TITLE

Situational Awareness Big Hurdle for Cyber Command, New Chief Says

PUB. DATE
June 2010
SOURCE
TR2: Terror Response Technology Report;6/9/2010, Vol. 6 Issue 12, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reveals that developing better situational awareness over the U.S. military's computing networks is a big hurdle for the new Cyber Command, according to its head Keith Alexander. He adds that U.S. cyber networks face known and unknown vulnerabilities, strong adversary capabilities and weak situational awareness. He stresses the need for the military commander to have confidence in his command and control system. The U.S. Strategic Command covers the Cyber Command.
ACCESSION #
54420657

 

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