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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.
Elevation of Cyber Command will make it more like its elite brethren
The elevation earlier this month was mandated by Congress, widely anticipated and won't alter much. But buried in the detail is a change that counts.
The tech behind the DARPA Grand Challenge winner will now be used by the Pentagon
The tech behind Mayhem, the winner of DARPA's Cyber Grand Challenge, has been brought into the DoD under a seven-figure contract through DIUx