Blog Posts Tagged with "United Nations"

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Oh No, UN Control!

June 19, 2012 Added by:Jayson Wylie

The problem is that we have a bunch of ‘Bad Actors’ seeking to undermine the United States' plan for a global internet presence and freedom of information, and replace it with their own agenda of propaganda, isolationism and censorship of their populace. There is no logical course of events here...

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Congressional Witnesses Agree: Multistakeholders Right for Internet Regulation

June 15, 2012 Added by:Electronic Frontier Foundation

The threat posed by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) is not limited to an outright "takeover" by Russia or China. ITU's vision of Internet policy-making is more like "taking control" than the transparent and bottom-up multi-stakeholder process typically associated with Internet governance...

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Syrian Drama and the Impact on Cyberspace

February 07, 2012 Added by:Pierluigi Paganini

Cyberspace is comparable to a stormy sea in which you navigate by sight, and where the scenarios are changing rapidly in an unpredictable way by the presence of uncontrolled entities such as cyber hacktivists, in addition to cyber armies set up by the main world powers...

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TeamPoison Hacks UN Development Program Servers

December 02, 2011 Added by:Headlines

“The UN has said that the information exposed is old data, but if you look at the YouTube video released by the hackers on Monday it shows account details and usernames as well as personal email addresses... so these people could well be compromised at work and at home..."

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Debating Cyber Warfare – More Questions from .GOV

November 29, 2011 Added by:Don Eijndhoven

The problem of Attribution: Not knowing who will attack, is attacking or has attacked you complicates the situation considerably. It makes all action and reaction susceptible to a fair margin of error and so any response should be carefully considered before execution...

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The Global CyberLympics Ethical Hacking Challenge

August 25, 2011 Added by:Headlines

The Global CyberLympics - the world’s first international team ethical hacking championships - will be held in September across six continents. It is endorsed by the U.N.’s cybersecurity executing arm – IMPACT - and the EC-Council is sponsoring over $400,000 worth of prizes...

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U.N. Endorses EC-Council’s Global CyberLympics

August 09, 2011 Added by:Headlines

The cybersecurity executing arm of the UN has endorsed the Global CyberLympics, a new initiative by the EC-Council to foster international cooperation on information security issues and to improve cybersecurity training and awareness in developing nations and third world countries...

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The U.N. and Government Control of the Internet

December 30, 2010 Added by:Headlines

"We have to be careful about what institutions take the lead. The Chinas, the Irans, the Saudi Arabias of the world want to impose a territorial vision of control over cyberspace -- and if the ITU got its wishes, that's essentially what would happen..."

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