Security sphere situation

20.10.2013

22 Afghan militants killed in joint military operations

Twenty-two militants have been killed in joint military operations in Afghanistan in the last 24 hours, the Interior Ministry said Sunday.

19.10.2013

Two men detained on suspicion of terrorist attack in Russia

Russian security services have detained two men suspected of planning a terrorist attack on a chemical weapons storage facility that could have caused hundreds of deaths, the Investigative Committee said Tuesday.

15.10.2013

Abu Anas al Liby, al Qaeda suspect nabbed in Libya raid, arrives in U.S.

U. S. Attorney Preet Bharara confirmed that al Liby was transferred to law enforcement custody in New York over the weekend. Al Liby was expected to be arraigned Tuesday, Baharara said.

26.08.2013

CHINESE OFFICIALS INFORM ON THE LARGEST DDOS-ATACK IN THE NATIONAL HISTORY

Chinese national agency CINC administering the national domain zone.cn called the Sunday DDoS-attack the largest in the national history. This was reported by The Wall Street Journal. The hacker attack on the millions of the registered in domain .cn addresses started at 2 a.m. local time on Sunday, the second more powerful DDoS-atack happened two hours later, at 4 a.m. By Monday the situation has been managed to stabilize.

22.08.2013

HEADS OF THE SPECIAL SERVICES OF KAZAKHSTAN AND RUSSIA DISCUSSED HOW TO RESIST TERRORISM

Expansion of international cooperation aimed at combat against international terrorism was discussed in Astana during the 10th meeting of the Heads of special services of Kazakhstan and Russia as informed by the press-service of the National Security Committee of Kazakhstan (NSC).

20.08.2013

RUSSIA WILL ESTABLISH FORCES TO COMBAT CYBER-THREATS, SAYS FAS HEAD

The Head of the Russian Fund for Advanced Studies Andrey Grigoriev confirmed that Russian Armed Forces are establishing new type of forces aimed at fighting cyber-threats.