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NSA wants bulletproof smartphones

The National Security Agency wants to be able to outfit military personnel with commercial smartphones and tablets -- but based on a NSA security design.

Tuesday - 06/21/2011, 08:30am EDT

Lockheed attack highlights rise in cyber espionage

This cyber attack didn't go after people playing war games on their PlayStations. It targeted a company that helps the U.S. military do the real thing.

Sunday - 05/29/2011, 09:07pm EDT

NSA partners with small biz for big results

Heather McColl is NSA's small business advocate. She tells Federal News Radio how NSA engages small businesses and the benefits both get from working together.

Tuesday - 05/03/2011, 01:28pm EDT
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DISA cuts ribbon on new headquarters

The Defense Information Systems Agency celebrated the ceremonial opening of its new 95-acre headquarters campus on Friday. Less than half of the 4,600 employees already work at its new headquarters at Fort Meade, Md. The agency expects the rest of its staff to move there from several northern Virginia locations by late August.

Monday - 04/18/2011, 06:58am EDT
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NSA creating culture of leaders, managers

Agency deputy director said leadership and management take different skill sets, but every organization needs both. NSA uses training, mentoring and other resources to ensure its managers and leaders can succeed.

Monday - 04/11/2011, 12:02pm EDT
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NSA: cyber leadership trumps management

Every agency is in search of good leaders and good managers. But it is important to recognize the distinction.

Monday - 04/11/2011, 08:30am EDT

NSA joins NASDAQ cyber attack investigation

Thursday - 03/31/2011, 08:30am EDT

Cyber Command, NSA tout benefits of cloud computing

The head of U.S. Cyber Command says cloud computing is part of his plan for staying ahead of the cyber threats that face the Defense Department. “A year from now we should be well on our way to having a hardened architecture proven and in place, which provides a new level of cybersecurity,” said General [...]

Tuesday - 03/29/2011, 07:09pm EDT

NSA to test mobile device security

The National Security Agency is testing a new IT architecture for securing data on mobile devices.

Monday - 03/28/2011, 03:54pm EDT

NSA tests mobile security of top secret info

The National Security Agency tests a new IT architecture for securing data on mobile devices.

Monday - 03/28/2011, 09:30am EDT

Former NSA head says too much info is classified

General Michael Hayden, the director of NSA from 1999 to 2005, says in order to protect people from vulnerabilities we need to first educate them of the risks, Wired Magazine reports.

Tuesday - 03/15/2011, 03:19pm EDT

DoD wants cyber partnership, not to spy

Gen. Keith Alexander, commander of the military's new Cyber Command and the director of the NSA, said DoD can help protect private networks from cyber attack - especially critical infrastructure - without infringing on civil liberties. He said civilian agencies and private network operators could leverage NSA's capabilities without having the spy agency be in charge of security.

Monday - 02/28/2011, 07:00am EST
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Cyber workforce forum gathers in Charm City

Invited attendees will join the country's premiere cyber experts from U.S. Cyber Command, the National Security Agency, Defense Information Systems Agency and Department of Homeland Security plus top cyber intelligence officials, defense and commercial industry leaders from Constellation Energy, Federal Reserve, HP, Johns Hopkins Healthcare System, Lockheed Martin, ManTech, SAIC, TASC, TeleCommunication Systems for an interactive discussion with Maryland educators from K-12, colleges and universities and workforce development organizations.

Tuesday - 02/08/2011, 08:30am EST

NSA launches digital recruiting tools

The National Security Agency has launched two new digital communications efforts. Both are designed to educate prospective employees on career opportunities with NSA. We get details from NSA's Lori Weltman.

Friday - 01/28/2011, 08:40am EST
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Apple hires former Navy cryptologist

David Rice has also served as a Global Network Vulnerability analyst for the National Security Agency, sources tell Computer Business Review.

Monday - 01/24/2011, 09:30am EST

NSA app to help recruit cyber experts

GovInfoSecurity reports on a new application for smartphones designed to recruit cybersecurity professionals.

Friday - 01/14/2011, 04:00pm EST

Hiring success no secret at NSA

The National Security Agency plans to hire 1000 cybersecurity professionals in the next year. NSA's Associate Director for Human Resources, Kathy Hutson, told us how they plan to do that.

Monday - 12/13/2010, 08:08am EST
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NSA says its development methods are public

Slashdot and Threatpost report that the secretive NSA uses development methods that are public knowledge.

Thursday - 11/11/2010, 05:05pm EST

Best of the DorobekINSIDER

Best of the DorobekINSIDER with the best recent interviews.

Thursday - 11/04/2010, 04:38pm EDT

OPM tries to make disability hiring easier

OPM hosted a standing-room only training session to help agencies understand what the Executive Order to hire more people with disabilities calls for. OPM is developing new tools including a database of potentially qualified applicants and online training to help agencies bring more people with disabilities into the government.

Monday - 11/01/2010, 03:46pm EDT
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