Month: December 2018

Software teaches robots to respect ownership

Researchers at Yale University have developed a robotic system that helps robots be more polite (and more importantly, more useful). https://www.zdnet.com/article/software-teaches-robots-to-respect-ownership/#ftag=RSSbaffb68

Cyberwar predictions for 2019: The stakes have been raised

Cybersecurity will define many of the international conflicts of the future. Here’s an overview of the current threat landscape, UK and US policy in this area, and some expert predictions for the coming year. https://www.zdnet.com/article/cyberwar-predictions-for-2019-the-stakes-have-been-raised/#ftag=RSSbaffb68

China’s APT10

Wired has an excellent article on China’s APT10 hacking group. Specifically, on how they hacked managed service providers in order to get to their customers’ networks. I am reminded of the NSA’s “I Hunt Sysadmins” presentation, published by the Intercept. [ … ]