James-Comey

James Comey: Counterterrorism is Top Priority for FBI

FBI Director James Comey said the bureau has been prioritizing anti-terror measures to confront a changing security threat landscape, azcentral.com reported Wednesday. Paul Giblin writes ...
Michael Daniel

Michael Daniel: White House Seeks ‘Broad, Strategic Picture’ of Cyber

Michael Daniel Michael Daniel, a special adviser at the White House, says cybersecurity encompasses more than its technical aspects as the government seeks to understand and identify potential solutions in ...
NIH image

IARPA Seeks Info on Neural Tools to Forecast Cognitive Performance

NIH image The Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity has asked industry to propose ideas for developing neural tools and methods to predict a person’s cognitive performance ...
Derek Chollet

Report: Derek Chollet to Leave Defense Department Int’l Affairs Role

Derek Chollet Derek Chollet is set to depart his role as the Defense Department’s assistant secretary for international security affairs in January, Foreign Policy reported Wednesday. Chollet ...
Nick Nayak

Outgoing DHS Procurement Chief Nick Nayak: Procurement Activities, Workforce Critical to Gov’t

Nick Nayak Nick Nayak, the Department of Homeland Security‘s former chief procurement officer, urges the government to work on training and retaining its procurement workforce ...
John F. Kelly

Gen. John Kelly: US Southern Command Eyes Partnerships in Fight Against Central American Drug Trade

John Kelly Gen. John Kelly, commander of U.S. Southern Command, says partnerships with Central American nations are key to resolving the issues of drug and human trafficking in the ...
DARPA

DARPA Investing in Science, Engineering Projects to Develop New Military Capabilities

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has asked industry to suggest ideas for applying science and engineering in the development of military defense and national security technology, ...
CyberStock

John Brennan: CIA Agents Must Keep Up With Evolving Cyber Threat Landscape

CIA Director John Brennan said Wednesday the agency needs to evolve to be an “indispensable” source of national security intelligence in the digital information age, Defense ...
Michael Vickers

Michael Vickers Says Terror, Cyber Threats are Key U.S. National Security Concerns

Michael Vickers The threat posed by global terrorist groups linked to Al Qaeda remains a top national security focus for the U.S. government, according to Michael Vickers, defense undersecretary ...
Barack Obama

President Obama to Propose $1B for National Security Program Aid in Europe

President Barack Obama is preparing to ask Congress for $1 billion in financial aid to help European allies boost national security initiatives amid an escalating conflict between Ukraine ...