Cyberattacks from everywhere…

Gloom about the number of serious, undetected cyberattacks is matched by lack of confidence amongst those charged with defending against them. A gloomy article in New Eastern Europe Quarterly, written from the viewpoint of Piotr Borkowski, a Polish academic, points out that these days cyber-espioane attacks come not only from the NSA but also from…

When is an exercise scenario unacceptable?

According to the Athens County News, officials in Athens County have had to apologise to a pressure group for using their cause in an emergency response exercise scenario. The exercise, held on 11 December, at the Athens County Fairgrounds, had a scenario which “revolved around hypothetical anti-fracking extremists.” The Athens County Emergency Management Agency and…