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NSA cyber-defense chief: 'I have never been more busy'

by Chris Bing

Paul Pitelli, the man responsible for leading the National Security Agency’s defensive mission, says his team is fielding more calls than ever from agencies across the government.

NSA's Dukes will give 'international flavor' to nonprofit CIS

by Shaun Waterman

After more than 30 years at NSA, Dukes says it's liberating to be connected to social media and mobile devices 24/7

NSA's top cyber-defender leaves after reorganization

by Shaun Waterman

Curtis Dukes' departure comes a few months after the the NSA's network defenders, the Information Assurance Directorate he headed, were merged with its eavesdroppers into a new Operations Directorate.

NSA official calls for new federal cyber structure

by Shaun Waterman

The three-way split of U.S. cyber defense responsibilities between the National Security Agency, Department of Homeland Security and the Federal Bureau of Investigation isn't working and the new president should consider uniting elements of the three departments into a single cyber defense agency, a senior NSA official said.

NSA: No zero-days were used in any high profile breaches over last 24 months

by Chris Bing

Over the last 24 months, the National Security Agency has been involved in incident response and mitigation efforts for “all the high profile incidents you’ve read about in the Washington Post and New York Times,” said Curtis Dukes, deputy national manager of security systems within the NSA’s information assurance directorate.