Days
Hrs
Min
Sec
FEHBP Open Season Countdown. Check out our Open Season Resource Center. Open Season is over!
Sponsored By

Vice Joint Chiefs: DoD cyber strategy ‘too predictable’

Just 24 hours after the Defense Department unveiled its first ever cyber defense strategy, the policy is already taking some heat.

Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General James Cartwright blasted the policy, calling it way too predictable and purely defensive.

Cartwright says it does little more than patch up vulnerabilities after each attack.

And, Stars and Stripes reports, the cyber strategy doesn’t address whether DoD or DHS could legally conduct their own offensive cyberattacks.

Read the latest news about the incoming administration on our Tracking the Transition page.

This story is part of Federal News Radio’s daily Cybersecurity Update. For more cybersecurity news, click here.

Advertisement