008, Symantec said in its official blog post today. An advanced piece of malware, known as Regin, has been used in systematic spying campaigns against a range of international targets...

Indian Govt Websites Hacked

November 21, 2014 @ 11:02 AM

The Indian state of Goa's government websites were hacked by allegedly Palestinian hackers today. Six websites from various departments were reportedly targeted

Raytheon Demonstrates Integrated Electronic Attack System

November 21, 2014 @ 08:21 AM

Raytheon along with the US Navy announced Thursday that they successfully demonstrated an end to end integrated electronic attack system (jammer) during flight tests at the Naval Air Weapons Station China Lake in October. The test was conducted to prove out the maturity of critical technologies in a representative environment against real-world threats

Northrop Grumman Unveils Viper 2.1 Laser For DIRCM Systems

November 20, 2014 @ 02:33 PM

Northrop Grumman has announced Wednesday that its new Viper 2.1 laser, featuring a form factor and interface for use on all directed infrared countermeasure (DIRCM) systems

US State Dept Hit By Cyber Attack

November 19, 2014 @ 09:48 AM

The US State Department has shut down its entire unclassified email system after detecting a breach in its computer network. According to reports, the “activity of concern” was detected in the system concurrently with another cyber attack which hit the network at the White House computer network

NATO Launches Largest Multinational Cyber Defense Exercise

November 19, 2014 @ 09:33 AM

NATO launched its largest ever multinational cyber defence exercise, “Cyber Coalition 2014” on 18 November. The three-day training event will test the Alliances ability to defend its networks from the various challenges that exist when operating in the contested cyber domain

BAE Submits Proposal For US Army’s Infrared Countermeasure Program

November 19, 2014 @ 05:06 AM

BAE Systems announced Monday that it has submitted its proposal for the U.S

Elbit Systems To Provide Anti-Missile Countermeasure Systems For German A400M Aircraft

November 18, 2014 @ 01:08 PM

Elbit systems announced Monday that it will install its J-Music anti-missile infrared countermeasure systems on German Air Forces Airbus A400 aircraft. Germanys DIEHL defense company awarded the contract and the system will be operational on new aircrafts

Raytheon’s Hyperspectral Imaging Technology To Provide Images From Space

November 18, 2014 @ 07:52 AM

Raytheon announced Monday that two new commercial satellites will carry sensor payloads developed by the company to deliver images of unprecedented depth and detail. Raytheon's hyperspectral imaging technology captures light across a wide swath of the electromagnetic spectrum, giving commercial, civilian and military analysts important new insights into Earthly phenomena