Tag Archives: cybersecurity

Harris’ Dale Meyerrose Talks Cyber Threats

The New New Internet asked a number of cyber experts what is the biggest security threat facing the industry presently. Here’s what Harris’ (NYSE: HRS) Gen. Dale Meyerrose thought: “The one of most concern to me is cyber crime. It’s the most insidious. I know there’s a propensity for folks …

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Wyle Wins Piece of $450 Million USAF Space Command Deal; Tom Anderson Comments

Wyle Information Systems won a share of a $450 million contract in support of the USAF Space Command in Colorado Springs, Colo., to work on cyber architectures, formal cyber training and cyber defense. “This award is a logical extension of the services and solutions Wyle provides to Space Command, ” …

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Former Booz Allen Principal Mary Ellen Condon Joins CVP as Director of Information Protection Solutions

Customer Value Partners (CVP) named former Booz Allen Hamilton principal Mary Ellen Condon the director of information protection solutions within CVP’s CIO Solutions Practice. “CVP’s intense focus on Information Protection helped our client at the Food Safety and Inspection Service win USDA’s Cyber Security Agency of the Year, ” Anirudh …

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What’s the Most Pressing Cybersecurity Issue? Red Hat’s Gunnar Hellekson Responds

The New New Internet posed a question to a number of cybersecurity industry luminaries: What is the most pressing cybersecurity issue? Here’s what Gunnar Hellekson of Red Hat had to say: “The threats that I have seen lately are mostly internal. I don’t mean hackers from the inside or hackers …

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CSC Picks Mark Rasch to Lead Cybersecurity, Privacy Consulting for NA Public Sector Unit; Sam Visner Comments

CSC (NYSE: CSC) named Mark Rasch director of cybersecurity and privacy consulting for its North American Public Sector business unit. According to the firm, “Rasch will help develop and implement a comprehensive strategy for deploying and growing a new cybersecurity and privacy consulting practice within CSC.” CSC leadership feels that …

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Alion’s Mark Ives Discusses Cybersecurity Training

Alion’s Mark Ives spoke with ExecutiveBiz about his take on cybersecurity training: “So far, Alion’s cybersecurity training has focused on internal personnel; those with IT backgrounds and basic network experience are eligible for training. And, while no formalized benchmarks exist (yet), Ives, along with Alion Deputy CIO Jerome Fath, the …

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Richard A. Clarke to Speak at Potomac Officers Club on October 5

According to the Potomac Officers Club: Richard A. Clarke is an internationally-recognized expert on security, including homeland security, national security, cyber security, and counterterrorism. He is currently an on-air consultant for ABC News and teaches at Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government. Mr. Clarke served the last three Presidents as a …

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ManTech Picks Up $100 Million Cybersecurity Deal, Bill Varner Comments

ManTech (NASDAQ:MANT) was a awarded a deal from Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), Security Division, to support cybersecurity services for the FBI. The contract has a five-year period of performance with total value of $99.5 million. According to the firm, “ManTech will provide 24/7 cybersecurity support, including intrusion-detection monitoring, security …

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William Luti Joins DMI to Lead Cyber Efforts

William J. Luti has joined Digital Management to serve as executive vice president for cybersecurity programs. He will support cybersecurity solutions and services to civilian federal, military and intelligence agencies. Luti will also offer strategic direction and oversees business development activities for the firm’s cybersecurity practice. According to GovCon Executive, …

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L-3’s Alex Miller Discusses Cyber Threats

L-3 (NYSE: LLL) cyber expert Alex Miller spoke with The New New Internet about what he sees as the most pressing cyber threats to the nation. “I think there are many cyber threats out there: nation-state, terrorists, illegal activities, to name a few. But I’d say the greatest threat is …

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