US To Create Independent Military Cyber CommandU.S. officials say the Trump administration is pushing ahead with Obama-era plans to create an independent military Cyber Command in hopes of intensifying America's ability to wage cyberwar against the Islamic State group and other foes.
Dallas-Based Journalist, 'Anonymous Hacktivist' Released From Federal PrisonDallas-born investigative journalist Barrett Brown was released from federal prison, earlier than initially scheduled.
SMU Adds Former NSA Research Director To Cyber Security ProgramThe cyber threat is considered one of the biggest threats to the U.S. national security and economy.
Report: Feds Getting Phone Records Of All Verizon CustomersThe National Security Agency is currently collecting the telephone records of millions of U.S. Verizon customers, under a top secret court order. A British newspaper reports the order was granted on April 25 and is good until July 19.