Why the U.S. Needs Federal Data Privacy Legislation

The rules of the game need to change before it’s too late.

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China’s latest quantum radar could help detect stealth planes, missiles

China’s quantum radar makes more progress, and China plans to put it high up in the stratosphere, to spy on ballistic missiles and stealth aircraft.

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‘Warning Lights Are Blinking Red,’ Top Intelligence Officer Says of Russian Attacks

Days before President Trump’s meeting with Vladimir V. Putin, Dan Coats compared the danger of Russian cyberattacks to the warnings the U.S. had of stepped-up terror threats ahead of Sept. 11, 2001.

Source: ‘Warning Lights Are Blinking Red,’ Top Intelligence Officer Says of Russian Attacks

Russia Indictment 2.0: What to Make of Mueller’s Hacking Indictment

As President Trump prepares to meet with Vladimir Putin, his Justice Department says it can prove beyond a reasonable doubt that the Russian president has been lying about his country’s involvement in the 2016 election hacking.

Source: Russia Indictment 2.0: What to Make of Mueller’s Hacking Indictment

Publicly Reported Data Breaches: A Measure of Our Ignorance?

One way to combat uncertainty about the real costs of cyber incidents would be a federal disclosure law that establishes uniform reporting requirements for significant breaches of personally identifiable information and threats to critical infrastructure.

Source: Publicly Reported Data Breaches: A Measure of Our Ignorance?

First 3D colour X-ray of a human using CERN technology | CERN

What if, instead of a black and white X-ray picture, a doctor of a cancer patient had access to colour images identifying the tissues being scanned? This colour X-ray imaging technique could produce clearer and more accurate pictures and help doctors give their patients more accurate diagnoses.

Source: First 3D colour X-ray of a human using CERN technology | CERN