• Acquisition
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  • Congress
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    Senate passes 2022 defense authorization bill

    The Senate passed the 2022 National Defense Authorization Act, 88-11, authorizing $740 billion for Defense Department spending, and $28 billion for other national security programs. 12/15/2021

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  • Defense
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    JWCC is not a cloud ‘competition’

    The Pentagon’s latest multi-cloud effort , the Joint Warfighting Cloud Capability program, could change how the department buys enterprise services, according to a top defense IT official. 12/14/2021

  • Cybersecurity
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    DHS scales up bug bounty program

    Department of Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas announced a plan to pay vetted cybersecurity researchers between $500 and $5,000 for identifying cybersecurity vulnerabilities within agency systems. 12/14/2021

  • Workforce
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    DHS gets nearly 2,000 applications for new cyber cadre

    The goal is for DHS to onboard the first 150 feds into the system next year. 12/14/2021

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    The latest news and analysis from FCW's reporters and editors. 12/14/2021

  • Defense
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    How cyber gray zone conflict can shape conventional war

    As gray zone conflict becomes the norm, the intelligence community may have to make some changes to adapt. 12/13/2021

  • Acquisition
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    Government watchdog calls out TMF for low rate of cost recovery

    The Government Accountability Office said its previous recommendations for the Technology Modernization Fund have not been followed, leading to unrecovered operating costs and unreliable proposal cost estimates for new projects. 12/13/2021

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