Accession Number:

ADA523655

Title:

Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Cyber, Identity, and Information Assurance Strategy

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

OFFICE OF THE ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF DEFENSE FOR NETWORKS AND INFORMATION INTEGRATION WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2009-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

33.0

Abstract:

The Department of Defense DoD issued its first information assurance IA strategy in 2004. Much has changed since then. We have witnessed a significant increase in threat, with the advent of orchestrated cyber attacks against national governments seen focused campaigns to target and exfiltrate scientific and technical information of military significance from industry and academia and operationally been at the vortex of a steady increase in sophisticated attempts to penetrate DoD networks and information systems.

Subject Categories:

  • Information Science
  • Computer Systems Management and Standards

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE