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SAIC, Partner Offer Cyber Services Against DNS-Based Threats; Paul Welch Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 1, 2018 — Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) has entered into a partnership with Community DNS for the delivery of cybersecurity and intelligence services against distributed denial-of-service attacks, ExecutiveBiz reported. The cloud-based services will be part of SAIC’s as-a-service cyber portfolio and work to boost enterprise …

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U.S.: North Korea Behind Spate of Cyber Attacks Since 2009

North Korea has deployed an army of hackers called “Hidden Cobra” against financial, aerospace, critical infrastructure and media assets within the U.S. and around the world over the past eight years, according to a technical alert issued jointly by Homeland Security and the FBI. Cyber tools deployed by North Korea include …

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Vencore Labs Secures DARPA Contracts for R&D on DDoS

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 27, 2017 — Vencore‘s research division will conduct research focused on cyber defenses against distributed denial-of-service attacks in support of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency under contracts worth $17.7 million combined, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday the contracts to Vencore Labs cover research and development work as …

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Vencore Lands DARPA Contract for DDoS Defense Research

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 15, 2016 — Vencore will provide research, development, test and evaluation services to support the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency’s Extreme DDoS Defense program under a potential $7.7 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The Defense Department said Wednesday the program works to augment computer network defense resilience against …

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Level 3 Seeks to Build DDoS Mitigation Service With Black Lotus Buy; Chris Richter Comments

Level 3 Communications (NYSE: LVLT) has acquired Distributed Denial of Service mitigation company Black Lotus for an undisclosed amount of cash as part of efforts to bolster the Level 3 security product portfolio. The company said Wednesday Black Lotus’ proxy-based technology will also add to the network-based Level 3 DDoS Mitigation scrubbing service. “Black Lotus’ proxy …

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