The Pentagon doesn't want its employees watching March Madness

The Pentagon has reportedly sent an email to its employees to be careful about how much streaming of the NCAA March Madness they do. Its network may not be able to handle the traffic.

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The Pentagon just paid cash to hackers who found 100+ bugs in its systems

The Department of Defense’s recent “Hack the Pentagon” program turned up a whopping 138 security vulnerabilities deemed “valid and unique,” officials have revealed. And yes, they’ve already been acted upon to prevent future trouble.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/06/20/pentagon-just-paid-cash-to-hackers-who-found-100-bugs-in-its-systems.html

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Hackers discover more than 100 vulnerabilities in Pentagon websites

High-tech hackers brought in by the Pentagon to breach Defense Department websites were able to burrow in and find 138 different security gaps, Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Friday.

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US Secretary of Defense Ash Carter speaks out for strong encryption

Article Image The Pentagon wholeheartedly supports strong encryption and opposes efforts to add back doors to secure software, Defense Secretary Ash Carter said at a cybersecurity conference on Thursday.

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The Pentagon looks to laser-equipped UAVs to resurrect its anti-ballistic missile program

When the Pentagon first commissioned an anti-ballistic missile system (i.e. a Boeing 747 with a chemical laser attached to its nose), it spent roughly five years and $16 billion trying to perfect the tech.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/01/22/pentagon-looks-to-laser-equipped-uavs-to-resurrect-its-anti-ballistic-missile-program.html

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DARPA aims to restore memory for traumatic brain injury wounded

The Pentagon has ambitious plans to develop a prosthetic for the brain that, if successful, will restore memory functions lost to troops who suffered brain injuries as well as people losing their pasts to Alzheimer’s disease.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2014/06/03/darpa-aims-to-restore-memory-for-traumatic-brain-injury-wounded/

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