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Former ECS VP Aaron Faulkner Named Accenture Federal Cyber Practice Lead

Aaron Faulkner, former vice president of cybersecurity at ECS, has been named head of the cyber practice within Accenture's (NYSE: ACN) federal subsidiary. The more than 18-year industry veteran will oversee efforts to design, build and deliver cybersecurity offerings to federal civilian and defense customers in his new position, Accenture said Monday.

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DISA Seeks Contractor to Develop Cyber Situational Awareness Platform

The Defense Information Systems Agency is looking for potential sources of information technology services to support the integration of disparate cybersecurity platforms into a single network for Department of Defense personnel exchange data.

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Exabeam’s Bill Aubin: Human Expertise, Machine Learning Could Help Agencies Fight Stealthy Adversaries

Bill Aubin, vice president of federal at Exabeam, has said government agencies seeking to counter threat actors working in stealth mode to exfiltrate data should use machine learning and the expertise of security professionals.

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Hexagon’s Federal Arm Wins Potential $107M IDIQ to Support Navy Ship Cybersecurity Program

Hexagon US Federal has won a potential four-year, $107.1M contract to build hardware and provide engineering support for a U.S. Navy initiative to install cyber defense systems on surface ships. Naval Sea Systems Command received two offers for the Situational Awareness, Boundary Enforcement and Response program via an online solicitation, the Department of Defense said Thursday.

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CyberArk’s Kevin Jermyn: Agencies Need Programmatic Approach to Ensuring Privileged Access Security

Kevin Jermyn, regional manager of federal customer success at CyberArk (Nasdaq: CYBR), has said government agencies seeking to protect sensitive data from cyber attacks should come up with a program to control, monitor and oversee privileged access to critical assets.

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Lockheed to Help Update Navy Data Transfer System Under Potential $92M Contract

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has secured a potential 10-year, $92.2M contract to help the U.S. Navy modernize and sustain cross-domain technology platform the U.S. Navy uses to exchange data with other government agencies. The company will also provide program management, installation, security authorization, logistics and training support for the Radiant Mercury system, the Department of Defense said Tuesday.

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