"U.S. Department of Defense" Posts

MSP NeoSystems Embraces CMMC Cybersecurity Accreditation

NeoSystems is the latest MSP to embrace the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) to support federal government customers.

Optiv Focuses On Government Supply Chain Security

MSSP Optiv unveils Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CCMC) amid sharpened focus on government supply chain security.

House Armed Services Adds Cybersecurity-focused Panel for Technology Oversight

House Armed Services Committee forms cybersecurity-focused subcommittee to oversee the Department of Defense’s use of cyber, emerging tech & information systems.

Pentagon Suspends $2B Cybersecurity Project, Fails Classified Network Protections

The U.S. Defense Department (DoD) reportedly suspends $2 billion network security project amid failed tests to protect classified material.

US Department of Defense Approves CompTIA PenTest+ Exam

The CompTIA PenTest+ penetration testing exam has been U.S. DoD-certified & added to its manual of approved baseline certifications for military personnel.

China Harnesses Taidoor Malware for Remote Access Attacks, DHS Warns

China’s government leverages Taidoor malware for remote access trojan attacks, according to The Department of Homeland Security’s CISA, the FBI, and the Department of Defense (DoD) warning.

U.S. Department of Defense Cyber Hygiene: Audit Raises Concerns

U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) faces cyber hygiene challenges, the Government Accountability Office (GAO) says in recent audit.

DoD Agency Victimized by PII Data Breach Potentially Impacting Thousands

An agency of the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) was hit by a data breach seven months ago that may have compromised the personally identifiable information (PII) of thousands of military staff and civilian personnel.

DoD Cybersecurity Standards Emerge for Supply Chain

Department of Defense (DoD) contractors and subcontractors must comply with a new, unified set of cybersecurity qualifications beginning this summer.

Identiv Acquires Mobile Security Firm Thursby Software Systems

Physical security solutions firm Identiv buys Thursby Software Systems, a Texas company that provides secure access across Apple iOS & Android mobile devices.