Danger in Dubai – Will the UN Takeover the Internet with Phil Corwin

Phil  Corwin, Counsel to the Internet Commerce Association, returns to CLBR to discuss the controversy over the upcoming 2012 World Conference on International Telecommunications organized by the International Telecommunications Union.  WHAT:  International Telecommunication Union (ITU) 2012 World Conference on International Telecommunications (WCIT-2012) WHEN: December 3 – 14, 2012 WHERE:  Dubai, UAE WHAT’S AT ISSUE:From the New…

Cyber Security: China Biggest Threat, Cyber Pearl Harbor, Russian Underground, Passwords and Anonymous v Karl Rove

China Deemed Most Threatening Actor in Cyberspace China is “the most threatening actor in cyberspace” as its intelligence agencies and hackers use increasingly sophisticated techniques to gain access to U.S. military computers and defense contractors, according to the annual report of the  U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission mandated by Congress.  The report added that Chinese hackers have…

CLBR #78: Russian Cybercrime and Web Terms and Conditions (Wed 11/14 at 10AM PT)

LAST WEEK 2012 Presidential Election and Obama Re-Election Insights and Aftermath   SEGMENT 1 10:00AM Pacific   Has Moscow Become the Cyber Crime Outlet Mall? with Rik Fergus – Director of Security Research and Communication at Trend Micro Link SEGMENT 2 10:30 AM Pacific The Not So Fine Fine Print with Andrew Couts – Digital Trends…

CLBR Segment 1: Russia’s Underground Cyber Economy

Has Moscow Become the Cyber Crime Outlet Mall? with Rik Fergus Director of Security Research and Communication at Trend Micro OVERVIEW:   Russian Underground 101 – a Trend Micro Report Trend Micro has released a report providing an overview of the cyber crime services and prices offered by the Russian underground revealing “a vibrant community of…

USTR Report – Online Counterfeiting Surges

The Office of the United States Trade Representative has issued its annual “Special 301” report which reviews the “state of intellectual property rights (IPR) protection and enforcement in trading partners around world.”  Among the report’s findings was that the continued growth of the ” online sale of pirated and counterfeit hard goods that will soon surpass the…