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  • Committee Approves Cybersecurity Bill - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Committee Approves Cybersecurity Bill

    The Committee on Science, Space, and Technology unanimously approved a bill yesterday that enhances cybersecurity efforts across federal agencies. The Cybersecurity Enhancement Act of 2011, introduced by Congressmen Michael McCaul and Dan Lipinski, primarily addresses efforts at the National Science Foundation and the National Institute of Standards and Technology and will now advance to a […] More

  • Symantec Honors Federal Cybersecurity Leaders - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Symantec Honors Federal Cybersecurity Leaders

    Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced the 2011 Cyber 4 Award winners at the Symantec Government Symposium 2011, a one-day annual event devoted to government and its partners. The Cyber 4 Awards recognize four leaders who exemplify excellence in government cybersecurity through their contributions to programs that address cybersecurity challenges and protect U.S. data and […] More

  • House Passes Cyber R&D Bill - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    House Passes Cyber R&D Bill

    The U.S. House of Representatives yesterday passed H.R. 4061, the Cybersecurity Enhancement Act of 2009 by a vote of 422-5. The bill reauthorizes the National Science Foundation’s (NSF) and the National Institute for Standards and Technology’s (NIST) unclassified network security and computer programs. The bill is designed to enhance cooperation on federal and private cybersecurity […] More

  • Cyber Bill Looks to Empower and Punish - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Cyber Bill Looks to Empower and Punish

    A new bill introduced in the House of Thursday looks to empower the White House Cybersecurity Coordinator while penalizing agencies that fail to adequately secure their networks. The Executive Cyberspace Authorities Act of 2010, introduced by James Langevin and Michael McCaul, would create a cyberspace director position that requires confirmation from the Senate and create […] More

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