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Air Force creates Cyberspace Capabilities Center to streamline communications enterprise
U.S. Air Force Airmen from the 33rd Network Warfare Squadron conduct cyber operations at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas, Aug. 27, 2019. The 33rd NWS utilizes a cyber weapon system that employs more than 40 tools and applications. The “12N12” initiative aims to reduce this number to 12 in 12 months. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. R.J. Biermann)
16th Air Force to streamline cyber weapon systems
Lt. Gen. Timothy Haugh (right) assumes command of Sixteenth Air Force from Gen. Mike Holmes, commander of Air Combat Command, during the Sixteenth Air Force Assumption of Command at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas, Oct. 11, 2019. Twenty-Fourth and Twenty-Fifth Air Forces were inactivated during the ceremony to integrate into the new information warfare Numbered Air Force. Sixteenth Air Force is responsible for providing IW capabilities to combatant commanders with the speed to match today’s technological environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. R.J. Biermann)
Air Force integrates missions, strengthens information warfare capabilities
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Chief Data Office announces capabilities for the VAULT Data Platform
Air Force observes National Cybersecurity Awareness Month
Air Force observes National Cybersecurity Awareness Month
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DoD agency keeps file swaps safe
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Air Force hub uncovers insider threats
Dr. Tim Rudolph, center, former Air Force Life Cycle Management Center chief technology officer, signs the paperwork for a Cooperative Research and Development Agreement with Carbon Black, March 15 at Hanscom Air Force Base, Mass., while Michael Canavan, left,  Electronic Systems Development Division chief, and Damon Cabanillas, vice president of federal sales and operations, Carbon Black, look on. The Electronic Systems Development Division signed a CRADA with Carbon Black to enable deployment of advanced endpoint security technology on the Hanscom Collaboration and Innovation Center to improve cybersecurity.  (U.S. Air Force photo)
Endpoint cybersecurity technology deployed through AF agreement
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Cyber Squadron Initiative: Arming Airmen for 21st century battle
Acting Secretary of the Air Force Lisa Disbrow and Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David L. Goldfein discuss the importance of Defense Digital Service and what they bring to the fight with Chris Lynch, the team leader (right) and Paul Tagliamonte, a section member at the Pentagon, April 12, 2017. The DDS section is a unique team of industry experts assisting the Air Force. (U.S. Air Force photo/Wayne A. Clark)
Do you have what it takes to ‘Hack the Air Force’?
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Everything is listening in the digital age
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AF revolutionizes cybersecurity risk management ensuring mission assurance
Are your running shoes spying on you?
Are your running shoes spying on you?
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AF signs Automated Remediation, Asset Discovery memo
Airmen from the 482nd Fighter Wing examine ways to prevent malware from coming onto aircraft at Homestead Air Reserve Base, Fla., Nov. 15, 2016. The 482nd Communications Squadron ext pathfinder units are looking at ways to integrate defensive cyber operations concepts into their Wings’ core mission. (U.S. Air Force photo by Desiree W. Moye )
Base level cyber squadron takes flight
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AF launches yearlong ‘Cyber Secure’ campaign
Cybersecurity, OPSEC vital to mission success
AF Chief Information Officer releases cybersecurity message
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AF adopts new dragon
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AF’s Task Force Cyber Secure develops partnerships with industry, academia
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AF continues to work with DOD, OPM on cybersecurity incident
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OPM computer attack highlights bigger issue
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DOD notified of OPM cybersecurity incident
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Don’t get hooked by phishers
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AF will defend, boost space assets
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Keeping our military safe on social media
The Mission Solutions Analysis team from Hanscom Air Force Base, Mass., developed the Insider Threat Universe model used to describe how certain technologies protect, in part, the Air Force's secure networks. (Courtesy graphic)
'Special Program' emerges to combat cyber insider threats
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Avoid online dangers, unfriendly users on social media
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When responding to surveys, check to ensure they're official
Staff Sgt. Alek Albrecht participates in a Network War Bridge Course at the 39th Information Operations Squadron Sept. 19, 2014, Hurlburt Field, Fla. Albrecht is practicing to hack into a simulated network to better understand what techniques real hackers may use when attempting to infiltrate Air Force networks. Air Force Space Command provides trained and ready cyber forces to the warfighter through 24th Air Force. Albrecht is a Air Force Network Operations and Security Center enterprise network technician. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Krystal Ardrey)
Airmen train for ‘new wild, wild west’ in cyber domain
The Red Flag 14-1 cyber protection team works on defense procedures inside the Combined Air and Space Operations Center-Nellis during the exercise Feb. 5, 2014, at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. The CPT's primary goal is to find and thwart potential space, cyberspace and missile threats against U.S. and allied forces. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Brett Clashman)
Cyber: The new Red Flag battleground
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Office of Personnel Management announces eOPF upgrades
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Existing tools help users reduce PII breaches