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  • LGS Unveils Tech in Push to Secure Network Switches, Routers; Kevin Kelly Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    LGS Unveils Tech in Push to Secure Network Switches, Routers; Kevin Kelly Comments

    LGS Innovations has introduced a technology platform designed to help commercial and government clients protect their computer networks from potential cyber attacks. The LGS-built CodeGuardian works to safeguard third-party network routers and switches from network vulnerabilities through source code verification and validation and software diversification, the company said Thursday. “For years the ‘elephant in the […] More

  • Air Force Seeks Software Dev“™t Support for Cyber Defense Program - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Air Force Seeks Software Dev“™t Support for Cyber Defense Program

    The U.S. Air Force has announced plans to award a potential $49.5 million contract to commercial companies to develop software programs that could help the service branch block potential cyber attacks and hack threat actors“™ computer systems, Nextgov reported Tuesday. Aliya Sternstein writes the military branch published the draft contract for the “Offensive Cyberspace Operations […] More

  • PwC Survey: 79% of 500 Respondents Found Cyber Incident in Past Year - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    PwC Survey: 79% of 500 Respondents Found Cyber Incident in Past Year

    PwC has unveiled the “2015 U.S. State of Cybercrime Survey,” which found that few organizations have established stronger cybersecurity measures despite the increase in attacks and the greater role of organization leaders in cyber decision-making. PwC said July 16 that 79 percent of respondents detected a cybersecurity incident in the past year, with 163 reported incidents […] More

  • 'Willysy' Infects over 6 Million E-Commerce Websites - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    'Willysy' Infects over 6 Million E-Commerce Websites

    Researchers from cybersecurity firm Armorize recently discovered a new malware attack has infected more than 6 million websites operating on the well-known osCommerce online merchant platform. Known as “willysy,“ the malware exploits a vulnerability in osCommerce and injects a malicious JavaScript code, giving it access into the computers of online shoppers visiting the infected site. […] More

  • Notorious Worm Stuxnet Used in Poisoned Search Results - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Notorious Worm Stuxnet Used in Poisoned Search Results

    Cyber crooks are now taking advantage of the infamous Stuxnet worm as a way to deploy malicious code. Trend Micro researcher Ivan Macalintal has discovered poisoned search results leveraging on this notorious malware threat. Among the search strings used in this blackhat SEO campaign were “stuxnet SCADA,“ “stuxnet removal tool,“ “stuxnet cleanup,“ “stuxnet siemens“ and […] More

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