The Joint Force Headquarters for the DOD Information Network, a subordinate command of Cyber Command, is developing a strategic plan for defending its networks around the world.
In the annual Cyber Guard exercise, DOD worked with organizations across all sectors to simulate the response to a coordinated cyberattack.
Officials have expressed exasperation over the bulky acquisition process, which does not scale at “cyber speed.”
DOD officials talk about the automated, big data tools that could do a lot to protect DOD networks.
SAIC will be providing a raft of support duties as the prime contractor under a recent deal totaling up to $460 million
The system will look for systemic threat issues, whether they occur intentionally or accidentally.
Christopher Painter, coordinator for Cyber Issues at the State Department, told Congress that curtailing the use of “cyber weapons” is complicated because, for one thing, the same tool used to attack can be used to protect networks.
NAVAIR issues a solicitation addressing the networked nature of weapons and the vulnerabilities can exist.