Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired Brazil’s National Museum Fire Proves Cultural Memory Needs a Backup

Hexbyte Tech News Wired Brazil’s National Museum Fire Proves Cultural Memory Needs a Backup

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Fire doesn’t heed history. It doesn’t care about posterity or culture or memory. Fire consumes everything and anything, even if that thing is the last of its kind. On Sunday night, it came for the National Museum of Brazil, burning for six hours and leaving behind ashes where there had been dinosaur fossils, the oldest…

Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired The National Risk Management Center Will Combat Critical Infrastructure Hacks

Hexbyte Tech News Wired The National Risk Management Center Will Combat Critical Infrastructure Hacks

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Department of Homeland Security secretary Kirstjen Nielsen addresses the DHS Cybersecurity Summit in New York City.Kevin Hagen/Getty ImagesDepartment of Homeland Security secretary Kirstjen Nielsen addresses the DHS Cybersecurity Summit in New York City.Kevin Hagen/Getty ImagesAs the threat of cyberattacks on the United States launched by foreign adversaries grows, the federal government has been slow to…