Cyber Defense

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Cyber and other transaction agreements

Other transaction agreements will be subject to the Defense Department’s unified cybersecurity standard, according to Katie Arrington, DOD’s chief information security officer for acquisition.

U.S. Fleet Cyber Command/U.S. 10th Fleet (FCC/C10F) at Fort George G. Meade, Maryland, Sept. 27, 2018. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Samuel Souvannason/Released)

DOD keeps getting ‘out recruited’ for cyber talent, Shanahan says

Congress wants DOD to onboard more cyber warriors, but they're hard to keep around.

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Fogarty has big ambitions for ARCYBER

Lt. Gen. Stephen Fogarty, Army Cyber Command's new leader, says the mission is really "information dominance operations."

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Lessons learned from training Army combat units in cyber ops

The Cyber Electromagnetic Activities pilot initiative focused on equipping tactical commanders and brigades with cyber and information operation techniques.


White House unhappy with NDAA's cyber strategy demand

President Trump indicates he's opposed to a congressional demand for a cybersecurity strategy in the 2018 defense bill.


Army Chief of Staff says cyber warriors need to adapt to new threat environment

Gen. Milley said increased training and tactical adaptability would be necessary for soldiers to confront near-peer threats.

Air Force

DISA and the Army use commercial cloud to enable SIPRNet smartphone networking

Cloud migration is helping with JRSS implementation and additional security on combat-relevant handheld devices.


Army pushes recruiting and retaining cyber talent

The Army is taking aggressive steps to strengthen its cyber workforce through a series of ongoing evaluations.

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