Tag Archives: cyber security

SAIC, McAfee Partner to Help Enterprises Battle Cyber Threats; Charles Beard Comments

SAIC, McAfee Partner to Help Enterprises Battle Cyber Threats; Charles Beard Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

SAIC and McAfee are partnering to provide new cybersecurity solutions to help large enterprises in facing sophisticated threats. The partnership will result in carrier grade security solutions for national governments, intelligence, telecommunications and enterprises worldwide.  The beginning of the agreement calls for McAfee Network Threat Response to be integrated into CloudShield’s PN41 …

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Deloitte Survey Reveals Inadequate Internal Cyber Awareness

Deloitte Survey Reveals Inadequate Internal Cyber Awareness - top government contractors - best government contracting event

A recent survey produced by Deloitte, conducted during Deloitte’s Dbriefs Technology Executive series: “Securing Enterprise Social Media and Mobility Apps,” reported that 40 percent of employees are unaware as to whether their organization has strategies, policies, procedures or technology controls in place to effectively enforce mobile security. The survey also found …

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Symantec's AdVantage Helps Online Publishers Avoid Malvertising

Symantec's AdVantage Helps Online Publishers Avoid Malvertising - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Symantec Corp. has announced that its new cloud-based service, Symantec AdVantage, enables website owners to identify malicious software hidden in online advertisements.  Offered in partnership with Armorize Technologies, the solution uses the latest malware detection techniques so website owners can quickly find malvertising threats. AdVantage will be available to publishers and ad …

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Symantec DeepSight DataFeeds Help Enterprises ID Malicious Activity

Symantec DeepSight DataFeeds Help Enterprises ID Malicious Activity - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Symantec has released two new DeepSight datafeeds including Symantec DeepSight IP Reputation DataFeed and Symantec DeepSight URL Reputation DataFeed. Both provide critical intelligence, aiding enterprises’ incident management. The Web services provide enterprise applications with up-to-date intelligence about malicious activity on the Internet including malware distribution and botnet command and control. The systems can …

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National Cyber Security Awareness Month to Emphasize Theme of "Our Shared Responsibility"

National Cyber Security Awareness Month to Emphasize Theme of "Our Shared Responsibility" - top government contractors - best government contracting event

The National Cyber Security Alliance announced today the 8th Annual National Cybersecurity Awareness month to be held throughout the month of October. This year's theme, “Our Shared Responsibility,“ emphasizes on everyone having a role in securing their part in cyberspace. NCSA in a partnership with the Department of Homeland Security …

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CACI Cybersecurity Report from Threat Symposium Available; CACI CEO Paul Cofoni Comments

CACI Cybersecurity Report from Threat Symposium Available; CACI CEO Paul Cofoni Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

CACI International Inc., the U.S. Naval Institute and the Center for Security Policy released the report titled, “Cyber Threats to National Security: Keeping the Nation’s Industrial Base Safe From Cyber Threats.” The report includes recommendations from the fifth Asymmetric Threat symposium.  The Cyber Threats symposium gave shape to the report and featured keynote speakers such as …

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DLT Launches GovDefenders, Its Go-To Site for Cybersecurity Know-How

DLT Launches GovDefenders, Its Go-To Site for Cybersecurity Know-How - top government contractors - best government contracting event

DLT Solutions has launched GovDefenders, a government cybersecurity knowledge portal built to provide advice, information and skills assessments for the public sector community preparing for threats to the government cyber infrastructure. DLT developed the site with assistance from top software security providers including Symantec, Quest Software and Oracle. “With the variety of sophisticated attacks facing government systems today, …

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GovConExec Magazine's Fall Issue Examines Peak Markets in Government Contracting

GovConExec Magazine's Fall Issue Examines Peak Markets in Government Contracting - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Executive Mosaic, publisher of The New New Internet and other web properties related to government contracting, has announced the launch of the latest issue of GovConExec magazine, which highlights the growth opportunities for government contractors. The latest issue comes at a time where the nation is taking steps to get its fiscal house …

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"Why Your Browser Matters" According to the OTA; Symantec's Fran Rosch Comments

National Institute of Standards and Technology Cybersecurity Education Workshop, The Online Trust Alliance, announced “Why Your Browser Matters,” providing a framework for websites to create “teachable moments”  to raise awareness of the security risks of using outdated browsers. Research from comScore data and OTA indicate that over 40 percent of users worldwide …

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Advanced Cyber Security Center Formed in New England

Advanced Cyber Security Center Formed in New England - top government contractors - best government contracting event

The Advanced Cyber Security Center launched earlier this week in Bedford, Mass with more than 200 industry, academia and government leaders attending including Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick and Attorney General Martha Coakley. An initiative of Mass Insight Global Partnerships hosted at the MITRE Corporation in Bedford, Mass., the Center is a next-generation …

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HP Announces New Cloud, Mobile Enterprise Security Technology; Prescott Winter Comments

HP Announces New Cloud, Mobile Enterprise Security Technology; Prescott Winter Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Hewlett-Packard announced that it has expanded its enterprise security solutions portfolio to better address threats and potential liabilities from the rise of new technologies and social media. HP said that executives are demanding better security measures and cited a survey that found more than 50 percent of senior business and technology …

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Data Center World Kicks Off in Orlando

Data Center World Kicks Off in Orlando - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Data Center World opens in Orlando today and runs through Sept. 14. AFCOM’s conference and expo will explore core issues of the industry today including cloud computing, cybersecurity, facility cooling, energy management, disaster recovery and data storage problems. This years conference hosts presentations from leading data centers such as GE …

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John Jolly Comments on General Dynamics and Virginia Tech's Joint Cybersecurity Research Effort

John Jolly Comments on General Dynamics and Virginia Tech's Joint Cybersecurity Research Effort - top government contractors - best government contracting event

General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems has joined Virginia Tech as an affiliate of the newest Security and Software Engineering Research Center, Industry and University Cooperative Research Center founded with the support of the National Science Foundation. The S2ERC program is dedicated to software engineering with a recent focus in security. NSF awarded  Virginia …

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