• Technology alone may not curb insider threats

    While various technological solutions have been employed to monitor insider threats, the intelligence community's top counterintelligence officer believes the most important aspect is understanding personality traits of potential insider threats.

  • DoD unveils open data project

    The Pentagon, in partnership with Data.world, unveiled a new open data project on a new resource called Data.mil, providing information on aerial bombings from World War I through the Vietnam War.

  • DoD entrenches bug bounty program

    The Defense Department announced a new contract to help various components and service branches launch bug bounty challenges.

  • Terry Halvorsen, Acting DoD CIO gives a keynote address at the Department of Defense CIO Cloud Industry Day: Collaboration for Secure Cloud Partnerships, held in Washington, DC on Jan. 29, 2015. (Alan Lessig/Staff)
    DoD unveils new IT ‘way forward’

    DoD officials are focusing heavily on commercial capabilities, cybersecurity and updates to how the Pentagon manages IT.

  • Joel Kjellgren, Data Center Manager walks in one of the server rooms at the new Facebook Data Center, its first outside the US on November 7, 2013 in Lulea, in Swedish Lapland. The company began construction on the facility in October 2011 and went live on June 12, 2013 and are 100% run on hydro power. AFP PHOTO/JONATHAN NACKSTRAND (Photo credit should read JONATHAN NACKSTRAND/AFP/Getty Images)
    New DoD cloud policy delayed

    Policy will speed cloud procurement while clarifying the roles of DISA and Office of the CIO.