US Defense Department developing secure 4G network and updating rules for cyberwarfare

English: Seal of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.

English: General Martin E. Dempsey, USA, 18thC...

English: General Martin E. Dempsey, USA, 18thChairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

General Martin Dempsey,Chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff, the highest ranking military official in the US, said that the update to the rules of engagement was part of a broader overhaul of the Defense Department designed to bolster national cybersecurity. The general cited a “17-fold” increase in cyber attacks on the nation’s critical infrastructure from when he was appointed in 2011, though did not specify an exact number of attacks, nor how many occurred prior to his taking office.

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