Tag: Cyber Command

Army to direct commission cyber officers

Army to direct commission cyber officers

| December 12, 2017 | 0 Comments

Soon, the first-ever U.S. Army Cyber Direct Commissioning Program (CDCP) board will meet to select up to five candidates for the first year of a five-year pilot program, said Lt. Gen. Paul M. Nakasone.

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DOD initiates process to elevate CYBERCOM

DOD initiates process to elevate CYBERCOM

| August 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

At the direction of the president, the Defense Department on Friday (Aug. 18) initiated the process to elevate U.S. Cyber Command to a unified combatant command.

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500th MI Bde Soldier named INSCOM NCO of Year

500th MI Bde Soldier named INSCOM NCO of Year

| July 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Staff Sgt. Andrew P. Crump, distinguished himself from fellow noncommissioned officers during the U.S. Army Intelligence and Security Command’s NCO and Soldier of the Year Competition, recently held at Fort Belvoir, Va.25th

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Talented, happy cyber operators are wanted

Talented, happy cyber operators are wanted

| April 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Regarding cyber, “we are training in the dozens and our adversaries are training in the thousands,” said Lt. Gen. Edward Cardon, referencing what he heard at a cyber briefing at Carnegie Mellon, one of the top cybersecurity universities in the world.

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DoD Hosts Army Cyber Innovation Challenge Kickoff in Silicon Valley

DoD Hosts Army Cyber Innovation Challenge Kickoff in Silicon Valley

| April 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Defense Department’s innovation outpost in Silicon Valley hosted an information meeting with U.S. Army and Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency officials to highlight potential contracting opportunities.

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Privacy or security in cyber? Both, NSA chief says

Privacy or security in cyber? Both, NSA chief says

| March 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

As the clash between cybersecurity and privacy concerns lingers in the headlines and the courts are following tech giant Apple’s refusal of a court order involving data encryption, Defense Department leaders continue their quest to build partnerships with tech industry leaders.

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