DOD picks Dave McKeown as new CISO

The Department of Defense has tapped Dave McKeown to be its next chief information security officer, a DOD official confirmed to FedScoop. McKeown, a long-time government IT and security official, most recently at the Department of Justice, will start later in November. He replaces former CISO Jack Wilmer, who departed in July to lead a private security company. The job is the highest-ranking civilian cybersecurity position in the DOD, with the responsibility [...]