The SIGNAL Blog


Natural Threats Dominate Transatlantic Jam Session Findings

July 10, 2020
By Robert K. Ackerman

The pandemic and climate change, along with Russian and Chinese manipulation, challenge the free world as experts in global security convene online.

Latest Blog Entries

The Absurdity of Government Contracting
June 12, 2020
By Matthew Savare

"There is simply no excuse for our antiquated, byzantine procurement process." 

End-to-End Encryption and Defense Industry Cybersecurity
May 15, 2020
By Rear Adm. Michael Brown, USN (Ret.)

End-to-end encryption is indeed the gold standard for data security and goes a long way towards achieving the level of protection the CMMC envisions.

Engaging Top STEM Performers at a Younger Age
May 13, 2020
By Shawn Cressman

A Young AFCEAN proposes that AFCEA International create an AFCEA ribbon to be presented to JROTC cadets studying science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

Separating the Signal and Cyber Branches
May 4, 2020
By 1st Lt. Cory Mullikin, USA

 The open systems interconnection model is a seven-layer model that allows digital products to operate and communicate with other communication devices. 

Staying Cyber Safe While Teleworking
March 23, 2020
By Greg Touhill

As people around the world practice self-isolation due to COVID-19, the need to maintain a strong cybersecurity posture arguably has never been higher.


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