Military taps NSA for security help

Friday, 17 December 2004, 1:30 PM EST

National Security Agency officials will lead the Defense Department's efforts to better protect the military's data and systems, the DOD deputy chief information officer said this week.

DOD officials asked the security agency to develop the military's information assurance policy after completing a 2,000-page document in October to guide the acquisition and use of information assurance technology for the Global Information Grid, the military's web of voice, video and data systems.

By Frank Tiboni at FCW.

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