The Latest in IT Security

Overnight Cybersecurity: Defense bills beef up cyber oversight | Senate passes updated Russia sanctions bill | Trump, Putin to meet at G-20

30
Jun
2017
Overnight Cybersecurity: Defense bills beef up cyber oversight | Senate passes updated Russia sanctions bill | Trump, Putin to meet at G-20

donald_trump_-_caricature_27612581972

THE BIG STORY:

DEFENSE AUTHORIZATIONS: The House Armed Services Committee late Wednesday completed a markup of its version of an annual defense policy bill, which saw many victories for cyber-minded lawmakers on Capitol Hill. The House’s fiscal year 2018 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) gives the Pentagon $8 billion for cyber operations, representing a an increase of $1.7 billion over current levels. The bill specifically allocates $647 million for U.S. Cyber Command operations, a 16 percent increase.

Read More

Leave a reply


Categories

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 13, 2017

Featured

Archives

Latest Comments

Social Networks