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NSA’s Richard Ledgett Calls For Help to Develop Global Cyber Standards

Richard Ledgett, deputy director at the National Security Agency, has called on several countries to jointly develop international standards for cyber regulations, the Aspen Daily News ...
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Senate’s 2015 FSGG Spending Bill Contains Federal IT Initiatives

The Senate’s Financial Services and General Government appropriations bill for fiscal year 2015 contains initiatives designed to help agencies procure and utilize information ...
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NASA to Reposition Mars Orbiters as ‘Siding Spring’ Comet Approaches Planet; Rich Zurek Comments

NASA is preparing to position its Mars orbiters on the opposite side of the Red Planet in time before the comet Siding Spring passes by the planet on Oct. 19. The comet’s nucleus ...
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Arati Prabhakar: DARPA Exploring New Positioning, Navigation, Timing Tech Beyond GPS

Arati Prabhakar The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency is holding five programs to develop new technologies that would provide positioning, navigation and timing information ...
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Raytheon’s Michael Daly: Gov’t CIOs Should Consider Data, Devices, Insiders for Internet of Things

Michael Daly, chief technology officer for cybersecurity and special missions at Raytheon‘s intelligence, information and services practice, has urged government IT organizations ...
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FBI to Move Development Team to Amazon’s Cloud

The FBI plans to transition its operational technology division to an Amazon-hosted could environment, FCW reported Thursday. Adam Mazmanian writes the FBI issued a request for proposals ...
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Prox Dynamics Building Mini UAVs for Army’s Squad-Level ISR; Laurel Allender Comments

Prox Dynamics is developing pocket-size unmanned aerial vehicles for the U.S. Army as part of the latter’s Cargo Pocket Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance program ...
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White House Prepares Executive Order on Commercial Drone Privacy Guidelines

The administration is set to pass an executive order to establish privacy guidelines and voluntary best practices for unmanned aerial vehicles in the U.S. commercial market, POLITICO ...
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Former Navy Sec. Richard Danzig: Gov’t Must Trim Complex IT Systems to Bolster Cybersecurity

Richard Danzig, former secretary of the U.S. Navy, believes the U.S. government will be able to build up its cybersecurity by eliminating unnecessary information technology systems, ...
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Security Experts Warn of Sophisticated Cyber Threats

Industry and government information security professionals have observed that hackers are using more sophisticated methods and tools in their attacks on enterprise data, Federal News ...