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Raytheon Touts Aircraft Cyber Protection; Jordan Signs Deal

Posted by Colin Clark on

Raytheon has developed cyber tools to warn pilots and maintainers if their systems have been compromised and to find vulnerabilities. The company announced a contract today here to provide Jordan with cybersecurity for the planes that fly the royal family,

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Carter’s Confirmation Hug: SASC Shows He May Be A Strong SecDef

Posted by Sydney J. Freedberg Jr. on

WASHINGTON: Nomination hearings are never just about the nominee. But today’s Senate lovefest for Ash Carter was remarkably dominated by two men who weren’t in the room: President Obama — in whose defense Carter was actually pretty tepid — and King Abdullah II of Jordan. The Obama White House has simultaneously “micromanag[ed]” the military and… Keep reading →

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