Tag Archives: cybersecurity

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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CACI’s Jack London, Paul Cofoni Talk Cyber Threats

CACI (NYSE: CACI) partnered alongside the U. S. Naval Institute (USNI) to publish a new report called Cyber Threats to National Security: Countering Challenges to the Global Supply Chain. The report documents the recommendations from the most recent symposium in the new Asymmetric Threats series on cybersecurity. “As U.S. troops …

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CACI’s Paul Cofoni Talks Cyber

CACI’s (NYSE: CACI) Paul Cofoni expressed concerns that focus on cybersecurity is not what it needs to be:  “We’re trying to do too many things, ” Cofoni said in a recent interview with GovInfoSecurity.com. “If this were my family, I’d call for a family meeting and say, ‘We’re trying to …

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AMERICAN SYSTEMS Picks Les Owens to Lead Cybersecurity, Bill Hoover Comments

AMERICAN SYSTEMS has named Leslie “Les” Owens to the position of vice president of cybersecurity systems engineering. Owens will head the creation of a cybersecurity systems engineering business division and support operational management and strategic development in that area. “Les’ strong leadership abilities and extensive experience in applied research and …

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Bob Gourley Chimes in on Cybersecurity Bill

Bob Gourley posted a blog entry on CTO Perspective with his thoughts on the new bipartisan cybersecurity bill. “Creating a National Center for Cybersecurity and Communications (NCCC) in DHS with a leader also confirmed by the Senate sends a similar message (that cyber is being taken seriously), but it also …

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