Cyber specialists flock to HTX, Singapore's new technology lab
Following Abu Dhabi's recent lead, Singapore has founded its own answer to the IARPA, the Home Team Science and Technology Agency, HTX. [...]
The successor to Russia’s KGB after the fall of the Soviet Union, the Russian intelligence service FSB has a field of action goes way beyond counterintelligence and includes repression of political opposition, monitoring and control of the media. It may soon be integrated into a new Russian ministry of security.
The French ambassador for digital affairs Henri Verdier's trip to Moscow on November 15 capped off a series of steps taken by President Emmanuel Macron to take the wind out of a potential mounting cyber storm with Russia – at the risk of stepping on Washington's toes. [...]
Petro Poroshenko's defeat in Ukraine's presidential elections last month has triggered intense in-fighting between the defence industry's established movers and shakers and newcomers keen to get in on the action. Western allies and defence companies are watching with trepidation. [...]
The end of April was marked by a series of arrests and accusations in Russian internal intelligence. At the centre of the purge in all but name is the economic security service of the FSB, the control tower of the country's economy - and its oligarchs. [...]