ForcePoint Federal LLC, Herndon, Virginia, has been awarded a $9,053,370 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract. The contract provides for user activity monitoring capability to detect, deter, and mitigate the insider threat on a classified network. Work will be performed in Herndon, Virginia; and San Antonio, Texas, and is expected to be complete by August 16, 2021. The award is the result of a sole-source acquisition. Fiscal 2018 operations and maintenance funds in the amount of $1,269,366.30 are being obligated at the time of award. The Secretary of the Air Force, Concepts, Development, and Management Office, Pentagon, Washington, District of Columbia, is the contracting activity (FA7146-18-D-0393).
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The U.S. Army Cyber Command (ARCYBER) has awarded a five-year, $6.5 million cybersecurity contract to Ashburn, Virginia-based Applied Insight and Warrenton, Virginia-based DV United, a small business joint venture that provides federal government information technology. Under the contract, Applied Insight and DV United will be responsible for managing, maintaining and enhancing the ARCYBER User Activity Monitoring Program (UAM) for insider threats.
WikiLeaks is posting thousands of files Tuesday the organization says detail the CIA’s efforts to surveil overseas targets by tapping otherwise ordinary devices that are connected to the Internet. The anti-secrecy group launched a “new series of leaks,” this time taking aim at the CIA’s Center for Cyber Intelligence, which falls under the agency’s Digital Innovation Directorate.
Raytheon Oakley Systems, Salt Lake City, Utah, was awarded a $7,932,976 modification to a previously awarded cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for the research and development services in support of the detection of insider threats by identifying behaviors. The Army Contracting Command, Research Triangle Park, N.C., is the contracting activity.