Tag Archives: Social Media

FireEye: Fake Social Media Accounts Impersonated 2018 US Midterm Candidates to Back Iranian Interests

FireEye: Fake Social Media Accounts Impersonated 2018 US Midterm Candidates to Back Iranian Interests - top government contractors - best government contracting event

A new FireEye report says a network of fake social media accounts impersonated U.S. political candidates and used legitimate online and print media outlets in the U.S. and Israel to promote content in support of Iranian interests. The company said Tuesday most of the bogus accounts in the network were created between April 2018 and March 2019 and used profile pictures taken from different sources online.

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Navy Selects Charles River Analytics to Identify, Assess Bots on Social Media

Navy Selects Charles River Analytics to Identify, Assess Bots on Social Media - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Charles River Analytics has been awarded by the U.S. Navy a potential $2 million contract to perform analysis and identify “bots” on social media networks under an Office for Naval Research program. The Composable Hybrid Approach to Recognizing Bots and their Influence in Social Media Analysis or CHARISMA program aims to distinguish and assess risk, threats …

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BAE Unveils GEOINT Platform for Mission Planning Applications; Scott Murray Comments

BAE Unveils GEOINT Platform for Mission Planning Applications; Scott Murray Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

BAE Systems has introduced a new geospatial offering designed to support mission planning applications of military and civilian agencies. Dynamic Cartography works to generate geospatial content and analytics information from various sources such as commercial and military satellites, BAE said Wednesday. The platform uses comparative vector data and social media to develop constantly updated …

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Serco-Content Guru Alliance to Offer Contact Center Platform in Public Sector

Serco-Content Guru Alliance to Offer Contact Center Platform in Public Sector - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Serco has partnered with Content Guru to provide a cloud-based multichannel contact center platform to government customers. The two companies will offer Content Guru’s storm communications integration platform to support contact between government agencies and citizens regardless of channel, Serco said Monday. Storm is designed to provide a single central system that integrates communications made …

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Unisys' PV Puvvada: Agency Leaders Need to Recognize Millennials' Career Expectations

Unisys' PV Puvvada: Agency Leaders Need to Recognize Millennials' Career Expectations - top government contractors - best government contracting event

PV Puvvada, president of Unisys' federal systems business, has said government agency leaders should work to build up a “modern and flexible workforce“ by assessing the expectations of employees such as millennials. “The key is to recognize that millennials have high expectations of how they will progress through their careers …

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Army Surveys Potential Tech Sources for Fake Social Media Account Removal Effort

Army Surveys Potential Tech Sources for Fake Social Media Account Removal Effort - top government contractors - best government contracting event

The U.S. Army has issued a request for information to gather input from potential vendors that can support the military branch in efforts to identify, report and mitigate imposter social media accounts. The Army Contracting Command will conduct the market research on behalf of the service branch’s Office of the Chief of Public Affairs to identify …

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Unisys' PV Puvvada: ‘Proactive’ Risk Assessment of Federal IT Projects to Advance Under New Administration

Unisys' PV Puvvada: 'Proactive' Risk Assessment of Federal IT Projects to Advance Under New Administration - top government contractors - best government contracting event

PV Puvvada, president of Unisys' federal systems business, has said he predicts federal employees and contractors to “proactively“ evaluate risks in information technology projects under President Donald Trump's administration through implementation of DevOps and agile development processes. Puvvada wrote in an FCW article published Friday that such a move is …

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