Cyber Situational Awareness (SA) for 6AUG2013

Good day Folks;

Below are series of very interesting and relevant cyber situational articles for reading and study.

Please pay particular attention to an uptick in the news regarding two of the People’s Republic of China’s significant State Owned Enterprises (SOE) Huawei and Lenovo…

The Diversified Employment of China’s Armed Forces
People’s Republic of China’s C919 commercial jet to have maiden flight in 2015|
Hey Airbus & Boeing, these are not the airframe copies you are looking for…
Wiki reboot: Chinese Wikipedia makes comeback after early censorship
A censorship blackout lost Chinese Wikipedia many of its users. Now a new generation of mainland volunteers is resuscitating the site
Is the People’s Republic of China’s vast Web monitoring actually helping to grow democracy?
People’s Republic of China’s Ministry of Truth: Worse Than the Soviet Union
People’s Daily chief moves to State Council Information Office
Lu Wei, People’s Republic of China’s new internet chief
‘Father of Great Firewall’ steps down from Beijing university|
People’s Republic of China: Internet playing a major role in US military strategy|
French Gvmt Report Warns of Money Laundering by Chinese, Russians in Wine Deals-Caijing
AirSea Battle, A2/AD and the Offense-Defense Balance
Decoding Xi Jinping’s ‘China Dream’
People’s Republic of China’s Huawei $44 Million Connection Between Pakistan & China; Will it Be Censored?
Despite spy raps, Filipino DepEd taking China computers from People’s Republic of China’s Huawei
India…Foreign vendors (HUAWEI) won’t share design details of telecom equipment
US a high-risk place for data theft, second only to People’s Republic of China, say German companies

Where Hackers and Spooks Mingle
Seeking to Boost Their Ranks, Government-Security Experts Try to Woo Tech-Minded Rebels at Two Vegas Conferences
Companies ‘not aware’ of being hacked

New cyber range promotes cyber warfare…in Hawaii, closer to the People’s Republic of China…

The Future of US Cyber Command

NSA Revelations Hurt Collaboration With Hackers Who Now Feel Betrayed
XKeyscore a ‘God-terminal’ into Internet | Germany | DW.DE | 03.08.2013

Feds Are Suspects in New Malware That Attacks Tor Anonymity | Threat Level |

Triangle universities strengthen cybersecurity as hackers grow bolder | Technology |
Hacker’s Mysterious Death Prompts Concerns About Pacemakers
Malicious Bank of America (BofA) ‘Statement of Expenses’ themed emails lead to client-side exploits and malware
Anatomy of a cryptographic oracle – understanding (and mitigating) the BREACH attack
Freedom Hosting arrest and takedown linked to Tor privacy compromise

Inside Japan’s invisible army

The Dangers of a Sensationalist Portrayal of Veterans


Semper Fi;


People’s Republic of China Cyber Situational Awareness for 11JUL2013…

Good Day Folks;

Much cyber news fem around the globe today – pay particular attention to a very good letter written by the People’s Republic of China’s Premier Li Keqiang regarding the notion of Chinese Intellectual Property theft…much more cyber situational awareness news available below for today, Thursday 11 JULY 2013…enjoy!

Full text of Chinese vice premier’s signed article published in U.S. newspaper – Xinhua |
Commentary: China-U.S. dialogue to transcend talks of cyber security – Xinhua |
People’s Republic of China concerned over U.S. restrictions on high-tech product exports: officials – Xinhua |
New China-U.S. relations start with Asia-Pacific: senior Chinese official – Xinhua |
Economic Impact of Cyber Espionage and IP Theft Hits U.S. Businesses Hard
Why the People’s Republic of China will not buy the world –
People’s Republic of China’s Evolving Overseas Interests and Its Diplomatic Strategy
The Positive That Might Have Come Out the U.S.-China Cybersecurity Working Group
Why isn’t LinkedIn Blocked in the People’s Republic of China?
‘5 eyes’ spy network revealed
New Snowden leak: Australia’s place in US spying web
People’s Republic of China, U.S. discuss cyber security
People’s Republic of Hacking: Security in cyberspace ‘still major problem’-
People’s Republic of Hackers…China’s freelance hackers: Proof that propaganda works
People’s Republic of China firmly supports cyber security: Chinese president –
Chinese Telecom Giant Huawei Pondering Pakistan Plant
Japan’s ‘white paper’ hypes up ‘China threat’
In his own words: Confessions of a cyber warrior
Time to redraw mental map of Sino-US issues
People’s Republic of China’s security ministry says GSK executives confess to economic crimes
People’s Republic of China To Loan Nigeria, Africa’s Largest Oil Exporter, $1.1B…OP Middle Kingdom continues…
IDC: People’s Repubic of China’s Lenovo Passes HP as World’s Top PC Maker
Recall Lenovo is under the leadership of China’s Chiese Academy of Science (CAS)…
Our computers are not going to kill us all: Cyber-war is military fiction
Luxembourg PM quits amid spying scandal –
Iran Launches National Email Service For All Citizens
MoD Data Compromised By Cyber Espionage Onslaught
Traitor Snowden case not the first embarrassment for Booz Allen, or D.C. contracting industry |–or-washingtons-burgeoning-contracting-industry/2013/07/08/30440b0a-d9b3-11e2-a9f2-42ee3912ae0e_story.html
Commentary: Snowden and People’s Republic of China’s High-Tech Trade | The National Interest
Military Cyber-war wiped tens of thousands of PCs

Semper Fi,