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Bill Stewart: Booz Allen Finds Cyber Attacks the Top Security Concern of Finance CIOs

Bill Stewart: Booz Allen Finds Cyber Attacks the Top Security Concern of Finance CIOs

Cyber attacks have emerged as the top security concern of chief information officers in the financial services industry, a new Booz Allen Hamilton report says. The “Top Financial Services Cyber… Read more »

US Banks Take Part in Cyber Attack Preparedness Drill

US Banks Take Part in Cyber Attack Preparedness Drill

Nearly 50 financial institutions across the U.S. took part in a simulation exercise Thursday that aimed gauge their readiness in the event of a cyber attack, The drill, dubbed Quantum… Read more »

Intelligent Decisions, Wave Form Cloud and Cybersecurity Team; Harry Martin Comments

Intelligent Decisions, Wave Form Cloud and Cybersecurity Team; Harry Martin Comments

Intelligent Decisions has partnered with Wave Systems Corp. to develop an identity and access management product intended to help government customers protect data and detect malware. Wave will integrate its… Read more »

Unisys Unveils Mobile Services Software for CSPs; Steven Chuey Comments

Unisys Unveils Mobile Services Software for CSPs; Steven Chuey Comments

Unisys Corp. has introduced new software solutions that will enable communications service providers to deliver mobile offerings intended to fulfill customer preferences. The company developed the Unisys Application Services Broker… Read more »

USPS Delivers More Than 50 Projects Using Agile IT Strategy; John Edgar Comments

USPS Delivers More Than 50 Projects Using Agile IT Strategy; John Edgar Comments

The U.S. Postal Service is using agile software development methods as opposed to its older waterfall methodology to speed-up deliverables and improve communication between officials and clients, FCW reported Thursday. USPS… Read more »

TCS Unveils Skills Evaluation Tool for Cyber Operators; Drew Morin Comments

TCS Unveils Skills Evaluation Tool for Cyber Operators; Drew Morin Comments

TeleCommunication Systems has unveiled a new tool designed to help enterprises, schools and government agencies measure a person’s cybersecurity skills and match them with job requirements. The PerformanScore learning and… Read more »

SAIC Joins DHS Cyber Infrastructure Defense Program; John Thomas Comments

SAIC Joins DHS Cyber Infrastructure Defense Program; John Thomas Comments

SAIC will serve as a commercial service provider for the Enhanced Cybersecurity Services program and develop security certifications intended to help critical infrastructure organizations use threat indicators for protection, the… Read more »

Kratos Cyber Unit Validates Federal Cloud Provider Under FedRAMP; Christopher Fountain Comments

Kratos Cyber Unit Validates Federal Cloud Provider Under FedRAMP; Christopher Fountain Comments

Kratos SecureInfo, a Kratos Defense & Security Solutions company, has served as a third-party assessment organization to help an unidentified cloud service provider secure a federal license to operate. The… Read more »

11 Tech Firms to Partner With NIST Cyber Center; Patrick Gallagher Comments

11 Tech Firms to Partner With NIST Cyber Center; Patrick Gallagher Comments

Eleven technology companies from the technology industry have signed partnerships with a National Institute of Standards Technology-hosted cybersecurity center that will aim to defend private sector assets from cyber threats…. Read more »

McAfee to Join NIST Cybersecurity Center of Excellence; Tom Gann Comments

McAfee to Join NIST Cybersecurity Center of Excellence; Tom Gann Comments

McAfee is joining the National Institute of Standards and Technology cybersecurity center of excellence center, according to a company statement. McAfee is signing a memorandum of understanding today with the National… Read more »

Raytheon Updates Cyber Info Software For Federal Agencies

Raytheon Updates Cyber Info Software For Federal Agencies

Raytheon has released an update to its SureView software aimed at helping federal agencies implement a presidential decree to tighten insider threat detection. SureView monitors employee activity even over both… Read more »

Cisco, Arbor Partnering For Threat Defense Tech; Tom Bienkowski Comments

Cisco, Arbor Partnering For Threat Defense Tech; Tom Bienkowski Comments

Cisco is collaborating with Arbor Networks to deploy a unified threat management offering for helping defend against distributed denial-of-service attacks. Tom Bienkowski, Arbor director of product marketing at Arbor,  told… Read more »

Worldwide Cyberattacks to Escalate in 2013; James Lewis Comments

Worldwide Cyberattacks to Escalate in 2013; James Lewis Comments

Researchers from McAfee Labs and an Intel subsidiary have published a report saying cyberwarfare incidents will escalate in 2013, according to a CNN Money article.  2012 saw the growth of… Read more »

Lockheed Announces Winners of a Cybersecurity, Healthcare Innovation Contest; Dr. Ray Johnson Comments

Lockheed Announces Winners of a Cybersecurity, Healthcare Innovation Contest; Dr. Ray Johnson Comments

Lockheed Martin has announced the five winners of the “Innovate the Future” contest, according to a Smart Group article. Entries from 130 countries were assessed in the contest which focused on… Read more »

Kroll Advisory Identifies Four Cybersecurity Problems for 2013; Alan Brill Comments

Kroll Advisory Identifies Four Cybersecurity Problems for 2013; Alan Brill Comments

According to its 2013 Cybersecurity Forecast, there will be four unexpected cyber issues that need to be addressed by the industry, Kroll Advisory Solutions has announced. Alan Brill, Kroll Advisory senior managing… Read more »

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