NIPC on Brink of Change
A number of cyber-crime professionals in Washington consider that the National Infrastructure Protection Center (NIPC), an FBI organization that sees [...]
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.
In the light of information gleaned by Intelligence Newsletter, the breakdown of merger talks between Alcatel and Lucent Technologies provides a fresh look at the notion of economic warfare, which is often seen in dramatic cut-and-dried terms. The merger floundered [...]