Hack away! NYT says US planted CYBER KILL SWITCH into Russian power grid… media shrugs

A Russian attack, meanwhile, would “almost certainly result in a military response,” a general quoted in both articles said.That’s right, Maddow warned viewers earlier this year that Russian hackers may have infiltrated the US power grid and could literally “flip the off switch” at any time.

New York Times: US ramping up cyber attacks on Russia

In interviews with current and former government officials over the past three months with the Times, officials describe the deployment of US computer code into Russia's grid and other targets as part of a shift to a more offensive strategy.Under the law, the defense secretary can authorize, wit

The US planted offensive malware in Russia's power grid

The military branch is reportedly taking advantage of measures in a 2018 defense authorization bill permitting secret online campaigns to "deter, safeguard or defend against" cyberattacks without requiring explicit presidential approval.While the US has been accused of going soft on Russia while

US Cyber Command powers up attacks against Russia's electrical grid

The more-aggressive stance comes amid worries about Russian interference in the 2020 US presidential election, but strategies and concerns around cyberwarfare have been ramping up for some time.Red flags have included Russia's shutdown of part of Ukraine's power grid in 2015, as well as reports

US ramping up digital attacks on Russia's power grid: report

The Times also noted that national security adviser John BoltonJohn Robert BoltonGulf tanker attack leads to spike in oil prices Trump on disputed claim of Russian withdrawal from Venezuela: 'Ultimately I'm always right' Trump on disputed claim of Russian withdrawal from Venezuela: 'Ultimately I'm a

US ramps up attacks on Russian power grid

The move is intended as a warning to Russia and would also allow the U.S. to retaliate quickly against Russian provocation.Although the Times provided few specific details on the attacks, officials said U.S. malware has the potential to cripple Russia’s electric infrastructure and is unprecedent

US Cyber Command is reportedly going on offense against Russia's power grid

However, some insight may be gleaned from a previously-reported program called Nitro Zeus — the code name for an operation that allowed the U.S. to shut down much of Iran's infrastructure ahead of a full-scale war through cyber means.Officials at the National Security Council also declined to co

America Is Targeting the Russian Electric Grid — But Don't Tell the President

If the intelligence community is willing to talk to the Times, they obviously aren’t concerned about Trump’s blabbing.Nor are they concerned about the fact that he might cancel the operation if he learns about it, since he’ll obviously learn about it once Fox & Friends discusses the Times piece.

Top Execs of 180 Companies: Abortion Necessary to Be Successful in Business

“When everyone is empowered to succeed, our companies, our communities and our economy are better for it,” the executives say in the letter posted on a newly launched website titled “Don’t Ban Equality.” “Restricting access to comprehensive reproductive care, including abortion, threatens the healt

The New York Times says 'The Truth Is Local' with new campaign

From 10 June to 24 June, The Times will fill empty storefronts with installations about stories covered by its investigative unit, Metro, to show its dedication to covering the injustices that plague each respective borough, and how holding people accountable has helped to incite change in the commu

Over 180 Top Executives Call Abortion Ban 'Bad for Business' in Full-Page New York Times Ad

On the website, there is a link to a Google form for other business leaders to add their names.“We are grateful and inspired to have so many business leaders standing with us proudly and publicly to oppose these dangerous, unprecedented attacks—raising the alarm about the chilling effect on thei

Tech Goons and CEOs Argue Abortion Bans Are 'Bad for Business' in Full-Page NYT Ad

“Restricting access to comprehensive reproductive care, including abortion, threatens the health, independence and economic stability of our employees and customers,” the signatories wrote.“Simply put, it goes against our values, and is bad for business.” Don’t Ban Equality’s site does say that

US business leaders express support for abortion rights

Washington (AFP) - Nearly 200 business leaders on Monday endorsed an open letter on abortion rights, saying conservative efforts to restrict "comprehensive reproductive care" would be bad for both employees and customers."Restricting access to comprehensive reproductive care, including abortion,

Latest 'New York Times' Campaign Touts Local Reporting

Near Chelsea, another installation showcases Brian M. Rosenthal’s reporting on city taxi drivers forced into debt, with stories like "They Were Conned’: How Reckless Loans Devastated a Generation of Taxi Drivers.” Users can scan a QR code with their phones at each installation to access audio clips

Abortion bans are bad for business, according to 180 CEOs

The letter appeared as a full-page ad in Monday’s edition of The New York Times under the heading “Don’t Ban Equality,” and sent a clear message that restricting access to reproductive care, including abortion, is “against our values, and is bad for business.” In the letter, they argue that limiting

The New York Times says 'The Truth Is Local' with new storefront campaign

From 10 June to 24 June, The Times will fill empty storefronts with installations about stories covered by its investigative unit, Metro, to show its dedication to covering the injustices that plague each respective borough, and how holding people accountable has helped to incite change in the commu

More than 180 CEOs sign letter opposing abortion restrictions

“As anti-choice politicians are escalating attacks on these fundamental freedoms, we encourage the entire business community to join us in protecting access to reproductive health care in the critical months and years to come,” Ilyse Hogue, president of NARAL Pro-Choice America, said in a statement.

'Bad for business': Executives from major companies sign joint letter against abortion bans

Among the companies represented in the letter were Yelp, H &M, M∙A∙C Cosmetics, Ben & Jerry’s Homemade, Inc, and Bloomberg L.P. "Restricting access to comprehensive reproductive care, including abortion, threatens the health, independence and goes against our values and is bad for business," the l

CEOs Publish Open Letter on Reproductive Rights and Abortion: RaceAhead

“Restricting access to comprehensive reproductive care, including abortion, threatens the health, independence and economic stability of our employees and customers,” the ad says.Netflix, Disney, WarnerMedia, AMC Networks, NBCUniversal, CBS Corp., and Showtime have threatened or are considering

187 CEOs Just Signed a Letter Calling Abortion Bans 'Bad for Business'

"Restricting access to comprehensive reproductive care, including abortion, threatens the health, independence, and economic stability of our employees and customers.The ad comes just weeks after Alabama governor Kay Ivey signed an abortion ban that reads like something from The Handmaid's Tale.

Trump Administration Could Blacklist Chinese Surveillance Technology Firm

Representative Adam B. Schiff, Democrat of California, said in an interview that the House Intelligence Committee, which he leads, could scrutinize more closely American companies that are investing in or partnering with Chinese firms that are building up the Chinese surveillance state.MSCI, one

China Surveillance Giant Hikvision Slumps on US Ban Report

Such a move would escalate tensions with China and raise questions about whether the U.S. is going after more of the country’s technology champions.

New York Times Reports Strong First-Quarter Earnings

On an adjusted basis, the company earned 20 cents a share vs. 17 cents in the first quarter of 2018.The so-called Grey Lady said it earned $30.2 million, or 18 cents a share, in the first three months of the year, vs. $21.9 million, or 13 cents a share in the comparable year-earlier quarter.

What To Expect From New York Times' Q1?

Explore example interactive dashboards and create your own.Our interactive dashboard on How is New York Times Likely To Have Fared In Q1 outlines our detailed analysis of the company's earnings as well as our forecast for the company's full-year fiscal 2019 results.Further, NYT's adver

Now We Can't Eat Nutella Anymore

And, though a spokesperson for Ferrero said they expect their independent farms to be “dedicated to providing its people with safe and decent working conditions,” the company is notoriously secretive about how they source their ingredients, and what, if anything, they’re doing to ensure they’re buyi

What You Need to Know About This Troubling New Hazelnut Report

There is nothing to do about this, until the system changes.According to Ferraro, the amount of Nutella it produces in a year is equivalent to the weight of the Empire State Building.The big companies have to mostly deal with these issues themselves, but they’re not being transparent about who t

PRESS DIGEST- British Business - April 29

The Times - The rail industry is to call for the present train franchise system to be scrapped, that long-distance routes are opened up to competition between multiple operators and that commuter services into London and around leading cities come under the control of local authorities.http:

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