DOD wants to place virtual sensors in AWS’s commercial cloud for a secure connection


DISA will place sensors in AWS's cloud to monitor "workloads hosted therein." It's not a purchase of services, but it's sign the Pentagon expects to do more business with AWS.

Microsoft says it’s close to Secret-level cloud authorization


Azure Government Secret is in what the company calls "private preview and pending accreditation."

DOD IG: Unsecured classified access points put lives at risk


A lack of "logical or physical security safeguards could pose a risk to the life and safety of DoD personnel," says a new report.

DOD clarifies security requirements to compete for $8B back-office cloud


There's good news for potential DEOS cloud vendors who don't yet meet the military's level 6 security requirements.

DISA looks to industry for support on classified mobility program


The agency is proposing a single-award indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity contract to support the Department of Defense Mobility Classified Capability (DMCC) programs for secret and top secret capabilities.