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Symantec: ‘Regin’ Malware Spies on Gov’t, Private Networks

Symantec security experts have uncovered a sophisticated malware program that infected computers over several years in order to spy on international government agencies, companies ...
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Report: New DoD Cloud Strategy Seeks to Decentralize Procurement

An upcoming release of the Defense Department‘s new cloud strategy aims to give individual agencies the capability to pursue commercial cloud procurements independently compared ...
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Air Force to Demo Protected Tactical Waveform on New Modems, Terminals

The U.S. Air Force plans to test a new tactical waveform on modems and terminals in 2018 in a move to further the service’s protected communications system initiative, Space ...
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Deltek Analysis Links DHS IT Spending and Workforce Hurdles

New analysis from Deltek has sought to link the Department of Homeland Security’s cybersecurity spending to how it works to attract and retain its workforce. John Slye, advisory ...
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NSA’s Michael Rogers: Cyber Attackers Can Disrupt US Infrastructure Systems

Adm. Michael Rogers National Security Agency Director Adm. Michael Rogers has told the House Intelligence Committee that countries like China have cyber capabilities that could potentially ...
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Stephen Warren: VA Adds $60M to Info Security Budget Amid Cyber Audits

Stephen Warren Stephen Warren, chief information officer at the Department of Veterans Affairs, has told the House Veterans Affairs Committee that the agency will put $60 million ...
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NIST, NARA Publish Standards on Sensitive Federal Data Mgmt

The National Institute of Standards and Technology has partnered with the National Archives and Records Administration to develop proposed standards for data security at government ...
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James Comey: FBI Has Eyes on Rising Cyber Terror Threats

James Comey FBI Director James Comey said the bureau has put anti-cybercrime efforts on its list of priorities in an environment he says contains fast-growing online terror threats, ...
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NASA’s Jaiwon Shin: US, South Korea Form Aviation Tech Partnership

NASA has inked an agreement with the Korea Agency for Infrastructure Technology Advancement for cooperation on future projects to develop technologies for air traffic management in ...
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Mary Harper: IARPA Wants Speech Recognition Tech for Reverberant Environments

The Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Agency aims to find speech recognition software for deciphering conversations in noisy areas through a $50,000 prize challenge. IARPA’s ...