With jurisdiction from the bottom of the ocean to deep space, U.S. Strategic Command has its hands full in a very complex world. CNET Road Trip 2013 visited to better understand the mission.
Separating the two positions could help keep abuses of power in check, as the NSA works to win back the public's trust.
The Iranian government has enhanced its cyber capabilities since being hit by the Stuxnet virus, cautions a U.S. Air Force official.
Stratcom oversees everything from flying B-2s bombers over Libya to military space analysis. CNET's Daniel Terdiman went behind the hallowed doors of the former Strategic Air Command on Road Trip 2013.
Faced with rising cyberattack numbers and heckling by the likes of Anonymous, the Pentagon has decided to increase its staffing from 900 to 4,900 workers, according to the Washington Post.
At the Defcon hackers convention, a security research group proposes an automobile cyber safety rating system that could go far beyond hacking cars.
The latest report based on leaks by Edward Snowden has it that the NSA hacked into the servers of a Chinese router company that had itself been accused by the US of potentially aiding government espionage.
Justice Department agreed to issue "2511 letters" immunizing AT&T and other companies participating in a cybersecurity program from criminal prosecution under the Wiretap Act, according to new documents obtained by the Electronic Privacy Information Center.
Some are wondering whether the death of an American engineer working in Singapore could be linked to cyber espionage.
New designations should allow the programs to better compete for increasingly scarce Pentagon funding, an official says.