Tag Archives: Department of Homeland Security

Gigamon’s Dennis Reilly: Next-Gen Network Packet Brokers Could Provide Agencies Pervasive Visibility

Dennis Reilly, vice president of federal at Gigamon, has said government agencies should have pervasive visibility into their virtual and physical networks, cloud environments and encrypted traffic to quickly detect breaches and defend their information technology infrastructure against adversaries.

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Sevatec Receives Task Order to Support DHS Asset Database; Sonny Kakar Quoted

Sevatec has won a $20 million task order under the unrestricted track of the General Services Administration's  Alliant 2 contract to support development, operation, maintenance and management of the Department of Homeland Security's Consolidated Asset Portfolio and Sustainability Information System.

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Zscaler Cloud Security Platform Certified for DHS CDM Program; Stephen Kovac Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 21, 2019 — The Department of Homeland Security has added Zscaler's (Nasdaq: ZS) cloud-based information security platform to a list of approved products for the DHS-run Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation Program, ExecutiveBiz reported Nov. 14.

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Forescout’s Katherine Gronberg: Agencies Should Close Visibility Gap Linked to Nontraditional Endpoints

Katherine Gronberg, vice president of government affairs at Forescout Technologies (Nasdaq: FSCT), has said federal agencies should have better visibility of nontraditional endpoints within their information technology systems to help ensure network security.

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CISA Introduces Cybersecurity Guide for Smaller Firms, Agencies; Christopher Krebs Quoted

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency has created a set of best practices for smaller companies  and government agencies to defend against cyber threats. "CISA is committed to raising the bar in cybersecurity across all companies and government, regardless of their size,” said Christopher Krebs, director of CISA and a 2019 Wash100 awardee.

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