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Wed, 2017-02-15 07:24 AM
BOSTON, Feb. 9, 2017 Veson Nautical, the leading provider of commercial maritime software and services, today announced Veslink IMOSlive -- the world's first complete end-to-end shipping platform...
Wed, 2017-02-15 06:53 AM

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HUNTSVILLE, AL Feb. 14, 2017 Responding to the signal processing market need for integrated embedded processors tightly coupled with configurable FPGA logic and highly adaptable I/O, Abaco Systems –...
Mon, 2017-02-13 09:48 AM

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ASHBURN, VA Feb. 9, 2017 SteelCloud LLC announced today that it has received a GSA Schedule 70 contract for ConfigOS, its patented STIG remediation software, from a component of the U.S....
Wed, 2017-02-08 05:54 AM
FAIRFAX, VA Feb. 6, 2017 General Dynamics Information Technology, a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), was awarded the Commander Navy Installations Command (CNIC) N6 Information Technology...
Tue, 2017-02-07 04:09 AM

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FAIRFAX, VA Feb. 6, 2017 Salient CRGT, Inc. (“Salient CRGT”), a leading provider of agile software development, data analytics, mobility, cyber security, and infrastructure solutions, today announced...
Mon, 2017-02-06 07:02 AM

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CENTREVILLE, VA Feb. 3, 2017 U.S. Army Mission Command announced the award of a multi-million dollar contract to Systematic Inc. for its Commercial Off-The-Shelf (COTS) C4I product, SitaWare.The U.S...
Mon, 2017-01-30 06:53 AM

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MELBOURNE, FL Jan. 27, 2017 -Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) today announced a definitive agreement under which an affiliate of Veritas Capital, a leading private equity investment firm, will acquire...
Thu, 2017-01-26 09:13 AM
IRVINE, CA Jan. 24, 2017 Netwrix Corporation, the first vendor to introduce a visibility and governance platform for hybrid cloud security, extracted data about government agencies from its 2016...
Fri, 2017-01-13 09:12 AM

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MONTVALE, NJ Jan. 12, 2017 Micronet Enertec Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQCM: MICT) announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Enertec Systems 2001 Ltd. (Enertec), was recently awarded three...
Tue, 2017-01-03 04:31 AM
By George LaneGSN ColumnistWhen Flint, Michigan changed its water supply in 2014, it initiated a cascade of chemical reactions inside decades-old water pipes that caused Lead to leach into its...
Tue, 2017-01-03 03:46 AM

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LACEY, WA Jan. 2, 2017 AAEON and iSign Announce Partnership Enabling Rugged Tablet Computers with Biometric Signature Technology
Wed, 2016-12-28 09:36 PM
JACKSONVILLE, FL Dec. 28, 2016 Crowley Maritime Corp.’s government services group has achieved worldwide ISO/IEC 27001:2013 information security certification for enhancements made to the security of...

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Fullerton, CA, January 5 - Milton Security Group Inc., the adaptive network cyber security appliance manufacturer, is proud to announce their 1MC-Labs Team services are now available to customers worldwide. 
John Grimm, Senior Director, Thales e-Security From smartphones to connected cars to smart cities, The Internet of Things (IoT) is transforming the ways that we live and work. ZK Research reports that the IoT will have 50 billion endpoints by 2020. Billions of connected devices like sensors, meters, actuators and other types of devices that can be attached to any object or person will be capable of connecting to the network, sharing information and taking instructions.
Washington, DC, December 10 - Content theft sites pose a serious and growing threat to Internet users by exposing them to harmful malware that can lead to identity theft, financial loss and computers being taken over by hackers, according to Digital Bait - a new research report commissioned by the Digital Citizens Alliance.
Portland, OR, December 10 - In hoping to never become a breach victim, organizations never prepare for the inevitable breakdown and overlook a very basic solution – capturing and retaining all network data. Cybersecurity equipment is tasked with keeping the bad packets out, but the challenge is how to do this in a fraction of a second. It is a costly folly to expect 100% accuracy, given the minimal time available for inspection. If organizations could gain more time for packet examination, they can turn the tables.
Frisco, TX, October 28 - The Health Information Trust Alliance (HITRUST), the leading organization supporting the healthcare industry in advancing the state of information protection, announced today that it continues to fully support S.754, the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act (CISA) of 2015, because it formalizes the process for information sharing, encouraging private entities to share amongst themselves and with the government.
 

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Millis, MA-based Kanguru Solutions, a manufacturer of secure IT storage solutions, has announced the ad...

Reston, VA-based Input, which specializes in government business, has unveiled new research detailing adoption trends for cloud computing, virtualization, service-oriented archi...

Rockville, MD-based Telvent reports that it is the first vendor selected to participate in a DHS superv...

Mobile Active Defense, LLC (M.A.D.) has announced the release of its patent-pending mobile firewall and contents filtering mecha...

GammaTech Computer Corp., a manufacturer of notebook and tablet computers, has introduced the newest member to its line of cost-effecti...

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Network Access Control and 802.1x - Advantages, Constraints and Capabilities

Written by distinguished security industry analyst Pete Lindstrom of Spire Security

The industry has been blurring the differences between 802.1x and NAC. Some believe that 802.1x is sufficient and similar enough to a full NAC solution to start down the path of implementation. What organizations often find is that the 802.1x story seems fairly simple and easy, but the deployment is much more difficult. This paper examines the fully 802.1x and NAC details such as:

    * What is 802.1x?
    * What important features are missing from 802.1x?
    * What alternatives exist to 802.1x and why?
    * What are the hidden costs associated with rolling out NAC?
    * How can commercial enterprises and government organizations benefit from NAC?

Narus

Narus, a leader in real-time traffic intelligence for protecting governments, service providers and enterprises, just completed its 2010 annual cyber security survey focusing on the United States. Sponsored jointly with Converge Network Digest and Government Secuirty News, the survey queried a cross-section of security professionals in a variety of industries, and revealed compelling details relating to cyber security concerns, opinons and expectations for protection against attacks. More...