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Watchdog questions DoD about Cyber Command's work with private sector, civilian agencies

by Chris Bing • 2 months ago

The role the military, intelligence community or DHS plays in stopping digital attacks aimed at the U.S. economy can appear blurred at times.

Why Eugene Kaspersky keeps talking about 'Project Sauron'

by Chris Bing • 2 months ago

Kaspersky Lab founder and CEO Eugene Kaspersky says he's figured out why the U.S. government hates his company.

Army must empower next generation to succeed in cyber, senior official says

by Chris Bing • 2 months ago

To quickly develop the Army's cyber capabilities requires that leadership consider unique options while also adjusting for a different culture brought in by recruits who are inherently digitally savvy, according to Col. Chris Wade, director of the Army's Task Force Cyber Strong.

Russian hackers used NYC terror attack news to lure targets into loading malware

by Chris Bing • 2 months ago

Security researchers recently discovered a notable spear phishing email campaign that used a peculiar, albeit increasingly popular, intrusion technique hidden inside a message concerning a terrorism attack in New York City.

U.S. Army and Navy Cyber Mission Force teams declared fully operational a year ahead of schedule

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 3 months ago

"The true challenge will be sustaining readiness and the prompt ability to 'answer all bells' when directed by U.S. Cyber Command," one official said.

Young Israelis increasingly opt for cyber service and contribute to combat troop shortage

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 3 months ago

“The IDF may need many more cyberexperts, but not in the numbers that the education system producing."

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