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  • Battelle Biosecurity Scientist Vivian Smith Earns 2019 Dr. Billy Richardson Young NBC Researcher Award - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Data.world, Defense Dept Launch Military Open Data Website

    Public benefit corporation data.world and the Defense Department have partnered to launch an open data website that works to provide searchable, machine-readable and downloadable military datasets. Data.World said Thursday that DoD’s Defense Digital Service worked with data owners across the U.S. military to create the new Data.mil platform. The new website is designed to facilitate collaboration, analysis and discussion among journalists, subject […] More

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    BAE Systems: Cyber Attack Against Bangladesh Bank Linked to 2014 Sony Hack

    A report by BAE Systems has found that the cyber attack launched against the central bank of Bangladesh is associated with the data breach at Sony Pictures Entertainment in 2014, Reuters reported Friday. Jim Finkle and Sanjeev Miglani write BAE's report says the malware used to steal $81 million from Bangladesh Bank’s account with the Federal Reserve Bank of New […] More

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    Louis Berger, Ammann & Whitney Receive Award for Vietnam Dragon Bridge Design

    Louis Berger and Ammann & Whitney have been given the Outstanding Civil Engineering Achievement Award by the American Society of Civil Engineers for the design of the Dragon Bridge of Da Nang, Vietnam. Louis Berger said Friday the 666-meter bridge was among six projects that were previously recognized as finalists for the award. ASCE presented the award during the annual Outstanding Project and […] More

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    Joe Czyzyk Appointed Chairman of US Vets; Ted Lieu Comments

    Joe Czyzyk, chairman and CEO of air cargo services provider Mercury Air Group, has been named chairman of the nonprofit organization U.S. Vets. U.S. Vets said Monday Czyzyk joined the veteran-focused organization’s board of directors in 2012 and served with the U.S. Navy in Vietnam under the naval mobile construction battalion. “As a veteran of the U.S. […] More

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    Louis Berger, Ammann & Whitney Win Engineering Excellence Award

    A bridge built by Louis Berger and Ammann & Whitney has been selected to receive an award for projects outside the state of New York from the American Council of Engineering Companies New York. The companies received a Diamond Award in the structural systems category of the ACEC, Louis Berger announced Thursday. Louis Berger and Ammann & […] More

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    Last Year Saw 60 Million Malware-infected PCs in Vietnam

    Approximately 160,000 computers a day in Vietnam got slammed with malware last year, with most PCs being infected at an alarming rate by the Conficker virus, according to the Vietnam Informatics Department. According to Vietnamese news source VietNamNet, the Ministry of Public Security said Vietnam now ranks among the 10 nations that have the highest […] More

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    Vietnam Bolsters Cyber Defenses after Hacker Attacks

    In the wake of several hacker attacks against a major government-run news website, the Vietnamese government has unveiled a 10-year plan to boost cybersecurity, according to Asia Pacific Future Gov. The plan, which will run from 2010 to 2020, has a budget of $42 million to strengthen the country’s cyber infrastructure and implement a legal […] More

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    Self-proclaimed Algerian Hackers Paralyze Vietnamese Website

    A popular Vietnamese website that often publishes controversial news and criticizes China was hacked yesterday, according to Deutsche Presse-Agentur. VietnamNet, an online newspaper, was attacked 3 a.m. Monday. Visitors to the site encountered several messages saying “Server is too busy” and “Hacked By Team Mosta Algerian Hacker.” “I have no answer for you why VietnamNet […] More

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    World's Riskiest Web Domains

    The world's busiest web domain, .com, is now the most dangerous, according to McAfee's fourth annual Mapping the Mal Web report released today. While .com was found to be the riskiest top-level domain, the most dangerous country domain is Vietnam (.vn). Japan's .jp ranks as the safest country domain for the second year in a […] More

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    Vietnam Accused of Cyber Attacking Bloggers

    The Vietnamese government is being accused of conducting cyber attacks to bring down the websites of independent bloggers, as well as arresting some of the dissidents. Human Rights Watch recently listed a series of arrests and police harassment of web dissidents since mid-April. The organization alleges the Vietnamese government masterminded a series of malware and […] More

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