A lack of transparent oversight of the agency charged with snooping on foreign communications makes it a poor choice for handling domestic security.
With billions of dollars being invested a smart electric grid, its security still is being debated by a Congress divided politically over the role of government in securing critical infrastructure.
The agency wants to enable top-secret security on commercial smart phones but can't find the standards-based commercial products that meet its needs.
Defense Deputy Secretary Ashton B. Carter calls for support of greater info sharing between government and the private sector at the 2012 RSA Conference.
The CLIQR Quest Challenge asks participants to use their social media skills to locate QR codes that represent resources crews would need in an emergency.
In a study on cybersecurity attitudes, one-third of security officials rated computer security higher than missile defense.
In the cybersecurity world, the military model of mitigating damage when operating in degraded conditions is increasingly applicable.
The Defense Department's research arm is developing new methods to provide cell tower-grade communications to warfighters, even in remote and rugged areas.
The Swiss Space Center's CleanSpace One project aims to help sweep the orbital paths of dangerous debris, but let's hope it's not one piece at a time.
The Army's WIN-T program is using recent exercises in New Mexico to ready itself for a major evaluation this spring.
The hacker collective plans regular strikes against government and corporate sites, while NSA's chief reportedly is concerned the group could soon be capable of attacking the power grid.
Sen. Joe Lieberman's attempt to strike the "right balance" draws the ire of Sen. John McCain and other GOP leaders, who are planning their own bill.