Pentagon cyber security capabilities trail growing capabilities of potential adversaries

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Vulnerabilities in the latest F-35 aircraft remain unaddressed, while veterans' medical records systems are wide open to hackers

The Pentagon's cyber security capabilities are increasingly being outpaced by the growing capabilities of the US military's potential adversaries, a blunt assessment by the Pentagon's combat testin...

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