According to news reports, 50 youths were hired by MI5 to fight cyber attacks. Attacks have already been traced by the new cyber professionals to China, Russian, and Pakistan. The youths have also discovered messages from terrorists in a maximum security prison.
Alpha Omega Integration, a Vienna, Va.-based information technology service management company, has agreed to acquire IT consulting firm Confiance for an undisclosed sum to help expand the former’s domain and technical expertise.
Market experts said another wave of mergers and acquisitions in the defense sector might be in the offing driven by possible changes in federal spending and taxes linked to any potential administration change, the Washington Business Journal reported Wednesday.