European Initiatives For a More Secure Cyber World

European Initiatives For a More Secure Cyber World

Europe is poised to tackle cybersecurity headfirst with initiatives that are growing in strength and support. In 2013, the Cybersecurity Strategy for the European Union and the Commission Proposal for a Directive on Network and Information Security presented legal measures and provided incentives aimed at increasing the security of Europe's online environment. These efforts are [...]

Sony, XBox Victims Of DDoS, Hacktivist Threats

Sony, XBox Victims Of DDoS, Hacktivist Threats

Hacktivists from Anonymous and from a presumed Islamic extremist group targeted a variety of online gaming services. Services are up and running again after a denial of service took down Sony's PlayStation Network for much of Sunday, coinciding with a bomb threat on American Airlines flight 362, which carried John Smedley, president of Sony Online [...]