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  • DHS Names 14 Companies to BPA Assisting in Cybersecurity - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    DHS Names 14 Companies to BPA Assisting in Cybersecurity

    The Department of Homeland Security and General Services Administration has named 14 companies to a blank purchase agreement to assist agencies implement risk management framework for cybersecurity. Some companies awarded include Apptis, Booz Allen Hamiliton, Deloitte, G&B Solutions and the Knowledge Consulting Group. The companies will compete for task orders. Each BPA has a ceiling of $58 […] More

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    NIST Unveils Cybersecurity Education Initiative

    The U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology released last week a draft plan of a cybersecurity awareness and education initiative that hopes to strengthen and promote a strong national cyber workforce. The National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education draft was released for public feedback and outlines the program’s mission, vision, goals and objectives. “The cybersecurity […] More

  • NIST Proposes New Privacy Controls - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    NIST Proposes New Privacy Controls

    To address the challenges of securing the privacy of citizens’ personal identifiable information, the National Institute of Standards and Technology released a new draft document yesterday that suggests adding privacy controls to the catalog of security controls used to protect federal information and information systems. According to NIST, the new Privacy Control Catalog would be […] More

  • NIST Seeks Public's Input on Cloud Definition, Security Guidelines - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    NIST Seeks Public's Input on Cloud Definition, Security Guidelines

    The National Institute of Standards and Technology has released two new drafts on cloud computing for public comment and launched a new website to enable two-way communication among the cloud community and NIST cloud research working groups. Federal Chief Information Officer Vivek Kundra asked NIST to speed up the federal government’s secure adoption of cloud […] More

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