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Space Command Official Stresses Cyber Training, Security

Space Command Official Stresses Cyber Training, Security

The vice commander of Air Force Space Command has noted the shift in focus from tangible hardware to the expansion of cyberspace. Lt. Gen. Michael Basla describes cyberspace and the electromagnetic spectrum as the military’s growing common link connecting all […]


Thailand pulls out of truce talks with Cambodia

Thailand pulls out of truce talks with Cambodia

Thailand pulled out of planned ceasefire talks with Cambodia Wednesday in a setback to efforts to end heavy border fighting that has left 14 people dead, including one civilian. Hopes of a truce had grown after the two countries announced […]


Network would link defense functions, people

Network would link defense functions, people

To optimize U.S. cybersecurity using a new information-sharing enterprise network in a reduced-budget era, a top Defense Department official gave industry leaders a challenge: “We need your innovation.” Robert J. Carey, the deputy assistant secretary of defense for information management […]


Britain sending military advisers to Libya

Britain sending military advisers to Libya

Britain said Tuesday it is sending military advisers to help organize Libyan rebels, even as western powers denied they could soon break their taboo against putting foreign boots on the ground. The announcement came as France strongly warned against sending […]


Capabilities Highlighted At Counter Terror Expo 2011 Exhibition

Capabilities Highlighted At Counter Terror Expo 2011 Exhibition

Northrop Grumman will highlight a range of its products and capabilities dedicated to civil defence, national security and resilience at the Counter Terror Expo 2011 conference and exhibition being held in London. Counter Terror Expo, the international exhibition and conference […]


Infrastructure cyberattack fears on the rise: study

Infrastructure cyberattack fears on the rise: study

Cyber threats such as Stuxnet pose an increasing risk to critical infrastructure worldwide but many facilities are unprepared to face the danger, according to a report released on Tuesday. “We found that the adoption of security measures in important civilian […]


Mullen Cites Pakistani Cooperation in Afghanistan

Mullen Cites Pakistani Cooperation in Afghanistan

Afghanistan: Cooperation between U.S. and Pakistani soldiers on both sides of the Afghanistan-Pakistan border is better than it has ever been, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said here today. Navy Adm. Mike Mullen told reporters traveling with […]


Pentagon official addresses WikiLeaks, social media

Pentagon official addresses WikiLeaks, social media

The WikiLeaks episode underscores the need for laws and policies that address the unintended consequences of “technology at the intersection of national security,” the Pentagon’s lead communicator said April 17. Assistant Secretary of Defense for Public Affairs Douglas B. Wilson […]


CSA sees network as Army’s future in war

CSA sees network as Army’s future in war

In meeting the demands of conflict, Army Chief of Staff Gen. Martin E. Dempsey knows the American Soldiers’ ability to adapt and learn will overcome the enemy. Dempsey became the 37th Army chief of staff April 11, 2011. Although he […]


 
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