NIST drafts enhanced cyber standards for defense contractors
NIST published a draft of new cybersecurity guidelines for defense contractors, a key attack point for adversaries seeking government secrets and IP.
Potential supply-chain threats prompt Senate bill on training acquisition officials
New legislation would create an educational program for agency officials handling risk management, prompted by concerns over Chinese and Russian tech companies.
Defense Innovation Board weighs impacts of 5G on DOD
Warning: Opportunities and security risks ahead.
Gen. Dunford to meet with Google on its AI work that ‘indirectly benefits’ China
Google working with China "indirectly benefits the Chinese military and creates a challenge for us in maintaining a competitive advantage," the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said.
Quantum computing supremacy would be a ‘digital nuclear bomb,’ Rep. McCaul says
The congressman said the Five Eyes intelligence alliance should collaborate on more technology developments, including quantum computing.
NSF and congressional leaders fret declining R&D budget with China on the rise
Congressional leaders lamented that while the NSF’s budget remains at 2017 levels, the Chinese are committing more R&D resources to emerging technologies.