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Pentagon to Increase Cybersecurity Force Five-fold; William J. Lynn III Comments

Pentagon to Increase Cybersecurity Force Five-fold; William J. Lynn III Comments

The Pentagon has approved the expansion of the U.S. Army Cyber Command, according to Ellen Nakashima of the Washington Post. The command will increase from 900 to 4,900 civilian and military… Read more »

24,000 Pentagon Files Stolen in Cyber Attack on Military Contractor

24,000 Pentagon Files Stolen in Cyber Attack on Military Contractor

The Defense Department experienced one of its worst-ever cyber attacks this spring, when a foreign adversary hacked into the computer system of a contractor and stole 24,000 Pentagon files, senior… Read more »

Pentagon Releases First-ever Cyberspace Strategy

Pentagon Releases First-ever Cyberspace Strategy

The Defense Department today released its strategy for operating in cyberspace, its first unified plan that aims to address the multitude of cyber threats the nation faces on a daily… Read more »

New Cybersecurity Strategy Stresses Global Collaboration, Striking against Cyber Hostiles

New Cybersecurity Strategy Stresses Global Collaboration, Striking against Cyber Hostiles

White House officials yesterday unveiled a framework that aims to unify U.S. engagement with international partners on a range of cyber issues and respond to adversaries who use the Internet… Read more »

Lynn Talks Pentagon's Cyber Plan at RSA Conference

Lynn Talks Pentagon's Cyber Plan at RSA Conference

Deputy Defense Secretary William J. Lynn III is meeting with industry leaders today in San Francisco to discuss best practices in cybersecurity and to deliver a keynote on Pentagon’s cyber… Read more »

Deputy Defense Sec'y to Bolster 'Incomplete' NATO Cyber Policies

Deputy Defense Sec'y to Bolster 'Incomplete' NATO Cyber Policies

Strengthening cybersecurity was an important part of the annual NATO summit in November. But, it’s clear — in today’s evolving world of cyber threats and vulnerabilities, meeting once a year… Read more »

William Lynn: Cyber Warfare Unavoidable in the Near Future

William Lynn: Cyber Warfare Unavoidable in the Near Future

Any large, future clash will “almost certainly” include aspects of cyber warfare–a threat that reaches far beyond military operations and into the core of the U.S. economy, said Deputy Defense… Read more »

William J. Lynn: NATO Perfect Platform to Fight Cyber Threat

William J. Lynn: NATO Perfect Platform to Fight Cyber Threat

Deputy Defense Secretary William J. Lynn III said yesterday he is encouraged by the sense of purpose on cybersecurity he received from NATO members during his visit to Brussels, Belgium…. Read more »

William J. Lynn, NATO Discuss Cyber Defense

William J. Lynn, NATO Discuss Cyber Defense

Deputy Defense Secretary William J. Lynn III is meeting with NATO leaders in Brussels, Belgium, to discuss the U.S. defense cybersecurity initiative, said Bryan Whitman, principal deputy assistant secretary of… Read more »

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