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Senate wants to boost oversight of Pentagon’s cyber activities

Tuesday, June 18, 2019   (0 Comments)

By Mark Pomerleau  |  June 18, 2019  | Fifth Domain


Several provisions in the Senate’s version of the annual defense policy bill aim to increase oversight of cyber activities in the Department of Defense, including a new two-star general officer to serve as the senior military adviser to cyber policy.

The bill, which passed the Senate Armed Services Committee in late May, adds new positions at the Pentagon to ensure the military’s cyber capabilities continue to mature. The full text of the legislation was released June 12.

One section of the bill directs the undersecretary of defense for policy to create a position known as the senior military adviser to cyber policy. READ MORE...

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