Hack the Army event yields 102 critical security gaps


The Army worked with Defense Digital Services and HackerOne on the latest bug bounty, which identified 238 overall vulnerabilities.

Laying the terms for partnerships with ethical hackers


With the backing of CISA, federal civilian agencies can lean on the expertise of ethical hackers as part of their security strategy — but first they need a VDP agreement.

Air Force considers ‘hybrid model’ for bug bounties on classified systems


There's no point in classifying a system if adversaries can easily hack it, said Air Force's Will Roper.

Survey finds DOD contractors know little about forthcoming cyber standards


A new survey finds few DOD contractors are in-the-know on forthcoming cybersecurity standards, making for a steep learning curve when they go into effect.

DDS is interested in more than just the hacks at DEF CON’s aviation ‘village’


The head of the Defense Digital Service sees opportunities to bolster the military's cybersecurity workforce at the annual hacker conference in Las Vegas.

DOE teams with industry on pipeline cybersecurity


Questions have been raised about TSA's process for updating pipeline security guidelines and whether it's even the right agency for the job.