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Secretary of State Antony Blinken Named to 2021 Wash100 for Protecting US National Security; Driving International AlliancesNews

Secretary of State Antony Blinken Named to 2021 Wash100 for Protecting US National Security; Driving International Alliances

Executive Mosaic is pleased to present Antony Blinken, secretary of State for the Biden administration, as a recipient of the
Executive Order Directs Agencies to Assess Security Risks Posed by Drones From Foreign AdversariesNews

Executive Order Directs Agencies to Assess Security Risks Posed by Drones From Foreign Adversaries

President Donald Trump has signed an executive order that would require government agencies to review security risks associated with unmanned
PSC Urges DoD, State Dept to Improve Threat Info Exchange With Contractors; David Berteau QuotedNews

PSC Urges DoD, State Dept to Improve Threat Info Exchange With Contractors; David Berteau Quoted

The Professional Services Council has urged the departments of State and Defense to improve communications and coordination with industry on…
PSC’s David Berteau: Contractors Likely to Rethink Workforce Security Approach Amid US-Iran TensionsNews

PSC’s David Berteau: Contractors Likely to Rethink Workforce Security Approach Amid US-Iran Tensions

David Berteau, president and CEO of the Professional Services Council and a 2019 Wash100 winner, said rising tensions between the U.S.…
Iranian Hackers Claim Breach of US Government WebsiteNews

Iranian Hackers Claim Breach of US Government Website

An Iran government-linked hacking group targeted a website of the U.S. Federal Depository Library Program in retaliation for a drone…
EM’s Weekly Roundup: Anne Neuberger’s Priorities for NSA, Chris Townsend Joins UiPath, $820M DoD BPA, CACI, GE Aviation Secure Big Contracts and Weekly Top 10 StoriesNews

EM’s Weekly Roundup: Anne Neuberger’s Priorities for NSA, Chris Townsend Joins UiPath, $820M DoD BPA, CACI, GE Aviation Secure Big Contracts and Weekly Top 10 Stories

Anne Neuberger, who directs the National Security Agency’s (NSA) new Cybersecurity Directorate, revealed that the NSA will launch a directorate in October
House Approves $733B Defense Spending Bill for Fiscal 2020Contract Awards

House Approves $733B Defense Spending Bill for Fiscal 2020

The House voted 220-197 Friday to pass a $733B defense policy bill for fiscal year 2020 amid a veto threat from…
Iran: We Hit Targets in Syria with Long-Range Ballistic MissilesNews

Iran: We Hit Targets in Syria with Long-Range Ballistic Missiles

Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) said Monday that they hit targets inside Syria, an action that would confirm they’ve
September 28 Market Close: GovCon Index,  US Stocks Move Green in PM Trade on Oil Supply Cut ReportsFinancial Report

September 28 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks Move Green in PM Trade on Oil Supply Cut Reports

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index turned positive in mid-afternoon trade Wednesday along with U.S. stocks after reports surfaced that major oil producing
FBI’s Randall Coleman: Economic Espionage Part of ‘Hybrid Threat’ PictureNews

FBI’s Randall Coleman: Economic Espionage Part of ‘Hybrid Threat’ Picture

The FBI‘s number of investigations into possible economic espionage on U.S. businesses has increased by 53 percent within the past