Feb. 24, 2017
Rogers Discusses Near Future of U.S. Cyber Command
Navy Adm. Mike Rogers, the chief of U.S. Cyber Command, discussed the command’s future over the next five to 10 years at West 2017, a naval conference and exposition in San Diego.
Dec. 3, 2016
Intel Undersecretary Describes Cyber Threat, Steps to Combat It
Cybersecurity is a political, economic, diplomatic and military challenge, and the undersecretary of defense for intelligence explained its complexities during a panel discussion at the Reagan National Defense Forum.
Dec. 1, 2016
DoD CIO Awardees Excel in Cyber, IT
The recipients of the 2016 Department of Defense Chief Information Officer Award for Cyber and Information Technology Excellence represent advancements in IT and cyber from the department's front lines, DoD’s Chief Information Officer said.
Oct. 25, 2016
Motivation, Talent Remain Strongest Elements of Network Defense, Says Cyber Official
Speaking at CyberMaryland 2016, Navy Adm. Michael S. Rogers, the triple-hatted leader of U.S. Cyber Command, the National Security Agency and the Central Security Service, championed talent and motivation as network defense game-changers.
Oct. 24, 2016
All Cyber Mission Force Teams Achieve Initial Operating Capability
FORT MEADE, Md. —
All 133 of U.S. Cyber Command’s Cyber Mission Force teams have reached a threshold level of initial operating capacity and can execute their fundamental mission, Cybercom officials announced.
Oct. 20, 2016
DoD Announces ‘Hack the Pentagon’ Follow-Up Initiative
The Defense Department has awarded a contract to HackerOne and Synack to provide a way for DoD components and the services to launch their own ”bug bounty” challenges, similar to the “Hack the Pentagon” pilot program.
‘Not If, But When’: NSA Official Discusses Importance of Cyber Vigilance
In the wake of major intrusions into U.S. government computer networks over the last 24 months, the National Security Agency’s deputy national manager for national security systems outlined his agency’s role in developing cyber defense mitigations, and its critical response to public- and private-sector cyber incidents.
Oct. 5, 2016
Defense Innovation Board Makes Interim Recommendations
During the first meeting of the new Defense Innovation Board at the Pentagon, Defense Secretary Ash Carter and board members discussed 11 interim recommendations the board offered to DoD for consideration.
Sept. 20, 2016
Nominee for Top Stratcom Post Details Threats at Confirmation Hearing
The nominee to be the next commander of U.S. Strategic Command told a Senate panel that Russia and China are the biggest threats the U.S. faces, but North Korea and Iran are the most likely.
Sept. 14, 2016
Carter Opens DIUx Outpost in Texas
Defense Secretary Ash Carter announced the opening of the Pentagon’s third location for its technology startup, Defense Innovation Unit-Experimental, this time extending the department's outreach to Austin, Texas.
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