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Pentagon, DHS agree to framework for joint cyberdefense
U.S. officials have long touted their “whole-of-government approach” to cyberthreats, and a new memo advances that cause.
Breach of Pentagon travel records exposes defense personnel PII
The Pentagon identified the breach on Oct. 4 and is still investigating.
Pentagon's latest bug bounty program pays out $80,000
The highest bounty was $5,000 paid out eight times.
Nation-state hackers attempted to use Equifax vulnerability against DoD, NSA official says
An NSA official says 24 hours after Equifax's breach was made public, a nation-state was scanning DoD for unpatched Apache Struts instances.
The Pentagon's latest bug bounty target is its travel booking system
Because the Defense Travel System is used by millions of people and maintains sensitive information, hardening its security is a priority for DoD, organizers said.
'Next generation' of Silicon Valley leaders more willing to work with feds, former Pentagon chief says
Ashton Carter, who was President Barack Obama's secretary of Defense, seemed to suggest that the complex relationship between national security agencies and the private sector has turned a corner in recent years.