CIA, FBI cloud specialist gets closer to Oracle
Jeff Ressin stepped down as the FBI's deputy chief information officer (CIO) to join the Virginia advisory firm Peloton Strategies [...]
The FBI (Federal Bureau of Investigation) combines the role of a US federal police force and an internal intelligence service. It comes under the authority of the Department of Justice and oversees the police authorities at the federal level. A member of the US intelligence community, the FBI often competes with the CIA on terrorism and counterintelligence cases.
Chinese State Security's vast spying operation against French group Safran, which came to light when several individuals were indicted in the US last month, involved a major cyber-attack campaign that Intelligence Online has been able to retrace. [...]
The development of facial recognition and behavioural observation software is opening up a new market in lie detection for investigative forces all over the world. A number of startups, such as Sensority or Affective, are working in this area. [...]