Posts tagged as Cyber defense

Estonia’s Volunteer Cyber Militia

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Interesting — although short and not very detailed — article about Estonia’s volunteer cyber-defense militia. Padar’s militia of amateur IT workers, economists, lawyers, and other white-hat types are grouped in the city of Tartu, about 65 miles from the Russian border, and in the capital, Tallinn, about twice as far from it. The volunteers, who’ve inspired a handful of similar operations around the world, are readying themselves to defend against the kind…

Estonian, US experts attend cyber defense exercise

Monday, August 6, 2018

Cyber defense departments of the Defense Ministries of Estonia and the United States carried out a two-day cyber defense exercise, Cyber Fog, this week at the defense forces’ cyber command in Tallinn, the aim of which was to practice cooperation between the two countries’ cyber experts. “Information technology as well as cyber defense concerns the whole defense sphere to an important extent and solely in the area of governance of…