Army to Commission Civilians as Cyber Officers

The U.S. Army has announced its pilot program to directly commission civilians as cyber operations officers is close to launching. Lt. Gen. Paul Nakasone, commander of U.S. Army Cyber Command, said the pilot program was approved Oct. 27 and the Army will begin selecting officers in a few months. Specifically, the Army is looking to..
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How CISOs Can Successfully Talk Security to CEOs

It would be funny, if it were not so frustrating, that two individuals so intent on managing risk don’t understand one another. But that is the fundamental problem between business and security leaders. The gap is so huge that bridging it may seem nearly impossible. Yet, it can be done. Here’s some much-needed illumination on..
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Cybersecurity and Machine Learning/AI: What’s the Real Impact?

Will AI render human analysts obsolete, or be an extension that helps them be more effective? How about bad guys? Are we headed for an AI showdown? Here’s the lay of the land in AI territory now. The buzz on artificial intelligence (AI) is deafening. Depending on who is hawking what, AI is either vastly..
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