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A 2021 NDAA update

Moshe Schwartz, president of Etherton and Associates, joined host Roger Waldron on this week’s Off the Shelf to discuss the key acquisition policy and…

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$100,000 ID-theft scheme earns VA employee a 46-month federal prison sentence

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SAN DIEGO, Calif. (March 10, 2009) Information Systems Technician 2nd Class Ryan Allshouse uses the intrusion detection system to monitor unclassified network activity from the automated data processing workspace aboard the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76). IDS is part of the integrated shipboard network system and serves as an important computer network defense enabler protecting the unclassified shipboard network from cyber attack.  (U.S. Navy photo by Rick Naystatt/Released)

Federal union has some ideas on how to address Pentagon workforce shortages

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Federal contractors warned to prepare for stricter oversight with new administration

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FILE - In a Friday, Sept. 29, 2017 file photo, staff stand within the United States embassy facility in Havana, Cuba. The terrifying attacks in Cuba overwhelmingly hit U.S. intelligence operatives in Havana, not ordinary diplomats, when they began within days of President Donald Trump’s election, The Associated Press has learned.  To date, the Trump administration largely described the victims as U.S. Embassy personnel or “members of the diplomatic community,” suggesting it was bona fide diplomats who were hit. That spies, working under diplomatic cover, comprised the majority of the early victims adds an entirely new element of mystery to what’s harmed at least 21 Americans over the last year.  (AP Photo/Desmond Boylan, File)

Years later, still unclear why US staff in Cuba, China experienced strange symptoms

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Don’t expect same defense spending priorities under a Biden administration

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Biden facing some pushback for Defense secretary pick

In today’s Federal Newscast, the chairman of the House Armed Services Committee has questions about his fellow Democrat’s choice to lead the Pentagon.

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Current Army budget may make modernizing more difficult

At 245 years old, the Army remains a fundamental unit of national security. But it must modernize to many changes and technology and in the world threat…

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Bigger worry? Supply chain cybersecurity or foreign participants?

The focus may be about to turn from whether its supply chains are cyber secure to how reliant contractors are on foreign sources of supply.

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