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FBI: North Korea Behind Sony Hack

The FBI has determined the North Korean government was responsible for the cyber attack on Sony Pictures Entertainment, the bureau said in a statement Friday. In that statement, the ...
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Ashton Carter Officially Unveiled as Defense Secretary Nominee

Ashton Carter Defense Secretary nominee Ashton Carter pledged Friday to be “candid” in the strategic and military advice to President Barack Obama if he is confirmed by ...
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NASA Launches Orion on 1st Test Flight

An unmanned version of NASA‘s Orion spacecraft launched after 7 a.m. Eastern time Friday from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida to carry out a test flight to determine ...
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CNN: Ashton Carter the Lead Defense Secretary Candidate

Ashton Carter According to a report by CNN, former Deputy Defense Secretary Ashton Carter is the lead candidate to succeed Chuck Hagel as defense secretary and will receive the nod ...
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Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel to Resign Upon Successor’s Confirmation

Chuck Hagel Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel will resign from the position when his successor is confirmed by the full Senate, President Barack Obama announced in a news conference Monday ...
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Wendy Masiello, DCMA Chief, Chosen as GovCon Awards’ ‘Public Sector Partner of the Year’

Lt. Gen. Wendy Masiello Wendy Masiello, a lieutenant general for the Air Force and director of the Defense Contract Management Agency, was recognized Thursday for her selection to receive ...
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Profile: Jeff Johnson, FBI CTO and IT Engineering Division Assistant Director

Jeff Johnson serves as chief technology officer and assistant director of the information technology engineering division at the FBI. In this role, he is responsible for development ...
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ONC: Karen DeSalvo to Retain Nat’l Health IT Coordinator Role

Karen DeSalvo Karen DeSalvo, who was appointed acting assistant health secretary Thursday, will continue to hold her current role as director of the Office of National Coordinator ...
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Rick Lauderdale: DOE Adopts Dashboard Tool to Monitor IT Setup

The Energy Department has developed a new dashboard tool it plans to use to protect its networks and systems against cybersecurity incidents, DOE’s chief architect has told Federal ...
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Robert Cardillo: NGA to Federate Geospatial Content for Public Ebola Map Tool

Robert Cardillo The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency has unveiled a new public-facing website with a map that depicts the spread of Ebola by province in West Africa and locations ...