Defense IT


Toolkit boosts Army network visibility, cybersecurity compliance

Toolkit boosts Army network visibility, cybersecurity compliance

With the new Assured Compliance Assessment Solution Reporting Toolkit, the Army is automating cybersecurity management.

Army rolls out ‘see something, say something’ app

Army rolls out ‘see something, say something’ app

The Army's iWatch app gives smartphone users a way to report suspicious activity on or near the installations where they work.

Endgame cybersecurity platform

Endgame tracks down adversaries in AF Red Flag exercise

The Endgame cybersecurity platform has helped both red and blue teams hunting and securing networks at the Air Force’s Red Flag exercise.

DARPA calls on DIYers for weaponized tech

DARPA calls on DIYers for weaponized tech

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency seeks proposals that convert commercial technologies into security threats.

individual soldier drones

Army wants to equip soldiers with drones

Carried, launched and retrieved by individual soldiers, the tiny unmanned aerial systems will increase tactical intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance capabilities in the field.

DOD lays out cyber implementation plan

DOD lays out cyber implementation plan

DOD Cybersecurity Discipline Implementation Plan covers identity authentication, reducing networks' attack surface, device hardening and the alignment of computer network defenders with DOD IT systems and networks.

Secure Communications Controller

Communications tool connects radio, IP networks

The Marine Corps is testing the Secure Communications Controller, which will facilitate rapid and secure communications across networks.

Internet exchange

Montgomery MIX: Alabama bets on high-speed exchange

With partners in state and local government, the military, universities and businesses, the Montgomery Internet Exchange is poised to expand cybersecurity research, spur economic growth and deliver content faster for businesses and consumers.

DOD launches bug bounty program

Pentagon launching bug bounty program

With the Hack the Pentagon program, the Defense Department is inviting vetted hackers to expose potential vulnerabilities.

cybersecurity in navy budget request

Navy budgets for cyber resiliency

According to recent budget documents, the Navy is asking for $88 million in research and development associated with cyber resiliency.

Analysts (yes, analysts!) develop apps on the fly

Analysts (yes, analysts!) develop apps on the fly

Teams of analysts from several agencies developed applications in eight hours, NGA Deputy Director Susan Gordon applauded during a keynote at the Esri conference.


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