Monthly Archives: April 2014

Publications & Presentations – 29 April 2014

29 April 2014: MIIS CySec Director Dr. Itamara Lochard presented “MIIS CySec: Addressing International Affairs in the Information Age,” at the Monterey Institute Graduate School of International Policy Management (GSIPM) Dean’s Seminar.

Speaker Series- NCTC: 24 April 2014

24 April 2014: The MIIS Terrorism Studies Club and MIIS Cyber Security Working Group hosted representatives from the Directorate of Strategic Operational Planning at the National Counterterrorism Center (NCTC). They discussed their Net Assessment capability, which seeks to determine the … Continue reading

Key-Leader Engagement – 17 – 18 April 2014

17 – 18 April 2014: MIIS CySec and Suits and Spooks co-hosted a “Russia, Ukraine and Cyber Threats” Chatham-house forum at MIIS in Monterey, CA. Other sponsors included Taia Global, Basis Technology Corporations, Kaspersky Lab, O’Reilly Media, Open Web Application … Continue reading

Recent Activity from The European Cyber Army (ECA)

Intelligence Analysis, the threat monitor for Recorded Future, detailed recent attacks and events linked back to The European Cyber Army (ECA) in a recent article. The group has also been linked to several campaigns against U.S. banks in recent months. … Continue reading

Speaker Series- Mr. Donovan McKendrick: 11 April 2014

11 April 2014: Mr. Donovan McKendrick, Lead Cyber Analyst for the Northern California Regional Intelligence Center (NCRIC), provided a guest lecture entitled, “Cyber Threats and Information Sharing as a Force Multiplier.” His presentation focused on the mission of fusion centers … Continue reading

Speaker Series- Mr. Michael Atkinson: 4 April 2014

4 April 2014: Mr. Michael Atkinson, System Engineer for RadWare, provided a guest lecture entitled, “The Policy Gap Between Scientists, Engineers and Analysts in Cyber.” His presentation focused on the many gaps between the public and private sector regarding policy … Continue reading