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Trump taps DOE veteran to head Homeland Security research arm

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 weeks ago

President Trump plans to nominate William Bryan, an experienced critical infrastructure specialist, to lead the Department of Homeland Security's R&D arm.

In war against botnets, manufacturers need to step up, report says

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

Zombie computer armies are also too easy for attackers to assemble, the tools to mitigate them are too seldom employed, and the market hasn't given companies much reason to try harder, the federal government says.

Why the U.S. is struggling with the digital war on ISIS

by Chris Bing • 1 year ago

The U.S. military's reported inability to effectively “drop cyber bombs” on ISIS is raising new questions about the military’s "cyber weapons arsenal."

Meet the man responsible for teaching some of the NSA's best young hackers

by Chris Bing • 2 years ago

Underlining the NSA's race to hire the best and brightest is a list of universities that offer myriad of computer security training programs, each providing a stepping stone into the secretive agency. In this context, Carnegie Mellon University is to the NSA what the University of Alabama is to the NFL.

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