Tag Archives: cyber

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

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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Northrop Names 33-Year Navy Vet Jack Dorsett Integrated Mission Systems VP; Mike Twyman Comments

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has appointed retired Navy Vice Adm. Jack Dorsett vice president of the integrated mission systems business within the information systems sector, the company said Monday. The 33-year Navy veteran will report to Mike Twyman, sector VP and general manager of the defense systems division. Dorsett will …

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QinetiQ Names TASC, GDIT Vet Bruce Feldman National Systems SVP; John Sutton Comments

Qinetiq North America has appointed Bruce Feldman senior vice president for the national systems sector within the mission and information solutions operating unit, the company announced Monday. He will manage service delivery and technology development for contracts with both intelligence and defense customers. “Bruce comes to the company with more …

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ManTech Names SAIC Vet Fleetwood Lilley a Cyber Contracts VP; Bill Varner Comments

ManTech International (NASDAQ: MANT) has appointed Fleetwood Lilley vice president of contracts for the mission, cyber and intelligence solutions group. The company said Wednesday he will manage commercial, federal, state and local government contracts. “Fleetwood brings 28 years of contracts oversight and cyber-centric leadership, ” said Bill Varner, president and …

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ManTech Announces New Cyber SVP Role for Eric Eifert; Bill Varner Comments

ManTech International Corp. (NASDAQ: MANT) announced Friday Eric Eifert, general manager of the cyber defense solutions business unit, is now a senior vice president. The promotion was effective as of April 1, Eifert previously told ExecutiveBiz, where he discussed how he helps the company shape its direction for cyber defense …

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General Dynamics Completes Fidelis Buy; Lou Von Thaer Comments

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has completed its acquisition of Fidelis Security Systems, a provider of cybersecurity tools for real-time network visibility, analysis and control. General Dynamics said Fidelis will become a part of its advanced information systems unit and did not disclose the value of the cash transaction. Lou Von …

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John Jolly: General Dynamics Fidelis Buy Adds Cyber Visibility Products

Advanced persistent threats — groups that consistently attack one entity — require constant visibility from an enterprise perspective, General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) cyber division lead said Monday. John Jolly, vice president and general manager of that division, told GovCon Wire the company purchased Fidelis Security Systems to complement its existing …

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General Dynamics to Buy Cyber Visibility Firm Fidelis; John Jolly Comments

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has agreed to acquire cybersecurity analysis and visibility provider Fidelis Security Systems for an undisclosed amount of cash, General Dynamics announced Monday. General Dynamics expects to complete the transaction during the third quarter of 2012 and will integrate Fidelis into its advanced information systems business unit. …

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GDAIS Names SAIC Vet Edward Timmes Cyber Systems VP

General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) advanced information systems unit has appointed Edward A. Timmes Jr. as vice president of the cyber systems division within the intelligence systems business. The company said he will lead a division that provides customers and partners solutions for defending systems against cyber attacks and other vulnerabilities. …

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Former FBI Cyber Head Shawn Henry Joins Security Startup

Shawn Henry, the FBI’s former top official on cyber crime, has joined the California-based startup security firm CrowdStrike as president of the company’s services division. In a blog post Wednesday, he said his new position will give him flexibility and opportunity to help the U.S. secure its cyber networks. The …

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