October 28th Cybersecurity Update - DARPA Competition

Monday - 10/28/2013, 2:27pm EDT

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, DARPA, is hosting a multi-year competition for fully automatic network defense systems that can evaluate software and root out security threats. DARPA released rules for its cyber grand challenge last week. Applications will be due by June. The final event would be in 2016. The winning team receives two-million dollars in cash.