Report: Former Deputy Defense Sec. Lynn to Lead DRS Technologies

Italian¬†aerospace and defense group Finmeccanica is expected to appoint former Deputy Defense Secretary William Lynn as chairman and CEO of its DRS Technologies subsidiary, Defense News reports. If appointed, Lynn would replace Mark Newman, DRS’ chairman and CEO since 1995. Lynn would play a wide role in overseeing Finmeccanica’s U.S.-based operations, according to Defense News. Finmeccanica...

President Nearing End of Search for Cyber Security Coordinator

It is estimated that President Obama will announce the appointee to the cyber security coordinator position within the next two weeks. A source disclosed that the current front-runner for the position is LinkedInTweet+1E-mail

Lackland Air Force Base Chosen for Cyber Command

Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio has been chosen as the site for the 24th Air Force, part of Space Command, after four years of deliberation. The inauguration, activating the Cyber Command, was held today for the facility whose goal is to prevent cyber attacks on military bases and systems. LinkedInTweet+1E-mail

Bush Administration Had 2003 Plan For Iraqi Cyber War: Never Executed Due To Fears Of Global Chaos