Security agency scrutinizes secure storage device

Wednesday, 12 April 2006, 1:09 AM EST

The US National Security Agency (NSA) and Treasure Department have expressed interest in a secure storage device that hard drive manufacturer Seagate is developing.

Seagate spokesperson Michael Hall confirmed to vnunet.com that the company has met with the two government agencies over its Momentus 5400 FDE technology. He said that the agencies are investigating the device's implications on their ability to fight organized crime, but stressed that so far they are only gathering information.

At vnunet.

[ Read more ]




Spotlight

Attackers use reflection techniques for larger DDoS attacks

Posted on 17 April 2014.  |  Instead of using a network of zombie computers, newer DDoS toolkits abuse Internet protocols that are available on open or vulnerable servers and devices. This approach can lead to the Internet becoming a ready-to-use botnet for malicious actors.


Weekly newsletter

Reading our newsletter every Monday will keep you up-to-date with security news.
  



Daily digest

Receive a daily digest of the latest security news.
  

DON'T
MISS

Thu, Apr 17th
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2014 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //