127th Cyber Operations Squadron joins the fight

The April 1 activation of the 127th Cyber Operations Squadron adds another cyberdefense capability to the Department of Defense’s arsenal as information systems become the battlegrounds of the future. The 127th COS is one of 68 other teams within the DoD providing network defense against cyber-attacks that pose serious threats to United States’ interests.

The April 1 activation of the 127th Cyber Operations Squadron adds another cyberdefense capability to the Department of Defense’s arsenal as information systems become the battlegrounds of the future. The 127th COS is one of 68 other teams within the DoD providing network defense against cyber-attacks that pose serious threats to United States’ interests.

Story By Tech. Sgt. Justin Jacobs

As the second hand of a watch ticks one tock, the Department of Defense networks have been probed 70 times, all with the hope of stealing information or intruding into our network and systems. The 184th Intelligence Wing is adding another cyberdefense capability to the DoD arsenal with the activation of the 127th Cyber Operations Squadron April 1. The 127th COS will be one of 68 cyber protection teams that the DoD recently created to strengthen the Air Force’s cyberdefense and deterrence posture. Continue reading