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

by Shannon Vavra • 4 weeks ago

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

Cyber Command flags North Korean-linked hackers behind ongoing financial heists

by Shannon Vavra • 4 weeks ago

And this time they have the capability to record audio from victim machines.

Why did Cyber Command back off its recent plans to call out North Korean hacking?

by Shannon Vavra • 2 months ago

U.S. Cyber Command was set to post another Lazarus Group-linked malware sample to VirusTotal in September, but ultimately decided against it. Why?

‘It’s going to be painful’: Pentagon official urges contractors to improve cybersecurity

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

A politician-turned-defense official is trying to shake up the acquisition bureaucracy.

Cyber Command’s bug bounty program uncovers more than 30 vulnerabilities

by Shannon Vavra • 2 months ago

The bug bounty program, sponsored by U.S. Cyber Command, zeroed in on finding vulnerabilities external to the Department of Defense Information Network.

Former U.S. Army contractor sentenced to prison for destroying IT system

by Shannon Vavra • 2 months ago

A contractor wiped an entire SharePoint system off a company's AWS instance to exact revenge for his job being terminated.

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