Apr 24, 2015

Carter: Russian hackers infiltrated unclassified Pentagon network

Russian hackers were able to access an unclassified Pentagon computer network earlier this year, U.S. Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter said Thursday. “We quickly identified the compromise and had a team of incident responders hunting down the intruders within 24 hours,” Carter said during ...

Mar 24, 2015

Carter: Troop data in online kill list not stolen

The names, photos and addresses of 100 U.S. military members posted online by a group calling itself the Islamic State Hacking Division were not stolen from confidential government files, Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Monday. During a news conference at Camp David Carter was ...

Jan 7, 2015

U.S.-led strikes may have killed civilians: Pentagon

The U.S. military is investigating several incidents in which civilians may have been killed in coalition airstrikes against Islamic State jihadists in Iraq and Syria, officials said Tuesday. The comments marked the first time the U.S. military has acknowledged that the air war may ...