DOJ Indicts John McAfee for Tax Evasion

Anti-virus software entrepreneur John McAfee has been arrested in Spain and faces extradition to the US where he has been charged with tax evasion. The DOJ has levied a number of counts of tax evasion against McAfee, saying that he “willfully attempted...
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Cisco Ordered To Pay $1.9 Billion in Patent Infringement Suit, Plans Appeal

A U.S. judge on Monday ordered Cisco Systems Inc to pay $1.9 billion for infringing on four patents belonging to cybersecurity startup Centripetal Networks in a ruling made Monday. U.S. District Judge Henry Morgan in Norfolk, Virginia, concluded after a...
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CISA Releases Cyber Essentials Toolkit

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) on Friday released the first in a series of six Cyber Essentials Toolkits. According to the agency, this is a starting point for small businesses and government agencies to understand and address cybersecurity...

NIST Plans Guidance to Improve Cybsersecurity of Related Tech: Seeks Public Input on Use...

The U.S. Department of Commerce’s National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is requesting information from the public about the broad use of positioning, navigation and timing (PNT) services, as well as the cybersecurity risk management approaches used to...

NIST Researchers Develop Formula To Help 5G Networks Communicate 5000 Times More Efficiently

Researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) say they have developed a mathematical formula that, computer simulations suggest, could help 5G and other wireless networks select and share communications frequencies about 5,000 times more efficiently than...