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The future of a dedicated U.S. Cyber Force remains uncertain after Congress stripped out a provision from the annual National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) that would have required the Pentagon to study its feasibility. This move, surprising to some, leaves the path to a potential new branch of the military shrouded in fog. Why the […]

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Efforts to protect the nation’s election systems have grown exponentially since the 2016 presidential election, but more is needed to defend the integrity and resiliency of the election process ahead of next year’s vote, the head of the nation’s cybersecurity agency said Tuesday. Jen Easterly, director of the U.S. Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency, known […]

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How vulnerable are commercial airliners to cybersecurity breaches? It depends on what part of their IT systems you’re talking about. The avionics equipment that runs the aircraft is quite resistant to hacking, although not bulletproof. However, the inflight internet access systems that connect passengers to the web are as vulnerable as any ground-based network to […]

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Mission-Critical Broadband – Why Governments Should Partner with Commercial Operators:
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ARA at Scale: How to Choose a Solution That Grows With Your Needs:
Application release automation (ARA) tools enable best practices in...

The Multi-Model Database:
Part of the “new normal” where data and cloud applications are ...



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