Tags Defense Digital Service

DOD expands vulnerability disclosure program, giving hackers more approved targets

by Shannon Vavra • 1 year ago

The expansion comes as the DOD eyes broader changes for its Vulnerability Disclosure Program.

How the government is keeping hackers from disrupting coronavirus vaccine research

by Shannon Vavra • 2 years ago

Behind the scenes, DOD has been working to protect the U.S. government effort to produce a coronavirus vaccine against foreign hacking.

DEF CON’s Aerospace Village looks to satellite hacking to improve security in space

by Shannon Vavra • 2 years ago

The aerospace hacking village at DEF CON is going to look pretty different this year.

The NSA is piloting a secure DNS service for the defense industrial base

by Shannon Vavra • 2 years ago

The effort aims to secure services on small- and medium-sized companies working on Department of Defense weapons technologies

At DEF CON’s aviation village, the military is interested in more than just the hacks

by Shannon Vavra • 3 years ago

The Defense Digital Service's newly minted chief, Brett Goldstein, tells CyberScoop his team intends to use the DEFCON aviation village as a way to attract recruits to hack the Pentagon.

Pentagon's latest bug bounty program pays out $80,000

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 4 years ago

The highest bounty was $5,000 paid out eight times.