The US is currently helpless in a Cyber War Scenario

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cyberwar

Two teams take the field. On offense, huge adults who are professional athletes. An NFL team. On defense, eleven small, skinny children, barely standing above the belts of their opponents. Both sides square off as the play is set in motion and the NFL team executes its masterful offense. Very strong, athletic men use all […]

The Robbers Are Already in the Bank

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robbers

Over the long history of banks, many mechanisms have been used to thwart would-be thieves. For instance, a bank would protect the transport mechanism (stagecoaches, armored cars) and heavily secure the soft-points, like tellers and bank branches. The vault was the most heavily protected. In the end, it was defense in depth and solid protection, […]