Tue, 2013-08-13 05:51 PM
DHS announced on August 13 that 17 companies have been awarded contracts to provide what is called “continuous diagnostics and mitigation” services. The General Services Administration (GSA) has...
Tue, 2013-08-06 06:48 PM
Univ. of Texas at Dallas,
site of next NIST workshop
Registration is now open for the fourth in a series of workshops to bring together representatives from government, industry and academia to establish a voluntary “Cybersecurity Framework” that...
Mon, 2013-08-05 07:42 PM
The U.S. Department of Interior (DOI) selected Lockheed Martin to transition the agency to the Cloud through efficient information technology (IT) service delivery solutions. The indefinite delivery/...
Wed, 2013-07-31 08:53 AM
Government Security News has announced that Matthew Johnson, a veteran of the U.S. Air Force’s office of special inspections and an 18-year veteran of the Department of Defense and Intelligence...
Tue, 2013-07-16 03:53 PM
Rep. Patrick Meehan
A subcommittee of the House Homeland Security Committee will hold a hearing on July 17 to examine security plans to safeguard the huge “federal data hub” that will hold medical files and personal...
Tue, 2013-07-16 01:28 PM
U.S. Citizenship & Customs Enforcement, better known as ICE, has decided to extend a current support contract it has with Syracuse Research Corp. by an additional six months, for an additional $4...
Tue, 2013-07-16 11:15 AM
Unisys Corp. has landed a major software development and operational maintenance contract from U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), with a ceiling value of a whopping $460 million, to design,...
Fri, 2013-07-12 04:06 PM
The General Services Administration (GSA), which provides the search engine capabilities that power many of the federal government’s Web sites -- including the White House, USA.gov, the departments...
Tue, 2013-07-09 06:04 PM
First identified as an industry issue a decade ago, data breaches are now part of the consumer vocabulary, said ID Xxperts, a company involved in protecting against such breaches, in a news release....
Tue, 2013-07-02 05:37 PM
CBP wants to hear from 8(a) small businesses that could develop an “Electronic Storefront” for the agency that would be a Web-based electronic portal that would allow CBP’s end-users to view, compare...
Fri, 2013-06-28 02:56 PM
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has already released a special publication that provides guidance to IT security professionals on establishing and operating an incident...
Wed, 2013-06-26 07:39 AM
Unisys Corp. announced on June 26 that it has been awarded a blanket purchase agreement (BPA) to support Department of Justice (DOJ) forfeiture systems managed by the asset forfeiture management...