BAE Systems to Supply Aircraft Interrogators to US Navy, Japan for $8M

BAE Systems to Supply Aircraft Interrogators to US Navy, Japan for $8M

BAE Systems‘ electronic systems business will provide 22 “identification friend or foe” interrogators to the U.S. Navy under an $8.5 million contract modification, Intelligent Aerospace reported Monday. John Keller writes that… Read more »

Northrop to Update Navigation Systems on Canadian Navy Kingston Class Vessels

Northrop to Update Navigation Systems on Canadian Navy Kingston Class Vessels

Northrop Grumman will build gyrocompass navigation systems for the Royal Canadian Navy’s defense vessels under a contract with SNC-Lavalin Defense Programs. The company will install dual Navigat gyrocompass systems, Navitwin IV heading… Read more »

ISC, Cloud Security Alliance Forge New Cloud Security Certification; David Shearer Comments

ISC, Cloud Security Alliance Forge New Cloud Security Certification; David Shearer Comments

ISC and the Cloud Security Alliance have jointly launched a cloud security certification in a move to set the standards for validating skills in cloud management security worldwide, Talkin’ Cloud… Read more »

Cisco Introduces New Threat Intell, Analysis Offerings

Cisco Introduces New Threat Intell, Analysis Offerings

Cisco has launched fresh threat intelligence and analysis offerings intended to help security professionals detect and fend off attacks. The company added the AMP Threat Grid to its advanced malware… Read more »

Leidos’ Gib Sorebo: Organizations Must Prepare for IoT’s ‘Unintended Consequences’

Leidos’ Gib Sorebo: Organizations Must Prepare for IoT’s ‘Unintended Consequences’

Gib Sorebo, chief cybersecurity technologist at Leidos, has recommended that organizations develop policies governing the use of connected devices to protect users from the Internet of Things’ “unintended consequences,” SC… Read more »

Northrop to Upgrade Ship Navigation Systems for Maersk; Jeanne Usher Comments

Northrop to Upgrade Ship Navigation Systems for Maersk; Jeanne Usher Comments

A Northrop Grumman business unit will perform upgrades on the radar systems and Electronic Chart Display and Information Systems on at least 80 vessels of the Maersk Line shipping company. Northrop said… Read more »

NIST Issues RFI for Cyber Risk Assessment Program

NIST Issues RFI for Cyber Risk Assessment Program

The U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology has sought information on potential vendors that can help develop a risk scoring system for the agency’s information technology platforms, FCW reported… Read more »

Ray Harris: Iron Bow Adopts Polaris Business Reporting Tool

Ray Harris: Iron Bow Adopts Polaris Business Reporting Tool

Iron Bow Technologies has adopted a Polaris Associates-built software application to analyze and manage business reports across the Irow Bow enterprise. Polaris said Friday it provided and helped integrate the… Read more »

Survey: Cyber Criminals the Biggest Threat to Organizations; Rob Stroud Comments

Survey: Cyber Criminals the Biggest Threat to Organizations; Rob Stroud Comments

Cybersecurity professionals believe that cyber criminals are the industry’s biggest threat, with phishing and malware as the most common methods of attack and financial gain as the primary motivator, SC… Read more »

CACI’s Michael Kushin: Cyber Legislation Should Cover IoT Security, Privacy

CACI’s Michael Kushin: Cyber Legislation Should Cover IoT Security, Privacy

The emergence of Internet of Things technology spurs privacy questions that need to be addressed through legislation, Michael Kushin, a senior vice president at CACI International, said in a Federal… Read more »

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