Cyberwarfare

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.

Army, Korean engineers find a way for allies to share spectrum

The system, which would replace what is still a paper process, would give coalition partners a clear view of available spectrum, allowing them to better work together.

Navy awards deal for installation of new EW tools

Three small businesses will share in a $49 million contract to install systems on a variety of ships, including a few foreign vessels.

DOD needs to get a handle on Guard's cyber skills, GAO says

A report says the department lacks visibility into National Guard units' cyber capabilities, which could provide significant help in the event of a domestic attack.

Army awards $249M contract for electronic warfare support

The deal to 16 small businesses continues the military service’s effort to get ahead of the game in EW.

Five win spots on $155.8M deal to support Joint Chiefs' cyber program

The companies will support the J6 Directorate's C4/Cyber program under a five-year contract.

Army working to put cyber warriors on the front lines

A pilot program embeds cyber teams into a brigade's companies, conducting defensive and offensive operations while on the move.

EW ideas get real at Army's Cyber Quest

The latest exercise focused on integrating cyber and electromagnetic tools and techniques to improve a commander's situational awareness.

Bots chase down the bugs in Cyber Grand Challenge

In DARPA's Cyber Grand Challenge, seven teams from industry and academia strove to show how automated systems could find and fix software flaws within seconds.

Cyber teams ready to throw down in Grand Challenge

Seven teams are set to test if their automated systems can quickly find a fix flaws at DARPA's cyber Grand Challenge in Las Vegas.

Army Cyber Command moves to the front

The service names cyber a Service Component Command, in keeping with DOD's efforts to make cyber a full partner in military operations.

Cyber units get ready to take the field

Although the Cyber Command is still a couple years away from building its full complement, officials won’t wait to put current units into action.

Cyber Challenge targets Internet of Things security

DARPA looks to demonstrate automated cybersecurity during an all-machine hackathon.

NSA goes commercial to harden networks

Spy agency leverages commercial technologies as it seeks to stay ahead of evolving cyber threats.

Report: Electronic jihad grows in sophistication

The cyber threat from terror groups could eventually endanger critical infrastructure, a new report warns.

Vermont Guard gears up for major cyber exercise

The Guard, preparing for the large Vigilant Guard cyber exercise in protecting critical infrastructure, is asking for contractor assistance in spinning up a cyber range.

Carlin: U.S. is looking to unite on cyber deterrence

The assistant attorney general provided additional insights into what a whole-of-government strategy in cyberspace might look like.