The SIGNAL Blog
The service is soliciting "innovative technical ideas" on research priorities and business tactics.
Attendees at CERTS explored research and development supporting the cyber training environment, as well as solutions.
Assured Information Security Inc.,* Rome, New York, has been awarded a $47,974,580 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for investigation of next-generation network operations and vulnerability assessment technology (INNOVATE). The objective of the INNOVATE effort is to provide new cyber assessment tools for high-priority, emerging or existing telecommunications technologies. Work will be performed in Rome, New York, and is expected to be complete by Jan. 10, 2020. This award is the result of a competitive acquisition and two offers were received. Fiscal 2018 research, development, test and evaluation funds in the amount of $4,000,876 are being obligated at the time of award. Air Force Research Laboratory, Rome, New York is the contracting activity (FA8750-18-C-0037). *Small Business
Leaders from all five branches of the armed forces shared their perspectives on cyber education and training at an AFCEA symposium.
According to a recent report by Proofpoint, civilian federal agencies are slow to implement email security measures.