July 26, 2018

U.S. Intelligence Chief is Warning About Cyber Threats to Our Infrastructure

This post is by Bernie Carr, apartmentprepper.com The Director of Intelligence Dan Coates is warning that our infrastructure is being threatened by a cyber attack: According to Reuters, the U.S. Intel Chief indicated at a recent speech at the Hudson Institute think tank: … the threat was growing for a devastating cyber assault on critical U.S. infrastructure And that the “warning lights are blinking red again” nearly two decades after the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks. He also added that “Russia, […]

Are You Prepared for a Cyber Attack?

This post is by Bernie Carr, apartmentprepper.com Years ago, I watched the movie Live Free or Die Hard which dealt with the hero, John McClane (Bruce Willis) versus a team of cyber criminals who were trying to bring down the country’s financial, transportation and power infrastructure.  At that time the idea was scary but seemed farfetched;  these days, it seems a lot more plausible.  Cyber attacks are increasingly common these days, from almost daily reports of department stores being hacked […]