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SAIC to Help Cybercom Manage, Secure DoD Info Network Under Potential $93M Task Order

Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) has received a potential five-year, $93 million task order to help the U.S. Cyber Command operate and protect the Department of Defense Information Network. SAIC said Wednesday it will assist the Directorate of Operations (J3) Joint Operations Center and Special Programs in the planning of cyberspace operations and joint exercises …

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Army Vet George Franz Appointed to Lead Accenture Defense & Security Business Initiatives

George Franz, a retired U.S. Army major general and former operations director of the U.S. Cyber Command, has joined Accenture‘s (NYSE: ACN) federal services business as managing director of defense and security business initiatives. Accenture said Tuesday Franz will provide cybersecurity and adaptive technology expertise and work with federal clients to help them …

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Engility Eyes Cyber Talent Pool With New Facility in Augusta, Georgia

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 8, 2017 — Engility (NYSE: EGL) has opened a new office in Augusta, Georgia, that the company intends to house program management personnel and provide support to customers at nearby Fort Gordon, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Monday the facility will seek to access the cyber …

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U.S. Cyber Command Learns Valuable Lessons from Cyber Flag Exercise

U.S. Cyber Command leaders say they learned valuable, specific and applicable lessons at last year’s Cyber Flag exercise including that it’s not always necessary to deploy the whole 39-person cyber protection team, or CPT. “There’s real traction that happens from these lessons learned,” an exercise leader told C4ISRNet, who added …

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Lt. Gen. McLaughlin: Cybersecurity Threat Isn’t Theory; It’s Real and It’s Here

Air Force Lt. Gen. Kevin McLaughlin, Deputy Commander of U.S. Cyber Command (USCYBERCOM) said Wednesday that too much of the cybersecurity threat conversation on Capitol Hill discusses threats as a “theory” — rather than the reality these threats already are. “What are we going to do when? If an enemy does X, what are we going to …

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Bill Varner, ManTech President & COO for Mission, Cyber & Intell, Named to 2017 Wash100

Executive Mosaic, Tysons Corner, VA March 29, 2017 — Bill Varner, president and chief operating officer of ManTech International‘s mission, cyber and intelligence solutions group, has been inducted into this year’s Executive Mosaic Wash100 for his leadership in cyber and enterprise IT services. The Wash100 is the premier group of private …

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Carey Smith, Federal Group President at Parsons, Selected for 2017 Wash100

Executive Mosaic, Tysons Corner, VA March 29, 2017 — Carey Smith, president of the federal group at Parsons, has been added to this year’s Executive Mosaic Wash100 for her leadership in infrastructure and cyber services. The Wash100 is the premier group of private and public sector executives selected by Executive Mosaic’s …

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Lockheed Secures Potential $347M Contract to Continue Support for DoD Cybercrime Center

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a potential five-year, $347 million contract from the General Services Administration to provide a range of technical, functional and managerial support services at the Defense Department‘s cybercrime center. The contract covers Defense Cyber Crime Center services such as leadership and staffing for the DoD Collaborative Information Sharing Environment, Defense Computer …

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Former Raytheon Cyber Exec Brian Stites Named MSi Business Devt VP

Brian Stites, formerly chief architect and senior manager of defense and commercial cyber resiliency strategy at Raytheon (NYSE: RTN), has joined Charlottesville, Virginia-based cyber defense software firm Mission Secure Inc. as vice president of business development. Stites “brings strong control system and cyber expertise and will be a fantastic addition to …

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Parsons Subsidiary Secures Cybercom C4, Capability Dev’t Support Task Order; Carey Smith Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 19, 2016 — A Parsons subsidiary has received a five-year task order from the General Services Administration to provide command, control, communications, computers and capability development support services to the U.S. Cyber Command, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Secure Mission Solutions will perform research and development, test and …

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