Tags U.S. Cyber Command

The NSA now officially has a new chief

by Chris Bing • 1 day ago

Gen. Paul Nakasone, an experienced military leader with a unique background in cyber-operations and intelligence gathering, will be the next person to take on the "dual hat" role atop the National Security Agency and U.S. Cyber Command.

U.S. Cyber Command chief calls for debate around hacking unit's authorities

by Chris Bing • 2 weeks ago

Lawmakers and Pentagon leadership are considering plans that could one day provide U.S. Cyber Command with additional authorities to operate outside declared war zones, two senior U.S. officials acknowledged Wednesday during an open congressional hearing.

Enemies of U.S. continue cyberattacks without fear of reprisal, NSA director nominee says

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 2 months ago

Lt. Gen. Paul Nakasone indicated that deterrence against foreign cyberattacks is lacking, but that he would develop options to present to policymakers if nominated.

NSA chief ripped by Congress for cyberwar process he doesn't control

by Chris Bing • 2 months ago

Neither President Donald Trump nor Secretary of Defense James Mattis has specifically directed Adm. Mike Rogers to “disrupt Russian cyberthreats where they originate."

White House official: Paul Nakasone nominated for NSA Director

by Chris Bing • 2 months ago

The Trump administration plans to nominate the head of Army Cyber Command, Lt. Gen. Paul Nakasone, to be the next NSA director and commander of U.S. Cyber Command.

Norton takes over Pentagon's network defense headquarters and DISA

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 3 months ago

The installment of Norton and the impending departure of Rogers signals a changing of the guard at the highest levels of the Pentagon's most important cyber agencies.

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