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Two DoD agencies team up to collect software vulnerabilities

Vulnerability Disclosure Program started in April, the DoD Cyber Crime Center, DC3, working with the Defense Counterintelligence and Security Agency.

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Graphic By: Derace LauderdaleCybersecurity

DoD seeks single point of entry, new governance to boost vendors’ cyber defenses

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John Garamendi

Should the Defense Department get more mixed up with mergers and acquisitions?

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(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)Congress

DoD calls for more contracting flexibilities in 2025 NDAA

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Carlos Del Toro

Navy’s new council aims to mitigate foreign investment risks

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Defense counterintelligence, budget, Congress Defense, pentagon, science & technology

Pentagon plan calls for ‘generational’ changes to defense industrial base

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Members of the U.S. Navy stand on the USS Delaware, Virginia-class fast-attack submarine, during a commissioning ceremony at the Port of Wilmington in Wilmington, Del., Saturday, April 2, 2022. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

Navy continues to address submarine workforce challenges

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AP/Jenny KaneFILE - The inside of a computer is seen on Feb 23, 2019, in Jersey City, N.J. A global computer chip shortage has made it harder for consumers to get their hands on cars, computers and other modern-day necessities, so Congress is looking to boost chip manufacturing and research in the United States with billions of dollars from the federal government. (AP Photo/Jenny Kane, File)

How exporting weapons becomes risky for contractors who make the exports

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Peter MusurlianAt AUSA on 10/10/23

How the Army is bolstering its organic industrial base to keep tanks running

Tanks, armored vehicles, trucks: The Army buys them all from contractors. But over their sometimes long life cycles, the Army relies on its own production…

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NSA Employee Classified

NSA plans new ‘innovation pipeline’ to focus on China

The new concept, “Red Ventures,” will help the NSA coordinate both internal ideas and work with outside partners on technology innovation.

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Sexual Assault Military

Pentagon’s vulnerability disclosure program developing expansion plans to cover more contractors

Melissa Vice, the director of the Department of Defense’s Vulnerability Disclosure Program, said the 12-month voluntary pilot with defense contractors found vendors faces similar challenges as the department in securing their networks.

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