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Report: US Military Needs Automated Tech, Testing Capabilities for Evolving Cyber Threats

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The U.S. Army is seeking information on cyber capabilities based on artificial intelligence and machine learning that can protect systems against sophisticated attacks, Bloomberg reported Monday. Robert Behler, director of operational test and evaluation for the Department of Defense, said in a report that the military's system defenders “need to improve speed and accuracy for processing reported incidents” despite their increasing capacity for thwarting mock attacks from the Red Team.

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Report: DoD Making Progress to Boost US Missile Defense System

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A new assessment report shows the Pentagon is advancing missile defense for the U.S., with the military now capable of deterring certain attacks from North Korea or Iran, Bloomberg reported Thursday. The annual report from Robert Behler, director of operational testing at the Department of Defense, highlights the improved capability of DoD’s $180B network of ground- and sea-based missile interceptors, sensors and communications.

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Robert Behler to be Nominated DoD Operational Test & Evaluation Director

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President Donald Trump intends to nominate Robert Behler, chief operating officer and deputy director of the Carnegie Mellon University Software Engineering Institute, as director of operational test and evaluation at the Defense Department. Behler has led SEI’s software engineering and security initiatives that aimed to help address national cyber challenges, the …

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