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Raytheon’s Mitch Jukanovich: NOAA Among Agencies at Forefront of Cross-Domain Push

Weather forecasters at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration are increasingly looking to use cross-domain information sharing products for personnel at other agencies ...

Defense Acquisition University Forms Cyber Education Degree Pact; Christopher Feudo Comments

The Defense Acquisition University and the University of Fairfax have formed an arrangement to allow students that complete classes at DAU to earn post-graduate degrees in cybersecurity ...

Obama Calls on Congress to Help Stop ‘Patent Trolls’

President Barack Obama asked Congress on Tuesday to develop tougher measures against companies that routinely file patent lawsuits despite not offering any products, Reuters reports. Diane ...

House Bill Aims to Extend DoD-Private Sector IT Workforce Exchange Program

Rep. Derek Kilmer (D-Wash.) has introduced a bill that would continue a program for the Defense Department and private businesses to exchange information technology employees. The Information ...

Pentagon OKs Apple Devices for Military Networks

Apple has received approval from the Defense Department for its devices to operate on military networks, Bloomberg reports. Nick Taborek and Tony Capaccio write the Pentagon cleared ...
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NSA Asks Open Source Developers to Help Protect Agency Cloud; Keith Alexander Comments

Gen. Keith Alexander The National Security Agency has started developing a cloud computing platform intended to help secure the government’s network infrastructure, FedScoop reported ...

Huawei Chief: Company Not a Cyber Threat to US

Ren Zhengfei, founder and CEO of Chinese telecommunications company Huawei Technologies, has denied claims that his company poses a cybersecurity threat to the U.S., Reuters reported ...
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Google, Twitter Vet Nicole Wong Named WH Privacy Adviser

VOA photo of Nicole Wong Nicole Wong, formerly legal director at Twitter, has been appointed as a senior Internet privacy adviser to President Barack Obama, Nextgov reported Wednesday. Brian ...

NIST Adds Smartphone, Supply Chain Guidelines to Cyber Standards

The National Institute of Standards and Technology has added guidelines on addressing smartphone security and foreign manipulation of supply chains to its federal cybersecurity standards, ...

Cybersecurity Budgets, Spending Feature on ExecutiveGov

Many government agencies have prepared their proposed budgets for fiscal year 2014 even as they must deal with the cuts under sequestration and the need to optimize their resources ...

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