List/Grid Tag Archives: Cybersecurity

New Legislation Set to Curb Cyber Weapons Trade

New Legislation Set to Curb Cyber Weapons Trade

New legislation that passed Congress last month will mandate federal agencies to collaborate on how to suppress the proliferation of cyber weapons trade in the black market, Nextgov reported Dec…. Read more »

Vincent Weafer: McAfee Forecasts Criminal Tech ‘Innovation’ in 2014

Vincent Weafer: McAfee Forecasts Criminal Tech ‘Innovation’ in 2014

McAfee Labs has released its forecast for the threat landscape in 2014 based on a series of analyses of security trends during 2013. The 2014 Predictions Report predicts an increase… Read more »

Three Wire Joins RedSeal’s Amplify Channel Partner Program; Allan Thompson Comments

Three Wire Joins RedSeal’s Amplify Channel Partner Program; Allan Thompson Comments

Three Wire Systems is among the latest federal partners to join RedSeal Networks‘ amplify channel partner program. Other new members in the program include immixGroup, MAD Security, SMS Data Products,… Read more »

Ashok Sankar of Raytheon Subsidiary Examines Mobile Data Security Shift

Ashok Sankar of Raytheon Subsidiary Examines Mobile Data Security Shift

Mobility and mobile communications have become top priorities in the federal government and that shift is resulting in pressure to improve data security, Ashok Sankar, senior director of product strategy… Read more »

BAE Looks to Asia as “Global Delivery Hub” for its Cybersecurity Solutions; Martin Sutherland Comments

BAE Looks to Asia as “Global Delivery Hub” for its Cybersecurity Solutions; Martin Sutherland Comments

BAE Systems plans to open a new center to design and deliver cybersecurity tools for its customers around the world as the contractor aims to make Malaysia the “global delivery… Read more »

Battelle to Help Smaller Financial Institutions Secure Electronic Info During Shift to Mobile Apps; Ernie Hampson Comments

Battelle to Help Smaller Financial Institutions Secure Electronic Info During Shift to Mobile Apps; Ernie Hampson Comments

Battelle has partnered with the Independent Community Bankers of America and several small-scale lenders in an effort to help financial institutions secure their electronic information, Business First reported Friday. Evan… Read more »

John Hynes: TASC Invests in Research as It Looks to Align Internal Spending with Government Demand

John Hynes: TASC Invests in Research as It Looks to Align Internal Spending with Government Demand

John Hynes has implemented a series of initiatives at TASC Inc. since taking over as CEO in November, The Washington Post reported Monday. Marjorie Censer writes Hynes has structured the… Read more »

David DeWalt: FireEye Looks to Virtual Machines, Global Collaboration As Cyber Attacks Require ‘Fundamentally Different Approach to Security’

David DeWalt: FireEye Looks to Virtual Machines, Global Collaboration As Cyber Attacks Require ‘Fundamentally Different Approach to Security’

FireEye Inc. released a report Dec. 19 indicating it has identified 11 ‘Zero-Day’ cyber attacks so far in 2013, an advanced kind of cyber attack that exploits ‘previously unknown vulnerabilities… Read more »

Report: Federal IT Helps Grow Cybersecurity Industry

Report: Federal IT Helps Grow Cybersecurity Industry

The information technology industry expects to see gains in security in 2014 led by efforts in the government sector, Merlin International posted on its Insights blog Tuesday. The article, citing… Read more »

Jody Tedesco: NJVC to Compete on Leidos Team as Government Changes Approach to Cybersecurity

Jody Tedesco: NJVC to Compete on Leidos Team as Government Changes Approach to Cybersecurity

NJVC is part of a team led by Leidos that won a spot on the U.S. Department of Homeland Security‘s potential $6 billion cybersecurity tools and services contract. The Leidos… Read more »

FireMon-Led Team, SRA to Offer Federal Agencies Cybersecurity Mgmt Tool

FireMon-Led Team, SRA to Offer Federal Agencies Cybersecurity Mgmt Tool

SRA International, immixGroup and MicroTech are members of a team led by FireMon that will work to provide federal agencies a platform designed to protect network security infrastructures. The companies aim for… Read more »

Battelle to Help Bank Detect Security Risks; Ernest Hampson Comments

Battelle to Help Bank Detect Security Risks; Ernest Hampson Comments

Battelle has won a three-year contract of an undisclosed value to provide threat intelligence services to an unnamed international financial institution. The nonprofit research and development organization will work with… Read more »

FireEye Details Chinese Cyberattacks on European Govt Agency in New Report; Darien Kindlund Comments

FireEye Details Chinese Cyberattacks on European Govt Agency in New Report; Darien Kindlund Comments

FireEye has released a new report detailing a series of Chinese cyberattacks aimed at the European Ministries of Foreign Affairs, according to a FireEye statement. The cyber espionage campaign was named… Read more »

Siemens Launches Managed Security Platform for Manufacturing Sector; Jagannath Rao Comments

Siemens Launches Managed Security Platform for Manufacturing Sector; Jagannath Rao Comments

Siemens has introduced a new managed security program in an effort to help companies in the manufacturing and industrial segments defend against cyber threats. The company aims to use its… Read more »

FireEye Unveils SMB Continuous Network Monitoring Tool; Manish Gupta Comments

FireEye Unveils SMB Continuous Network Monitoring Tool; Manish Gupta Comments

FireEye has launched a continuous monitoring platform that aims to help small- and mid-sized businesses secure their web, mobile and email systems. Oculus is built to protect data and infrastructure… Read more »

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