Tag Archives: cryptography

Raytheon to Deliver ‘Identification Friend or Foe’ Cryptographic Applique to Air Force

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 13, 2017 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) will supply the cryptographic applique for the Identification Friend or Foe systems used by the U.S. Air Force and multiple foreign military customers under a $42.8 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The Defense Department said Friday the company’s space and airborne systems business will …

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Air Force Awards $925M in Cryptographic & Info Assurance Tech Support IDIQs

The U.S. Air Force has awarded 12 companies spots on a pair of contracts worth up to $925 million combined over 10 years for lifecycle support and analysis of cryptographic and information assurance platforms. Seven firms will vie for materiel solutions analysis, technology maturation and risk reduction, engineering and manufacturing development, production and product support tasks under …

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Air Force Chooses L-3 for Cryptography Contract

TYSONS CORNER, VA September 15, 2015 — L-3 (NYSE: LLL) National Security Solutions will deliver 20 production units of encryption tools to the U.S. Air Force under a $13.4 million cost-plus-incentive-fee, cost-reimbursement contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The Defense Department said the delivery order includes portable key loaders for intelligence, garrison and …

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DISA Seeks Industry Feedback on Secure Mobile Device Gateways

The Defense Information Systems Agency is seeking information from industry to outline ideas for the Secure Mobile Device Gateways program, which aims to secure mobile gateways in locations within and outside contiguous United States. DISA said in a FedBizOpps notice posted Friday that it wants a secure Voice over Internet Protocol tool that supports cryptography and interoperability protocols, certification and compliance …

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Scott Totzke: NIST Certifies BlackBerry Enterprise Mobile Security Platform

The National Institute of Standards and Technology has certified a BlackBerry-made (NASDAQ: BBRY) security platform for Android and Apple devices as compliant with the agency’s cryptography standards. BlackBerry obtained the Federal Information Processing Standard 140-2 certification for its Secure Work Space technology that part of the company’s Enterprise Service 10 mobile …

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