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U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Karen White, center, 60th Maintenance Squadron avionics flight chief, center, shows Col. Jeff Nelson, left, 60th Air Mobility Wing commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Derek Crowder, right, 60th AMW command chief, images on her phone of C-17 Globemaster III maintenance equipment Nov. 1, 2019, during a Leadership Rounds visit at Travis Air Force Base, California. (U.S. Air Force / Tech. Sgt. James Hodgman)

Air Force and DISA working to secure off-the-shelf phones with specialized cases

The cases could allow military personnel to keep their phones with them in secure facilities that usually shun mobile devices, while helping to secure their communications when…
Donna Beatty, executive director of digital identity and authentication at JPMorgan Chase, speaks during a Business Roundtable panel on July 11, 2019 in Washington, D.C.

Government eyes ‘supporting role’ in identity management

Companies want to be your identity service providers and see the Social Security Administration as a test case for making verification more consistent and interoperable.
The 6th Force Support Squadron military personnel flight assists customers with common access cards, dependent IDs, reserve IDs, retiree IDs, and Defense Enrollment Eligibility Reporting System (DEERS) updates at the DEERS & ID Cards office on base on MacDill Air Force Base, Fla., Aug. 23, 2018. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Scott Warner)

To help replace the CAC card, Pentagon enlists AI startup

TWOSENSE.AI announced a $2.42 million OTA contract to work with the Defense Information Systems Agency on "invisible continuous multi-factor authentication" for the military.