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Airport | Aviation Security

U.S. and France to share transportation research and development

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Paris, June 16 – U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Administrator Michael P. Huerta and French National Space Agency (CNES) President Jean-Yves Le Gall have signed a Memorandum of Cooperation (MOC) to cooperate on research and development related to the safety of private sector orbital space launches and re-entry activities. The research-related, non-binding arrangement between France and the United States is the first of its kind covering research into commercial orbital space operations.

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Keynote address by US Senator Johnson R-WI covers border security, drugs, TSA, infrastructure protection and federal debt at SIA Government Summit

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Sen. Ron Johnson R-WI

By Adrian Courtenay

Washington, June 16 – In a lively, occasionally controversial keynote presentation, U.S. Senator Ron Johnson, Chairman of the Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee, covered a broad range of prickly topics at last week’s SIA Government Summit in Washington, DC.

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Coalfire Public Sector completes FedRAMP audit for Virtustream

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Denver, CO, June 11 – Coalfire has announced that it has completed the independent assessment of the Virtustream Federal Cloud under the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP). Virtustream, the enterprise-class cloud software and services provider, received their Provisional Authority to Operate (P-ATO) from the Joint Authorization Board for the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP).

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OT launches a 5 times faster PIV card – ID-One PIV® on Cosmo V8

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Washington, June 9 – Oberthur Technologies (OT), a global provider of high-security solutions and a provider of Personal Identification & Verification (PIV) smart cards to the U.S. Federal government, has announced its latest generation of PIV cards, ID-One PIV® on Cosmo V8, has been submitted to the General Services Administration (GSA) for inclusion on the HSPD-12 Approved Products List (APL).

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LexisNexis and ISAFE Inc. join to simplify COPPA compliance and safeguard children’s identities online

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cyber_security

Washington, June 10 – LexisNexis® Risk Solutions and ISAFE Inc. has announced that LexisNexis’ identity management solutions will be integrated into ISAFE’s market leading school-enabled, cloud-based parental permissions platform, an advance which greatly simplifies organizations’ compliance with the Children’s Online Privacy and Protection Act (COPPA), while removing long term costs and complexity for schools.

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Cybergy announces agreement to acquire CROSS Sciences and appointment of Richard Donohoe as director of infrastructure for new west smart grid cybersecurity

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cyber_security

Englewood, CO, June 10 – Cybergy Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: CYBG) is pleased to announce that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire 100% of CROSS Sciences LLC, a partner in enhancing the firm’s cybersecurity offerings, including its proprietary SmartFile technology which provides real-time document intelligence and insider threat detection.

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