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Dell, FBI Vet John McClurg Joins Cylance in Security & Trust VP Post; Stuart McClure Comments

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John McClurg, former vice president and chief security officer at Dell’s global security unit and an FBI veteran, has joined cyber services provider Cylance as a VP in the office of security and trust. Cylance said Friday McClurg will collaborate with newly-appointed Chief Security and Trust Officer Malcolm Harkins to develop security …

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Microsoft Plans 2-Part Strategy to Counter Terrorist Content Online

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 25, 2016 — Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) plans to revise the terms of use for company-hosted consumer Web services and establish partnerships with nongovernment organizations in efforts to curb online terrorist activities, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Friday it will work to eliminate terrorism-related content online and at …

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Sutherland Exec: Shared Intell, Tech Investments to Support US Nat’l Security After Brussels Attacks

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 1, 2016 — Sutherland Global Services‘ vice president for government relations and marketing has said vigilance, intelligence sharing and technology investments can help the U.S. government protect what he calls “soft” targets, Executive Gov reported Thursday. Chuck Brooks wrote in a guest piece published Monday on Federal …

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SAIC, Booz Allen See Potential Federal Spending Increase on Defense; Tony Moraco Comments

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, December 9, 2015 — Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC), Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) and other defense companies could see an increase in business as the federal government works to counter terrorist threats, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The Washington Business Journal reported Friday SAIC CEO Tony Moraco and Booz Allen …

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ATK, Raytheon Among Primes for Proposed $210M Singapore Missile Sale

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Singapore’s government has asked to purchase up to $210 million in air-to-air missiles and associated equipment for a proposed foreign military sales transaction. ATK (NYSE: ATK), Honeywell (HON), ITT (NYSE: ITT) and Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) are the prime contractors for the sale, the Defense Security Cooperation Agency said Thursday. The …

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SAIC Helping Navy Run Anti-Terrorism Program Software

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Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAI) has won a potential $74,398,851 contract to help the U.S. Navy maintain software and equipment for anti-terrorism program systems. The company will receive an initial $3,655,433 increment at the time of award and a second $17,551,889. increment in April, the Defense Department said Tuesday. SAIC …

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QinetiQ Names DHS Vet Richard Burke Strategic Programs Head; John Sutton Comments

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QinetiQ North America has appointed eight-year Department of Homeland Security veteran Richard Burke director of strategic programs in the mission and information solutions business unit. The company said Burke will be responsible for aligning the company’s portfolio in the cyber intelligence, agile software development, big data and mobility with homeland …

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ManTech to Help DoD Anti-Terror Office Manage R&D Programs; Terry Ryan Comments

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ManTech International (NASDAQ: MANT) has won a potential $33.5 million contract to help a Defense Department program office manage counterterrorism projects, the company said Friday. The cost-plus-fixed fee contract with the Combating Terrorism Technical Support Office has one base year and two one-year options. ManTech said the CTTSO oversees a national …

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SAIC Wins Global Harvest Counterintell Program Extension

Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAI) will continue to run a U.S. Air Force program for collecting intelligence on terrorist targets and financing, Defense News reports. The company won a month-by-month, sole-source extension for the program, run by the Air Force‘s ISR agency (intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance) and supporting the …

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ABA, ROA Sponsoring DC Counterterrorism Law Forum June 4

The American Bar Association and a Reserve Officers Association forum are co-sponsoring a roundtable discussion on counterterrorism law June 4 in Washington. Judge Alexander P. White will moderate “The Law of Counterterrorism” at the ROA’s headquarters, located at One Constitution Avenue in Northeast Washington, the ABA announced. White serves as …

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