Deputy Defense Secretary William Lynn’s op-ed piece about U.S. Cyber Command.
Professor at National Defense University teaches the basics of leadership to future government leaders.
Poisoned PDFs? Here’s your antidote
NOAA’s National Geodetic Survey – the official U.S. government source for determining precise latitude, longitude and elevation – is undergoing a modernization effort that takes into account advances in GPS and other technologies. chief geodesist at NOAA, Dr. Dru Smith, tells us where we are with that.
Over a year ago, the U.S. Army, and other branches of the military, were experimenting with the use of the virtual worlds social media site ”Second Life” as a recruitment tool. Since that time, the military has branched out into using virtual worlds technology as a tool for collaboration. Now, civilian branches of government are looking to do the same thing. Federal News Radio’s Max Cacas has our exclusive coverage of the Third annual Federal Consortium for Virtual Worlds Conference, which concludes today at the National Defense University here in D.C..
WFED’s Jason Miller reports.
A man readily acknowledged by many as ”the father of the Internet” says the ”network of networks” originally bore little in common with the network we know today. And he says the Federal government, through its top Pentagon research arm, had a big hand in the development of the Internet.
New arm of the Department of Energy hopes to be what DARPA is for DoD.
Nominee says a cyber war in and of itself would not exist, but more likely would be a part of a larger military campaign.
Hackers exploit new Java zero-day bug, Cyberwar Nominee Sees Gaps in Law
April 20th Being audited by the DCAA is a necessary outcome of doing business with the government. Tune into this week’s Gov Con Straight Talk with Microsoft to learn what to expect during a DCAA system audit and what government contactors can do today to help ensure they successfully pass when faced with an audit. The panel will also address how CFOs of government contractors can set their organizations up for success by building a financial management foundation with growth options in out years.
Bill would make cybersecurity diplomatic priority, NSA on the Flash-Media Hunt, Senate stalls cyber commander to probe digital war
Deidre Lee Executive Vice President Professional Services Council August 31st, 2009
Coast Guard wants to set up separate network to use social media sites. CIO Council looking at cybersecurity implications of these tools.