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Britain’s ‘Top Female Spy’ Nominated as Head to UK’s New Cyber Warfare...

September 10, 2019 @ 11:03 AM

Britains “top female spy” has been nominated as head of National Cyber Force (NCF), the UKs new cyber warfare agency, said to be inspired by US Cyber Command that hacked into systems controlling Iran's missiles in retaliation to Tehran shooting down a US drone. “The specialist who will be running the...

Lockheed Develops Cybersecurity Yardstick For DoD Assets

August 13, 2019 @ 06:10 PM

Cyber experts from Lockheed Martin have developed a model that standardizes how to measure the cyber resiliency maturity of a weapon, mission, and/or training system anywhere in its lifecycle – the Cyber Resiliency Level model (CRL). The US government defines "cyber resiliency" as the ability to anticipate, withstand, recover from, and...

US DoD Awards BAE Systems 15 others $17 Billion Intelligence Solutions Contract

August 6, 2019 @ 11:48 AM

BAE Systems, Booz Allen Hamilton, Leidos among 16 firms have won a US DoD contract called Solutions for Intelligence Analysis 3 (SIA 3) with a combined ceiling value of $17,100,000,000. This contract will provide worldwide coverage, support and assistance to the Defense Intelligence Agency by delivering timely, objective and cogent military...

Chinese Military Likely To Get Custom OS As Substitute For Windows

May 31, 2019 @ 07:59 AM

Chinese military officials are likely to get a new custom operating system (OS) as a substitute for Windows OS to guard them against espionage and cyber attacks, particularly by the US. “Chinese military officials would not jump from Windows to Linux but instead develop a custom OS,”

Northrop Grumman Wins $982M To Support Cyber, Electronic Warfare Capabilities For US...

March 23, 2019 @ 10:42 AM

Northrop Grumman has won a $982 million indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract issued under R4 to support cyber and electronic warfare capabilities for United States (US) Army forces. The contract will enable the Army to procure cyber electromagnetic activities (CEMA) to improve the forces non-kinetic engagements across warfare domains, the...

After Pulwama Terrorist Attack, Pak Hackers Targeted Indian Govt Websites

March 5, 2019 @ 12:29 PM

Over 90 Indian government websites and critical systems were attacked by Pakistani hackers within hours of the Pulwama suicide strike in which 40 soldiers of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) were martyred, senior officials in the security establishment have revealed. “There was an unusual surge of activity, attempts to breach systems,” Hindustan Times quoted one of these officials as saying Monday

Iran Retaliates US Sabotaging its Missiles by Hacking into US Drone C2...

February 26, 2019 @ 11:50 AM

The Iranian Aerospace Force has hacked into the United States drone command and control system as a response to US claims of sabotaging Tehrans missiles. “We did this to tell them (the Americans) that you not only failed to achieve your goals, but we infiltrated into your systems,” and this was a response to the United States insolence, the commander of the IRGCs Aerospace Division, Brigadier General Amir Ali Hajizadeh was quoted as saying by

NATO Extends Cyber Security Support Services Contract with Leonardo

February 14, 2019 @ 02:26 AM

Leonardo has signed an 18-month contract with the NCI Agency which will see the Company continue to deliver cyber-incident detection and management capabilities. The new NATO Computer Incident Response Capability (NCIRC) Cyber Security Support Services (CSSS) contract provides continuity of service to the NCIRC – Full Operational Capability (FOC) contract which ends in February 2019, the company said in a statement Wednesday, Leonardo and the NCI Agency work in partnership to protect NATOs Communications and Information System (CIS) infrastructure from cyber-attacks

Lockheed Martin To Develop Cyber/Electronic Warfare Podded System For US Army

January 30, 2019 @ 01:10 PM

Lockheed Martin has been awarded $18 million to design, develop and test a cyber/electronic warfare podded system for the “Air Large” component of the U.S

Huntington Ingalls to Acquire Fulcrum IT Services

January 19, 2019 @ 03:29 PM

Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) is expanding its capabilities in situational awareness and predictive threat analysis by acquiring Fulcrum IT services. The planned acquisition is expected to close in February

KBR Inc Selected Prime Contractor for $12.1 billion US Army IT Contract

January 8, 2019 @ 10:42 AM

The United States Army has selected KBR Inc. as the prime contractor for its $12

Russian Cyber Attack against Ukrainian MoD During Kerch Strait Incident

December 19, 2018 @ 01:24 PM

The Ukrainian Defense Ministry has accused Russia of conducting a DdoS (distributed denial-of-service) attacks on its websites simultaneously during the Kerch strait incident where Russia attacked and captured Ukrainian boats. “The divisions of the Ukrainian Armed Forces responsible for cybersecurity have transitioned to operating in combat mode,” Major General Volodymyr Rapko, head of the Ukrainian General Staffs Main Directorate for Communications and Information Systems was quoted as saying by

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