computer hackers

  • April 16, 2012  

    Government-funded DETERlab was built to bring established scientific principles to the field of cybersecurity in hopes of preventing successful cyber attacks on targets such as power grids, banks and train systems. Correspondent Tom Bearden reports on the project’s hopes for a nation “wholly vulnerable” to such threats. Continue reading

  • December 26, 2011  

    In other news Monday, the Iraqi party loyal to radical Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr called for new elections. Last week, Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki called for the arrest of the country’s Sunni vice president on terrorism charges. Also, the Arab League sent monitors into Syria, even as the opposition reported new killings. Continue reading