The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency is asking the Pentagon to increase its budget 73% to $208 million in order to converge on impending threats of cyberwarfare. The cost of defending against cyberattacks is disproportionately high to that of actually launching an attack. DARPA is constantly working to defend against attacks on power grids, automobiles and bank infrastructure. Read the full article at Reuters.com
About Shelly Palmer
Shelly Palmer is the Professor of Advanced Media in Residence at Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications, co-founder of Metacademy, and the CEO of The Palmer Group, a consulting practice that helps Fortune 500 companies with technology, media and marketing. Named LinkedIn’s “Top Voice in Technology,” he covers tech and business for Good Day New York, is a regular commentator on CNN and CNBC and writes a popular daily business blog. He’s the Co-Host of the award-winning podcast Techstream with Shelly Palmer & Seth Everett and his latest book, Blockchain - Cryptocurrency, NFTs & Smart Contracts: An executive guide to the world of decentralized finance, is an Amazon #1 Bestseller. Follow @shellypalmer or visit shellypalmer.com.