Media are invited to see Vice President Mike Pence swear in Jim Bridenstine as NASA’s new administrator at 2:30 p.m. EDT Monday, April 23, at the agency’s headquarters in Washington.…

Rosson appointed Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service interim director

Writer/Media Contact: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, b-fannin@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – Dr. Parr Rosson has been appointed interim director of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service by the Texas A&M University System…

Tens of thousands per Gram

Looking at Instagram one morning, I spotted several posts from some fairly well-known people (in certain circles) who had invested in an ICO held by Telegram. Interesting, I thought to…

Media are invited to attend a news conference at NASA’s Glenn Research Center in Cleveland at 9:15 a.m. EDT Wednesday, May 2, to discuss a recent experiment to demonstrate a…

Iran bans government bodies from using foreign message apps

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s presidency has banned all government bodies from using foreign-based messaging apps to communicate with citizens, state media reported Wednesday, after economic protests organized through such…

Roaming Mantis uses DNS hijacking to infect Android smartphones

In March 2018, Japanese media reported the hijacking of DNS settings on routers located in Japan, redirecting users to malicious IP addresses. The redirection led to the installation of Trojanized…

Starbucks CEO apologizes to 2 black men arrested

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Starbucks’ CEO says he wants to apologize personally to the black men arrested at one of his Philadelphia stores, an incident that prompted accusations of racism on…

Media are invited to see how engineers and scientists are helping make NASA’s deep space human exploration plans a reality at the agency’s Johnson Space Center in Houston on Thursday,…

Operation Parliament, who is doing what?

Summary Kaspersky Lab has been tracking a series of attacks utilizing unknown malware since early 2017. The attacks appear to be geopolitically motivated and target high profile organizations. The objective…

Zuckerberg says regulation inevitable. Is Congress up to it?

WASHINGTON (AP) — Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg acknowledged Wednesday that regulation of social media companies is “inevitable” and disclosed that his own personal information has been compromised by malicious outsiders.…

Media accreditation now is open to cover the launch of NASA’s Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment Follow-On (GRACE-FO) mission – twin satellites that constitute the agency’s latest Earth-observing mission. Source:…

Volkswagen says it's looking at changing CEO in reshuffle

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Volkswagen said Tuesday it was considering replacing CEO Matthias Mueller as part of a management shake-up, and German news media reported Mueller’s job would go to…

Media: Deutsche Bank's CEO Cryan to be replaced by Sewing

BERLIN (AP) — German media reported Sunday that Christian Sewing, a member of Deutsche Bank’s management board, may become the new CEO of Germany’s biggest lender, replacing John Cryan. Source:…

Facebook suspends Canadian firm amid data mining scandal

MENLO PARK, Calif. (AP) — Facebook says it has suspended a Canadian political consulting firm amid media reports it had ties to Cambridge Analytica, a British data mining company accused…

13 Year old Bryan ISD Student Arrested For Making A Threat On Social Media

Bryan police announced arresting a 13 year old student Friday afternoon for making a threat on social media. According to a BPD news release, school officials were alerted to a…

Caravan of “immigrants” will take advantage of Obama’s “Catch & Release” policy By George Rodriguez Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — As a caravan of 1,000+ Central Americans moves toward…

Schools, ISD’s routinely use Facebook as Key Classroom Component of “Personalized Learning” By Emmett McGroarty & Jame Robbins Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — Americans appear to be grasping, belatedly, that…

Your new friend, KLara

While doing threat research, teams need a lot of tools and systems to aid their hunting efforts – from systems storing Passive DNS data and automated malware classification to systems…

NASA will host a media teleconference at 11:30 a.m. EDT Tuesday, March 27, to provide an update on the agency’s James Webb Space Telescope – what will be the world’s…

Threat Landscape for Industrial Automation Systems in H2 2017

For many years, Kaspersky Lab experts have been uncovering and researching cyberthreats that target a variety of information systems – those of commercial and government organizations, banks, telecoms operators, industrial…