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  • Invincea Names 3 Security Execs to Advisory Board; Anup Ghosh Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Invincea Names 3 Security Execs to Advisory Board; Anup Ghosh Comments

    Invincea has elected three executives with cyber and national security experience to its advisory board. The company said Monday it named Rand Beers, former acting secretary of the Department of Homeland Security; Dr. Ed Amoroso, senior vice president and chief security officer at AT&T; and Rhett Hernandez, a retired lieutenant general and West Point Cyber chair at the […] More

  • Banquet Announces Winners of Fastest-growing VA Businesses - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Banquet Announces Winners of Fastest-growing VA Businesses

    The Virginia Chamber of Commerce announced winners of the 16th annual Fantastic 50 fastest-growing companies in the state, which included firms such as NetWitness, The GBS Group, Spectrum and Capstone. President and CEO of the Virginia Chamber Bob DuVal said these growing companies are proof positive that optimism is very much alive in Virginia's business […] More

  • ManTech Sees Gains in NetWitness Sale - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    ManTech Sees Gains in NetWitness Sale

    ManTech announced a pre-tax gain of $3.7 million during this year's second quarter in connection with EMC's acquisition of NetWitness, a company previously owned by ManTech. NetWitness was sold by ManTech in 2006 in exchange for $2 million and a small stake in the company. Many of NetWitness' products and systems refinements were made when […] More

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    EMC Acquires NetWitness

    IT company EMC today announced its acquisition of NetWitness, a security analysis corporation based in Reston, Va. NetWitness will become part of RSA, a security division of EMC. Combining the two enterprises will give security teams a deeper insight into the security outline of their organizations. NetWitness provides security teams the resources they need to […] More

  • NetWitness Expands Cloud Offerings - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    NetWitness Expands Cloud Offerings

    NetWitness Corporation has launched a new product portfolio featuring cloud-based offerings to meet expanding operational use cases for cloud-based services and transformational virtual data center architectures. With virtualization and cloud computing, the IT organization’s loss of “command and control” requires security teams to emphasize more on comprehensive network monitoring, precise and real-time threat detection, and […] More

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    'White House' Christmas Card Laced with Malware

    Cyber crooks used a fake White House email Christmas card to steal data from law enforcement, military and government workers, although analysts said no classified information was compromised, The Associated Press reports. The Christmas tree-decorated e-card prompted recipients to click on a link, which then downloaded the Zeus malware commonly used to steal passwords and […] More

  • NetWitness Named among Fastest-Growing 'Future 50' - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    NetWitness Named among Fastest-Growing 'Future 50'

    NetWitness Corporation and CEO Amit Yoran have been named recipients of the Washington SmartCEO Fast 50. Future 50 recognizes 50 local Washington, D.C., area companies based on their revenue and employee growth over a three-year period. These companies, each of which earn in excess of $10 million in annual revenue, represent the future of the […] More

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    Zeus Trojan Invades Syria's Financial Sector

    Online-banking customers in Syria have been warned to be extra vigilant when conducting their financial matters on the web to avoid falling prey to the Zeus Trojan malware, according to Day Press News. Cyber criminals using the Zeus Trojan have been able to siphon millions of dollars from bank accounts worldwide by stealing online banking […] More

  • NetWitness CEO Amit Yoran Joins Ridge Global's Board - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    NetWitness CEO Amit Yoran Joins Ridge Global's Board

    Security and risk management services provider Ridge Global has appointed Amit Yoran, CEO of NetWitness Corporation, to its board of advisers. “Amit Yoran brings exceptional skills, insights and experience to the areas of cybersecurity, risk management and national security,” said Tom Ridge, president and CEO of Ridge Global. “As cyber threats continue to deepen, sharpen […] More

  • Richard A. Clarke, Orson Swindle to Keynote NetWitness Conference - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Richard A. Clarke, Orson Swindle to Keynote NetWitness Conference

    World-recognized cyber and homeland security expert Richard A. Clarke and Orson Swindle, former Federal Trade Commission commissioner, will be delivering keynote addresses at the 2nd Annual NetWitness User Conference, held Oct. 25-26, 2010 in Washington, D.C. Clarke, currently chairman of Good Harbor Consulting, is an on-air consultant for ABC News and teaches at Harvard’s Kennedy […] More

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    Get Ready for 2nd Annual NetWitness User Conference

    NetWitness Corporation has announced specifics for the 2nd Annual NetWitness User Conference, set for Oct. 25 and 26 in Washington, D.C. According to the firm, “the conference is a meeting of the minds for some of the world's most advanced network security professionals. This year's event will focus on solving two critical problem areas for […] More

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