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Shannon Vavra


The NSA is experimenting with machine learning concepts its workforce will trust

by • 4 days ago

NSA brass wants to increase the agency's use of AI in defensive and offensive operations.


Looking for more civilian tech talent, Pentagon hires five recruiting companies

by • 1 month ago

The Pentagon has established a program with five civilian workforce recruiters that it hopes will help it hire more tech talent from the private sector, the Defense Digital Service announced Tuesday. Catch Talent, Comtech LLC, Foxhound Federal, PrishanTek Inc. and TeraSense Inc. were awarded the contract earlier this month, with as much as $7 million to be


White House targets federal cybersecurity workforce development in new executive order

by • 2 months ago

This story first appeared on CyberScoop The White House is rolling out an executive order that is intended to bolster the nation’s cybersecurity workforce, senior administration officials told reporters on a call Thursday. The officials detailed a document that includes provisions geared toward the federal government’s employees, as well as education and career development initiatives for the