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IBM Creates ‘Red Team’ to Test Customer Systems for Vulnerabilities

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 4, 2016 — IBM (NYSE: IBM) has formed a team within its security services business that will work to test and identify vulnerabilities in customer computer systems under the leadership of Charles Henderson, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday X-Force Red will consist of ethical hackers and security …

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CSRA Gets NIH Contract for IT Support to Research Institute; Kamal Narang Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 4, 2016 — CSRA (NYSE: CSRA) will provide information technology services to support the National Institutes of Health‘s National Human Genome Research Institute under a $17 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Tuesday the contract covers support for high-performance computing and the supply of desktops, servers, …

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Dave Wajsgras: Raytheon Eyes Army Cyber Partnerships With New Augusta Facility

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 3, 2016 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has established a new facility in Augusta, Georgia to provide information technology security services to the Army Cyber Command and other Defense Department components,  ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The cyber center was built as part of the company’s push to extend its security offerings to the Fort …

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Siemens Zika Virus Detection Kit Receives Emergency Authorization From FDA

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 3, 2016 — Siemens has received emergency use authorization from the Food and Drug Administration for the company’s VERSANT Zika RNA 1.0 Assay Kit that aims to detect the presence of the Zika virus in plasma, blood and urine samples, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday its healthcare diagnostics subsidiary will distribute the molecular …

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Lockheed’s F-35 Performs 1st Air-to-Air Kill Test Against Drone

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 3, 2016 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and the U.S. Air Force have concluded the first live air-to-air kill test of the company’s F-35 fighter jet against a drone over a military test range near California, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The F-35 Joint Program Office said Monday the F-35 fired an AIM-9X missile …

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American Systems Adds New Health IT Special Item Number to GSA Schedule 70; Peter Smith Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 3, 2016 — American Systems‘ IT Schedule 70 contract with the General Services Administration has received a modification to include the special item number for health information technology services, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Monday SIN 132-56 works to consolidate health IT offerings for federal customers agencies such as health …

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Fortinet Security Research Unit Contributes to Interpol Investigation into Online Scams

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 2, 2016 — A Fortinet (Nasdaq: FTNT) business unit has worked with Interpol to investigate and expose a cyber fraud ring that used online scams to steal more than $60 million from businesses around the world, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Monday FortiGuard Labs provided threat intelligence reports to Interpol to …

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CSRA, Racemi Collaborate to Offer Cloud Migration Services to Public Sector

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 2, 2016 — CSRA (NYSE: CSRA) and Racemi have entered into a partnership to jointly market a suite of bundled services designed to support government customers migration to Amazon Web Services‘ (Nasdaq: AMZN) cloud computing platform or isolated GovCloud region, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. CSRA said Monday that the three-phased bundle service includes  discovery …

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BAE Systems to Help Develop Software Tool for First Responders

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 2, 2016 — BAE Systems will research,  develop and demonstrate a software tool that first responders can use to disconnect a non-cooperative entity from its network and use a separate protected emergency network under an $8.7 million U.S. Air Force contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The Defense Department said Friday BAE’s information …

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Vencore Secures USAF Contract for Energy Cyber Weapon Localization, Characterization

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 2, 2016 — A subsidiary of Vencore will provide software that works to locate and characterize cyber weapons that attack the U.S. power grid under a $9 million contract from the U.S. Air Force, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The Defense Department said Friday Vencore Labs will perform research and development work …

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