An international effort by the Defense Department and the U.S. Navy is developing Web-based applications that will let allied navies share data in the fight against piracy on the high seas.
The Defense Department is expanding a program to share cyber threat information and inviting all of its eligible contractors to take part.
New Defense Department approval means personnel can now use the BlackBerry 7 line of products across the department's enterprise network.
A new gray hat hacker group hits 10 organizations, including three U.S. government sites and one at Harvard, saying it wants to promote better security.
DARPA is looking at the gaming industry to help it design medical training and education software for use on mobile devices.
A nonprofit initiative to check on SSL implementations finds that 75 percent of those sites are vulnerable to a BEAST attack, and only 10 percent are secure.
Forget Russia, China and Iran. The real threat to critical infrastructure is a failure to address security fundamentals in the design and operation of U.S. systems, says one analyst.
The agency is testing READI, which uses satellites to detect minute changes in GPS-enabled ground stations, providing real-time data on quakes and better tsunami predictions.
Iran's willingness to attack the United States and its plans for cyber war capability make it a serious threat, a panel of experts said during a House hearing.
The Defense Department's research agency seeks to build clusters of small spacecraft that work together and share information.
Without government mandates to secure critical infrastructure, a damaging cyberattack on the nation will happen, experts tell a House panel.
Researchers funded by the Air Force are exploring using "quantum memories" to secure long-range communications. Where have we seen that before?