03 Nov 2020

The Navy’s Defensive Cyber Operations Solution – Sharkcage

The Navy’s global, federated Defensive Cyber Operation (DCO) enclave is about to get a major upgrade.  PMW 130, the Cybersecurity Program Office, recently put a Request for Information on the street to engage with industry on ideas to upgrade their Sharkcage program.  17 companies responded.

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06 May 2019

US sends aircraft carrier and bomber task force to ‘warn Iran’

US national security advisor John Bolton said that the US has sent an aircraft carrier and bomber task force to the Middle East “to send a clear and unmistakeable message to the Iranian regime that any attack on United States interests or on those of our allies will be met with

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13 Mar 2019

The US Navy is ‘under cyber siege’ from Chinese hackers — and hemorrhaging national security secrets

According to a Wall Street Journal report, the US Navy and various industry partners are “under cyber siege” from state-backed hackers, with China posing the biggest threat, while Russia and Iran have also targeted the industry. The report is based on an internal review by the Navy. The goal of

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01 Mar 2019

The Navy’s vision in a new era of information warfare

The US Navy has released its new broad strategy for the domain of  information warfare in the “Navy Cryptologic Cyber Warfare Community Vision.” While the document contains few details, it mentions that the Navy’ mission is “to deliver competitive outcomes in all domains of warfare through the application of Cyberspace

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