Tag Archives: Cyber Command

Pentagon Puts CIO In Charge of Cybersecurity Programs

The Defense Department has updated the roles and responsibilities of its chief information officer to include cybersecurity, transferring to the CIO duties formerly held by the assistant secretary for networks and information integration. The latter position has been dissolved and the CIO will now be responsible for overseeing the department’s …

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Teri Takai, Keith Alexander Highlight Defense Cyber Initiatives

Teri Takai, Defense Department chief information officer, and Army Gen. Keith Alexander, commander of U.S. Cyber Command and director of the National Security Agency, both testified before lawmakers Wednesday on new approaches to information technology and cybersecurity. American Forces Press Service reports the House Armed Services subcommittee on intelligence, emerging …

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Profile: Lt. Gen. John Davis, Cybercom Deputy Commander

Marine Corps Lt. Gen. Jon Davis serves as deputy commander of Fort Meade, Md.-based U.S. Cyber Command, having been appointed to this position as of June 2012. Davis previously served at Fort Meade from 2006 to 2008 as deputy commander of the joint functional component command for network warfare. Prior …

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Profile: Gen. Keith Alexander, NSA and Cybercom Lead

Army Gen. Keith Alexander serves as director of the National Security Agency and commander of U.S. Cyber Command, having led NSA since August 2005 and Cybercom since May 2010. At NSA, the 38-year Army veteran leads that agency’s national foreign intelligence, combat support and U.S. national security information system activities. …

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Rear Adm. Sean Filipowski Named Cybercom Intell Lead

Navy Rear Adm. Sean Filipowski has been assigned director of intelligence for the U.S. Cyber Command, the Defense Department announced Tuesday. The nearly three-decade veteran currently serves as deputy director of operations for the Fort Meade, Md.-based Cybercom. According to the Navy, his shore assignments have included service at the …

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Pentagon Names Jennifer Napper Cybercom Plans, Policy Head

The Defense Department has appointed Army Maj. Gen. Jennifer Napper director of plans and policy at U.S. Cyber Command, AOL Defense reports. She is scheduled to leave her position as head of Army Network Enterprise Technology Command at Fort Huachuca, where she is credited with facilitating the consolidation of Army …

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