Apple exec Dave Levy to join AWS
Levy, a 12-year veteran heading government sales for Apple, is slated to lead AWS' business with federal agencies as vice president of the U.S. federal sector.
DHS picks Mississippi university for drone testing
The Department of Homeland Security has selected Mississippi State University as the new base of operations for its drone research and development.
Obama CTO Todd Park joins New America board
Todd Park, former U.S. chief technology officer under President Barack Obama, has joined New America's board of directors.
NSA cyber-defense chief: ‘I have never been more busy’
The man responsible for leading the National Security Agency’s defensive mission says his team is fielding more calls than ever from agencies across the government.
Friction by design: FBI, DHS disagree on when to tell victims they’ve been hacked
Competing interests exist between two of the predominant federal agencies tasked with stopping hackers from attacking the U.S., officials say, and that dynamic shapes how and when the government notifies Americans if they’ve been breached.
Lawmaker calls out Pentagon for lack of encrypted email
A concerned senator from Oregon wrote a letter to the Pentagon's tech acquisition arm wondering why it's failed to implement a basic encryption technology to protect employees’ emails.