Tag: cybersecurity risks

Hardware & Software, Tech

Report: Pentagon Personnel Use Unauthorized, Unsafe Apps on Work Devices

February 15, 2023

Via: Government Executive

Department of Defense personnel are using unauthorized mobile applications on their government-issued mobile devices, potentially jeopardizing sensitive national security information, according to a report released by the agency’s Office of Inspector General on Feb. 9. The partially redacted management advisory […]

Defense, Industry

DOD’s 3D printers are vulnerable to hackers, IG finds

July 7, 2021

Via: FCW

The Defense Department didn’t properly secure additive manufacturing systems, such as 3D printers, from foreign intrusion and data tampering because they were considered tools rather than IT, according to an inspector general report released July 7. Additive manufacturing systems, which […]


2020 was a ‘record-breaking’ year in US school hacks, security failures

March 10, 2021

Via: ZDnet

A new analysis on the state of cybersecurity in K-12 schools across the US has revealed a record-breaking number of security incidents in 2020. On Wednesday, during the K-12 Cybersecurity Leadership Symposium, the research, titled “The State of K-12 Cybersecurity: […]