Tags Defense Digital Service

How the government is keeping hackers from disrupting coronavirus vaccine research

by Shannon Vavra • 1 month 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 months 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 • 4 months 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 • 1 year 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 • 2 years ago

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

The Pentagon's latest bug bounty target is its travel booking system

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 3 years ago

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.

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