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  • Former CISA Exec Rick Driggers Named Critical Infrastructure Cyber Lead for Accenture's Federal Arm - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Former CISA Exec Rick Driggers Named Critical Infrastructure Cyber Lead for Accenture’s Federal Arm

    Accenture has appointed Rick Driggers, a cybersecurity expert and former Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency executive, as critical infrastructure cyber lead for the company’s federal business. Driggers brings to Accenture Federal Service over three decades of federal government and military experience and will support development of cybersecurity offerings designed to safeguard critical infrastructure, the company said Wednesday. […] More

  • ACT I Announces Sponsorship of PSC Vision 2018 Conference; Michael Niggel Quoted - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    ACT I Announces Sponsorship of PSC Vision 2018 Conference; Michael Niggel Quoted

    Advanced Concepts and Technologies International sponsored the Professional Services Council“™s two-day 54th annual Vision Federal Market Forecast Conference that started Monday at Fairview Park Marriott in Falls Church, Va. “It is a pleasure and honor to support PSC“™s engaging and informative conference,“ ACT I CEO Michael Niggel said in a statement released Tuesday. Niggel added that the event […] More

  • Report: DHS Expects to Spend $640M on Cyber Procurement Efforts Through Fiscal 2020 - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Report: DHS Expects to Spend $640M on Cyber Procurement Efforts Through Fiscal 2020

    The Department of Homeland Security‘s cybersecurity and communications office has estimated it will obligate as much as $640M through fiscal year 2020 for cyber-related programs across five components, FCW reported Friday. CS&C presented eight investment plans at an industry day that took place Thursday in Arlington, Va. The emergency communications office plans to launch a solicitation in the […] More

  • Raytheon's Michael Daly Proposes Strategies to Secure Voting Systems - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Raytheon’s Michael Daly Proposes Strategies to Secure Voting Systems

    Michael Daly, chief technology officer of cybersecurity and special missions at Raytheon, has suggested multiple strategies for U.S. states to secure voting systems ahead of the midterm elections. Daly called on state election officials and cybersecurity staff to gather in a conference to discuss cybersecurity controls, areas that are prone to attacks and past cases of election tampering, Raytheon […] More

  • SANS Institute to Hold Cyber Threat Intell Summit, Training; Mike Cloppert Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    SANS Institute to Hold Cyber Threat Intell Summit, Training; Mike Cloppert Comments

    SANS Institute will host a cyber threat intelligence summit and training beginning on Feb. 3 through 10 in Alexandria, Virginia, with focus on analysis techniques. Threat intelligence professionals from Lockheed Martin, JPMorgan Chase and the Department of Homeland Security‘s National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center will discuss how to develop cyber threat intelligence analysis systems, […] More

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    DHS Opens Cybersecurity Center

    The Department of Homeland Security opened a new cybersecurity center today: The National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center, which will serve as a central warning center for cyber. DHS Secretary Janet Napolitano said, “Consolidating our cyber and communications operations centers within the NCCIC will enhance our ability to effectively mitigate risks and respond to threats.” […] More

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