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FireEye’s Tom Topping: Cyber Threat Intelligence Could Help Agencies Zero In on Adversaries

Tom Topping, senior director of strategic programs at FireEye (Nasdaq: FEYE), has said agencies should leverage cyber threat intelligence to manage risks and protect information technology systems from adversaries. Topping wrote that security teams can determine potential attackers as well as their tactics, techniques and procedures used to compromise data …

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Deloitte Offers Risk Assessment, Strategy Services for Drone Integration in Business Ops

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 16, 2018 — Deloitte has unveiled a new offering that will work to help clients create drone strategies to support business operations and processes while ensuring regulatory compliance and risk management, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday the Deloitte US Global Drone Solutions service will utilize an …

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Symantec’s Chris Townsend: Agencies Should Advance Cyber Tech Interoperability Through Standardization

Chris Townsend, vice president of federal business at Symantec (Nasdaq: SYMC), has said agencies should work with industry to standardize cyber tools used to secure networks, endpoints and data in order to facilitate information sharing with other platforms. “Reducing complexity through standardization can enhance protection at every level and support …

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Air Force Taps Dell EMC, HPE for Supply Chain Risk Mgmt Platform CRADA

TYSONS CORNER, VA, September 26, 2018 — Dell EMC and Hewlett Packard Enterprise (NYSE: HPE) are working with the U.S. Air Force‘s Space and Missile Systems Center under separate cooperative research and development agreements in an effort to build information technology infrastructures that utilize supply chain risk management, ExecutiveBiz reported …

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AECOM Launches New Service for Critical Infrastructure Cyber Resiliency; Ronald Hahn Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 10, 2018 — AECOM (NYSE: ACM) has unveiled its National Preparedness service offering that is based on the company’s risk management framework and designed to boost the cyber resilience of critical infrastructure, ExecutiveBiz reported July 27. The California-based company said July 26 the infrastructure resilience service utilizes the …

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Qmulos’ Matt Coose: Data Analytics Key to Real-Time Risk Management

Matt Coose, chief executive officer of Qmulos, a cybersecurity and information technology compliance firm, has said government agencies that aim to build up their cybersecurity posture should adopt data analytics in order to automate the process of converting data into “real-time technical evidence.” Coose wrote that such evidence can help agencies …

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AECOM JV Picked for Architect-Engineering Support on Army Flood Risk Mgmt Projects

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 10, 2018 — The AECOM (NYSE: ACM) joint venture with Moffatt and Nichol will support the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ coastal storm and flood risk management efforts under a potential $30 million contract from the U.S. Army, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The Defense Department said Monday the …

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Report: DoD IG Lauds USAF Acquisition Strategy, Risk Mgmt for Bomber Program

The Defense Department’s inspector general has said the U.S. Air Force developed a “comprehensive” risk management process and procurement strategy to support its $80 billion B-21 bomber aircraft program, Bloomberg reported Monday. DoD IG said in the redacted version of its audit report that the bomber program has “clearly defined” warfighter requirements …

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Splunk’s Kevin Davis: Automated Data Mgmt Tools Can Help Agencies Address Compliance Challenges

Kevin Davis, vice president for public sector at Splunk (Nasdaq: SPLK), has said government agencies seeking to comply with cybersecurity policies and data protection regulations should deploy a platform that works to automate the collection and analysis of large volumes of data. Davis wrote that implementing an automated system for compliance monitoring could …

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Lookout’s Bob Stevens: Govt Tech Leaders Should Be Aware of ‘Spectrum of Mobile Risk’ to Address Device-Related Threats

Bob Stevens, vice president of federal systems at San Francisco-based mobile security firm Lookout, has said an April 2017 study released by the Department of Homeland Security indicates that threats posed by federal agencies’ use of smartphones and other mobile devices to government data are present across all areas of …

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