In quest to replace Common Access Card, DoD starts testing behavior-based authentication

The Defense Department has started testing one potential technology to replace the Common Access Card. This one purports to identify users by the ways…

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Efficiency and effectiveness, being risk aware part of DoD acting CIO’s cyber priorities

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Halvorsen ‘broke a lot of stuff’ so DoD could respond to threats with agility

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Mark Meadows

OPM’s cleared up some IT rough spots, but encryption still unfinished

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DoD to begin piloting replacement for Common Access Card after Christmas

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DoD climbs the cyber reciprocity hill

Terry Halvorsen, the DoD chief information officer, signed a memo on Oct. 18 requiring military services and agencies to trust each other when accrediting…

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CIO

DoD CIO: ‘You cannot rest’ on shared cybersecurity system

The Defense Department is taking growing pains in stride as it continues to work on its multi-year implementation plan of the cybersecurity system, the…

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White House names first director of new security clearance bureau

Charlie Phalen has spent four decades in the personnel security business, most recently at Northrop Grumman, and before that, in top security positions at the CIA and FBI.

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