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Cyber Command has drastically cut hiring time for cybersecurity roles, says DOD CISO

by Shannon Vavra

The Cyber Excepted Service program is bearing some fruit, Department of Defense CISO Jack Wilmer says.

Cisco will pay $8.6 million to settle claims it sold US flawed surveillance software

by Jeff Stone

The Department of Homeland Security and four branches of the U.S. military had purchased the affected software.

Blistering report scolds Navy for longstanding cybersecurity challenges

by Sean Lyngaas

To longtime observers of the Navy’s cybersecurity practices, this week’s review will feel like déjà-vu.

Chinese hackers stole sensitive U.S. Navy submarine plans from contractor

by Chris Bing

A Chinese intelligence agency was able to successfully hack into a Navy contractor around February, stealing more than a half terabyte worth of highly sensitive documents.

Inside the NSA's CDX, a high-tech competition pitting cadets against elite attackers

by Chris Bing

Professional hackers from the NSA, U.S. Cyber Command and foreign militaries are launching a barrage of cyberattacks this week — against teams of students.

Hacker breaches Navy, compromises records of more than 130,000 sailors

by Chris Bing

A hacker broke into Navy systems last week and accessed the personal data of more 130,000 current and former U.S. Navy sailors, the service announced Wednesday.

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