Reading about visual complexity I have just found this picture:
and now we can realize the importance of technology in political intelligence!
The Afghanistan Stability diagram is an intricate network chart that claims to comprehensively outline the situation of the war on Afghanistan. The nodes on the map are rouglhly divided into general clusters by color, and describe everything from domestic support for the operation, ro the dynamics of the insurgent factions, to popular support and various economic infrastrcutures at play. Famously, General McCrystal declared that “When we understand that slide, we’ll have won the war” at a briefing in Kabul.
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Grey hat hackers are using open-source data to manipulate the stock price of successful companies.
In February this year, a previously unknown research body named Zatarra published a report on one of Europe’s fastest-growing fintech companies, Wirecard. That report claimed Wirecard, or individual senior staff, were guilty of money laundering, defrauding Visa and Mastercard, hosting porn on company websites and more.
Approximately one year ago, the Russian navy caused quite a stir by hanging around internet cables in the Atlantic for some period of time. The accusation was the Russians were mapping the cables in o
IARPA, the radical research arm of the of the Office of the Director of National Intelligence this week said it was looking at two groups to help develop this new generation of computers: computer scientists with experience in designing or building…
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How it looks a network plan …?
There’s an amazing number of awesome search facilities that can be useful when doing OSINT and recon work for pen testing. I’ll list a lot of different sites that I have discovered and use regularly for both
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Evolution of intelligence cycle…
In the face of mounting cybercrime, hacktivism, and espionage, network defenders need to transform their tactical IR groups into full-scale cyber intelligence teams.
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Interestingly enough: "I believe that if you don’t have an intelligence team in your organization – even if it is just a team of one person – you cannot hope to keep up with the advanced adversary."
A new report suggests that the marriage of AI and robotics could replace so many jobs that the era of mass employment could come to an end
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… May you live in interesting times ! Or … (寧為太平犬，不做亂世人) is usually translated as “It’s better to be a dog in a peaceful time than be a man in a chaotic period.” (Source: http://www.grammarphobia.com/blog/2012/07/interesting-times.html)
It is unusual for the BND spy agency to publicly release such a blunt
assessment on a country that is considered an ally of the West.
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Could be a connection with this event: "Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Interior announced Saturday the execution of 47 people, including a prominent Shia cleric, over terrorism charges, according to Saudi Press Agency (SPA)Saturday citing a statement."
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All industries face disruption, laws change, technology evolves, and the behavior of consumers revolutionizes the way business is done. And this fact of change is especially true in the legal industry.
Disruption…Or Distruction and Création!
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