Daily Archives: August 15, 2008

Ask yourself If Our FBI Elite Can Put 2 and 2 Together?

Terror Probe in Case of Somali-Born Man Found Dead of Cyanide Poisoning in Denver Hotel  FBI terrorism experts are investigating whether the death of a Somali-born Canadian citizen — whose body was found Monday in a Denver hotel room with … Continue reading

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Georgia (Country threat level – 4)

Russian troops remain deployed throughout western and central Georgia on 15 August 2008. Despite a tenuous cease-fire agreement, reports indicate that Russian troops have been actively searching for Georgian military equipment and supplies. A Russian military commander stated that his … Continue reading

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Caucasus foes fight cyber war

 (BBC 8/14/08) Armed with computers, unseen ranks of hackers are fanning conflict in the Caucasus. Internet users in Russia and Georgia have attacked vital websites in each other’s countries, in a virtual echo of battles being fought on the ground … Continue reading

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Gov’t Warns Against Chinese Cyber-Spys

 (CBS News, 8/7/08)U.S. intelligence officials issued a strong warning that Americans traveling overseas, particularly visitors to the Olympics in China, face a serious risk of having sensitive information stolen. The travel alert is blunt: “All information you send electronically – … Continue reading

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U.S. counterterrorism efforts flounder in North Africa, GAO says

Federal agencies agree that terrorist activity in North Africa presents a growing security threat to U.S. interests. Vast ungoverned spaces, porous borders and groups aligned with al Qaeda have raised concerns about the area becoming a safe haven for terrorists … Continue reading

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