List/Grid Tag Archives: Cyber

FireEye Outlines Methods to Help Identify Cyber Attack Source; Ashar Aziz Comments

FireEye Outlines Methods to Help Identify Cyber Attack Source; Ashar Aziz Comments

FireEye has published research that lists key aspects of a cyber attack that could help security professionals establish where it was launched. Its Digital Bread Crumbs: Seven Clues to Identifying… Read more »

Cisco to Acquire Composite Software for $180M; Gary Moore Comments

Cisco to Acquire Composite Software for $180M; Gary Moore Comments

Cisco will purchase data virtualization firm Composite Software for $180 million in cash in a strategic move to expand its next-generation services platform and Smart Services portfolio. Composite Software employees… Read more »

Kratos SecureInfo to Assess Healthcare Cyber Postures; Christopher Fountain Comments

Kratos SecureInfo to Assess Healthcare Cyber Postures; Christopher Fountain Comments

  Kratos Defense & Security Solutions’ SecureInfo cybersecurity group has been chosen by the Health Information Trust Alliance to evaluate and certify security frameworks for healthcare organizations. The Common Security… Read more »

Salient Subsidiary Unveils IPv6 Security System; Bob Friedenberg Comments

Salient Subsidiary Unveils IPv6 Security System; Bob Friedenberg Comments

A Salient Federal Solutions subsidiary has developed two new cyber security solutions that build on the Assure6 family of products designed to detect and fend off IPv6 attacks through the… Read more »

Kratos SecureInfo Licensed to Assess AF Space Systems; Christopher Fountain Comments

Kratos SecureInfo Licensed to Assess AF Space Systems; Christopher Fountain Comments

A Kratos Defense & Security Solutions cybersecurity business group has received a license to conduct information security assessments of space systems for the U.S. Air Force Space Command. Kratos SecureInfo can… Read more »

Mike McConnell: Electronic Banking Vulnerable to Tampering, Malware

Mike McConnell: Electronic Banking Vulnerable to Tampering, Malware

Mike McConnell, vice chairman at Booz Allen Hamilton, recently told a Todd Lecture series audience that every citizen must work together to protect the U.S. from cyber attacks that affect… Read more »

Patrick Gilmore: CyberBunker Caused 'Largest DDoS Attack' In Internet History

Patrick Gilmore: CyberBunker Caused 'Largest DDoS Attack' In Internet History

A Netherlands-based web hosting firm was behind a denial of service attack that caused a global slowdown of the Internet, the Daily Telegraph reports. Switzerland-based Spamhaus, a not-for-profit anti-spam organization,… Read more »

Barbara Alexander of TASC: Cyber Net Defense, Intell Should Integrate

Barbara Alexander of TASC: Cyber Net Defense, Intell Should Integrate

Network defense and intelligence must integrate if government and businesses are to build their cybersecurity postures, a TASC cyber expert has recently said. Barbara Alexander, director of cyber intelligence in… Read more »

General Dynamics Fidelis Opens Cyber Forensics Lab; Peter George Comments

General Dynamics Fidelis Opens Cyber Forensics Lab; Peter George Comments

General Dynamics’ Fidelis Cybersecurity Solutions subsidiary has opened a new cybersecurity forensics, aiming to meet increasing demand from private companies for for cybersecurity services, the Batlimore Business Journal reports. Sarah… Read more »

Report: South Korean TV Networks, Banks Targeted by North Korean Hackers

Report: South Korean TV Networks, Banks Targeted by North Korean Hackers

Three South Korean television networks and two major banks were recently hacked prompting the country’s Army to raise its alert level, according to a Reuters article. An investigation into the… 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 »

Dell SecureWorks Bolsters its Cybersecurity Offerings; Jeff Schilling Comments

Dell SecureWorks Bolsters its Cybersecurity Offerings; Jeff Schilling Comments

Dell SecureWorks has expanded its incident response services portfolio with three new offerings to counter the severity and frequency of security breaches, according to a company statement. Jeff Schilling, Dell… Read more »

Raytheon Signs On For DHS Cyber Info Sharing Program; Steven Hawkins Comments

Raytheon Signs On For DHS Cyber Info Sharing Program; Steven Hawkins Comments

  Raytheon has signed an agreement with the Department of Homeland Security to share information on cyber threats to the nation’s critical infrastructure. The company will act as a commercial… Read more »

The New New Internet Spotlights the Rapidly Growing Big Data Market

The New New Internet Spotlights the Rapidly Growing Big Data Market

Big data is on the rise in the government contracting industry as the federal government stores more information and requests more tools so it can better serve the public using the increased… Read more »

Thales, Entrust Form Enterprise Encryption Product Team; Cindy Provin Comments

Thales, Entrust Form Enterprise Encryption Product Team; Cindy Provin Comments

Thales and security technology provider Entrust will jointly deliver encryption and management products to customers aimed at helping them secure their enterprises and protect cloud-based information. The companies intend to… Read more »

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