DOD zero-trust strategy coming this year, CIO says

by • 3 months ago

John Sherman, acting CIO, said he is working on a strategy for the DOD's move to zero trust, a security model with access checks at every step of the network.

DOD names Metz permanent deputy CIO for information enterprise

by • 5 months ago

Danielle Metz will move from acting to permanent deputy chief information officer for information enterprise.

Lawmakers want Joint AI Center directly under deputy secretary of Defense

by • 1 year ago

The part of the House's draft version of the 2021 National Defense Authorization Act that focuses most on tech and cybersecurity was released Monday.

DOD still needs to work on its cyber hygiene, watchdog finds

by • 1 year ago

"Overall, until DOD completes its cyber hygiene initiatives and ensures that cyber practices are implemented, the department will face an enhanced risk of successful attack," a new GAO report states.

DOD continues to buy products it knows have cybersecurity vulnerabilities

by • 2 years ago

Knowledge is not always power, apparently. DOD continues to buy high-risk technology with known cyber vulnerabilities.