Tags Defense Digital Service (DDS)

DDS chief urges feds to capitalize on shifting workplace expectations in recruitment

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Evolving workforce desires present new opportunities to grow and diversify staff, according to the director of the Defense Digital Service.

DOD pays out $75K for vulnerabilities discovered by white hat hackers

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In the latest iteration of DOD's bug bounty program, ethical hackers discovered nearly 350 bugs inside the department's networks.

Ongoing bug-bounty pilot pinpoints many vulnerabilities in DOD’s cyberspace

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White-hat hackers in the U.S. and overseas are uncovering potentially serious vulnerabilities in the Defense Department’s cyber assets through a bug bounty program, with an $110,000 pool that cybersecurity company HackerOne and several Pentagon components are hosting between July 4 and 11. The initiative — known as Hack U.S. — is enabling the DOD to experiment with paid public incentives in its vulnerability disclosure program (VDP) to see if such…

Pentagon announces new leadership for chief digital, AI office

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The Pentagon’s new Chief Digital and Artificial Intelligence Office (CDAO) has hired nearly a dozen senior leaders to serve in its top positions — and met its June 1 deadline to reach full operating capability, FedScoop learned Wednesday. This news comes nearly six months after the Department of Defense launched a major organizational restructure to place a number of technology-driving components under this newly established office, with the ultimate aim…