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Breach of Pentagon travel records exposes defense personnel PII

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

The Pentagon identified the breach on Oct. 4 and is still investigating.

GAO report shows how easy it is to hack DOD weapon systems

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

In cybersecurity probes of Pentagon weapon systems in recent years, pen-testers were able to wrest control of systems with relative ease, according to GAO.

Pentagon lays out plan to secure websites in response to lawmaker inquiry

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 5 months ago

CIO Dana Deasy lays out the department's plan in response to Sen. Ron Wyden, who raised concerna about the security of DOD's many public-facing sites.

Adm. Mike Mullen: Cyber Command should be empowered to go on offensive

by Greg Otto • 6 months ago

"I think that line has to be drawn, and we have to respond, and they need to pay a fairly significant price for what they're doing.”

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

by Chris Bing • 6 months ago

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.

Pentagon's latest bug bounty program pays out $80,000

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 6 months ago

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

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