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DISA releases new security guide for cloud computing

The document sets out the requirements for commercial and non-DOD providers, with a goal of streamlining the acquisition process for DOD agencies.

Pro-ISIS hackers compromise Central Command's social media sites

Centcom's Twitter and YouTube accounts were temporarily suspended after a hack by a group claiming to be ISIS sympathizers.

Navy's new 'beach ball' satellite takes a spin from the ISS

The SpinSat's unique design could pave the way for better control of small satellites.

Navy adds 2 vendors to $2.5 billion CANES contract

CGI Federal and DRS Technologies, which protested after being left off the original award, can now bid for work on the Navy’s next=generation shipboard network.

Ex-Israeli security chief: Big data key to anti-terrorist fight

The former head of Shin Bet says big data has helped Israel tracked down Hamas leaders.

Next step for tactical nets: Sensors that know how to share

The Integrated Sensor Architecture lets sensors talk to each other and gives soldiers a common interface regardless of the computing platform.

DISA wants a new way to secure DOD's 4 million endpoints

The agency is looking for an innovative, scalable solution that can keep up with DOD’s changing variety of computing environments.

Tiny components could help secure the IT supply chain

DARPA awards a $4.1 million contract under its SHIELD program to detect counterfeit parts.