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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 ...
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Marines, ONR Complete Field Test of New Amphibious Lander Prototype

The U.S. Marine Corps and Office of Naval Research have completed their field testing of the Ultra Heavy-Lift Amphibious Connecter prototype during the recent Rim of the Pacific war ...
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NSA Designates Towson University as Cyber Operations National Center; Steven LaFountain Comments

The National Security Agency has assigned Towson University as one of five new national centers for cyber operations, Technical.ly Baltimore reported Friday. Tyler Waldman writes the ...
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Report: Israel Deploys Early-Warning App, Iron Dome Anti-Rocket Shield

Israel’s low casualty count in the recent spate of rocket attacks from Hamas could be due either to its early-warning system or the Iron Dome anti-missile weapon system, Defense ...
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NORTHCOM Nominee Bill Gortney Voices Cyber Concerns at Confirmation Hearing

Navy Adm. William Gortney believes the U.S. lacks the measures needed to defend critical infrastructures against cyber risks, FCW reported Friday. Sean Lyngaas writes that Gortney raised ...
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DISA: Number of Defense Enterprise Computing Centers Down to 10

The Defense Information Systems Agency has shuttered a defense enterprise computing center in Huntsville, Alabama, and expects the closure to save the Pentagon $3.2 million a year, ...
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Cyber Command Leads Exercise to Test Interagency Cybersecurity Coordination; Michael Rogers Comments

The U.S. Cyber Command recently concluded the Cyber Guard 14-1 exercise in partnership with government, academia and industry to demonstrate operational coordination and information ...
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Council of Governors, DoD, DHS Approve Joint Cyber Plan; Terry Branstad Comments

The Council of Governors, Defense Department and Department of Homeland Security have inked a joint cybersecurity action plan with the goal of helping to bolster the country’s cyber ...
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Xceedium’s Ken Ammon on Cyber Prevention, Detection Balancing Act

Xceedium Chief Strategy Officer Ken Ammon says forging paths toward both prevention and detection of cyber intrusions can help play a role in federal information technology’s efforts ...