cybersecurity


News You Can Use: 11/10/17



News You Can Use: 11/10/17
National Security   Is South Korea’s Alliance with the United States Worth It?, The New York Times Trump warns ‘rogue regime’ North Korea of grave danger, Reuters Trump Ramps Up Shutdown Odds by Reiterating Demands for Wall Funding, Government Executive Congress’ $700B defense authorization deal adds 20,000 troops, rejects Space Corps,… Read More

News You Can Use: 11/07/17



News You Can Use: 11/07/17
National Security   It Took Comfort 39 Days to Get Pierside in Puerto Rico. That’s a National-Security Problem., Defense One Trump seeks billions of dollars to counter NKorean missiles, The Washington Post Google’s mass-shooting misinformation problem, Nextgov These Cities Are Building Downtowns Safe From Vehicle Attacks, City Lab Homeland Security Advised… Read More

News You Can Use: 11/03/17



News You Can Use: 11/03/17
National Security   Trump’s Policy on Terrorism Suspects Looks Like Obama’s, The Atlantic Manhattan Terror Attack Kills 8 and Injures 11, The New York Times What the Attack in New York Revealed About the Islamic State’s Supporters, The Atlantic Homeland to focus on critical infrastructure protection in November as vulnerabilities mount,… Read More

News You Can Use: 10/31/17



News You Can Use: 10/31/17
National Security   The Border-Wall Prototypes Are Up—Now What?, The Atlantic Three former Trump campaign officials charged by special counsel, The Washington Post National security warrants focus on space — but not a separate Space Corps, Defense News Massive classified NSA contract under protest, Nextgov Dunford: Time to Cut the Connections… Read More

Armed Services Committee hears testimony on cyber



Armed Services Committee hears testimony on cyber
The U.S. Senate Armed Services Committee heard testimony related to defending the nation from cyber attacks on October 19. Kenneth P. Rapuano, assistant secretary of defense for homeland defense and global security, testified during the hearing. In his prepared testimony, Rapuano stressed that the Department of Defense (DoD) was part… Read More

CyberCon 2017



CyberCon 2017
November 28, 2017 The cyber front is about more than just security. Defending in cyberspace takes a holistic approach, encompassing technology, policy and people. That’s why we’re bringing together military, intelligence community and homeland security leaders to discuss the latest in cyber defense and offense, and the future of cyberwar… Read More

Report addresses cyber threats to infrastructure



Report addresses cyber threats to infrastructure
This month, Defense One released a special report concerning cyber defense. Protecting Infrastructure from Cyber Threats is a collection of short pieces on various cyber threats facing the nation. Protecting Infrastructure begins with a piece on the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency’s (DARPA) search for automated defenses from cyber adversaries,… Read More

News You Can Use: 10/27/17



News You Can Use: 10/27/17
National Security   The Unthinkable, The Atlantic North Korean official: Take hydrogen bomb threat ‘literally’, CNN Trump administration to add new screening for refugees: document, Reuters Trump’s New Refugee Policy Targets These 11 Countries, The Atlantic See models of Trump’s US-Mexico border wall, Defense News Post-War Syria: The Next Big Crisis… Read More

News You Can Use: 10/24/17



News You Can Use: 10/24/17
National Security   US Preparing to Put Nuclear Bombers Back on 24-Hour Alert, Defense One The Contradiction at the Core of Trump’s North Korea Strategy, The Atlantic Armageddon by Accident, Foreign Policy For some veterans John Kelly’s remarks add to a worrying military-civilian divide, The Washington Post TSA’s agile modernization plan… Read More