Tag Archives: CIS

CIS Offers Securely-Configured Virtual Images via AWS’ U.S. Govt. Cloud Marketplace

The Center for Internet Security has added its “hardened” virtual images to Amazon Web Services‘ cloud marketplace for U.S. government customers. CIS said Wednesday its CIS Hardened Images are now available in the AWS GovCloud (US) marketplace and have been accessible to other customers through the AWS Marketplace since 2015. CIS Hardened Images are …

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Cherokee Information Services Awarded Defense Stockpile Mgmt System Support Contract

Cherokee Information Services has been awarded a four-year, $33.6 million contract to support the Defense Threat Reduction Agency‘s defense stockpile management system. The company will perform work at Fort Belvoir in Virginia and at Kirkland Air Force Base in New Mexico through Jan. 25, 2021, the Defense Department said Tuesday. DTRA obligated …

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NSA Vet Curt Dukes Joins Center for Internet Security in EVP Role; John Gilligan Comments

Curt Dukes, former director of the National Security Agency‘s information assurance directorate, has joined the Center for Internet Security as executive vice president. He will oversee the center’s security best practices automation group that handles  CIS controls and security benchmarks as well as tools designed to automate standards evaluation, CIS said Tuesday. Dukes will also lead …

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Boeing Appoints Elena Alexandrova New Russian Communications Director; Dr. Sergey Kravchenko Comments

Boeing has appointed Elena Alexandrova communications director for Russia and CIS, according to a company statement. “We are delighted to welcome Elena to lead communications in this important region for the company,” said Dr. Sergey Kravchenko, president of Boeing Russia/CIS. “She will work closely with Boeing commercial airplanes and the …

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