Tags cyberwarfare

As the military's cyber units change guard, a battle over control rages on

by Chris Bing • 3 months ago

During a time of rapid change for the U.S.' top cyber warfare teams, a current version of the 2019 defense bill challenges the President's authority over them.

Trump administration may throw out the approval process for cyberwarfare

by Chris Bing • 5 months ago

The White House is looking to rescind PPD-20, a memorandum that helps guide the use of government-backed hacking operations.

The NSA now officially has a new chief

by Chris Bing • 5 months ago

Gen. Paul Nakasone, an experienced military leader with a unique background in cyber-operations and intelligence gathering, will be the next person to take on the "dual hat" role atop the National Security Agency and U.S. Cyber Command.

Trump sends cyberwar strategy to Congress

by Sean Lyngaas • 5 months ago

The document outlines how the Trump administration will tackle some of the field’s most vexing issues – including launching hacking operations and deterring adversaries.

GCHQ head says U.K. engaged in cyberwarfare against ISIS

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 5 months ago

GCHQ head Jeremy Fleming revealed that the U.K. has conducted a proactive cyber campaign against ISIS, touting the notion of using offensive cyberattacks to counter violent extremism.

Command and control: A fight for the future of government hacking

by Chris Bing • 6 months ago

A quiet but constant tug of war is raging between the intelligence community and the military over the future of U.S. Cyber Command.