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DOS awards Identity Management System & Credential Management System Phase Out Services contract

Solicitation: 19AQMM20N0034 “The U.S. Department of State (DOS), Bureau of Diplomatic Security (DS), Directorate of Countermeasures (C), Security Technology (ST) has implemented One Badge, a hardware appliance-based HSPD-12 compliant Identity Management System and Credential Management System (IDMS) solution, domestically and at selected pilot sites overseas. One Badge provides identity management, card management, and an authentication mechanism for physical access to […] The post DOS awards Identity Management System & Credential Management System Phase Out Services contract appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

MeriTalk: EPA Needs Risk Management, Incident Response Cyber Improvements, OIG Reports

“The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) security posture needs improved resiliency in areas such as risk management and incident response to ‘preserve the integrity of EPA data,’ according to a March 24 Office of the Inspector General (OIG) report.” “Overall, OIG rated the EPA’s security maturity level ‘consistently implemented,’ but key improvements to its ability to identify and respond to security […] The post MeriTalk: EPA Needs Risk Management, Incident Response Cyber Improvements, OIG Reports appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

Federal News Network: CDM dashboard has 15 pilot agencies collecting data

“A new tool for continuous diagnostics and mitigation across the federal government has several pilots underway. And the Department of Homeland Security is sending participant agencies data to get acclimated.” “In May, DHS awarded its new CDM dashboard contract which was intended to bring better scalability, performance, visualization and analytics to agencies. According to Kevin Cox, CDM program manager at […] The post Federal News Network: CDM dashboard has 15 pilot agencies collecting data appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

FDA awards Symantec Maintenance and Technical Support task

The Food and Drug Administration has awarded a 1-year $2M task for Symantec Maintenance and Technical Support. Paragon Micro beat out nine other bidders to win the task which was competed using NASA SEWP V. Awardee Name: PARAGON MICRO INC. Contract Duration: 12 months Total Contract Value: $2,369,864.35 Funding Agency: FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION Number […] The post FDA awards Symantec Maintenance and Technical Support task appeared first on FedHealthIT.

Federal News Network: DHA sees network consolidation as ‘key enabler’ to health IT cybersecurity

“The Defense Health Agency looks to collapse multiple legacy health IT networks used by military hospitals and clinics into a single modern network called the Medical Community of Interest (MedCOI). It includes more than 240,000 users worldwide and will serve as a ‘key enabler’ for greater health IT security.” “The project enables a single security […] The post Federal News Network: DHA sees network consolidation as ‘key enabler’ to health IT cybersecurity appeared first on FedHealthIT.

Treasury’s Bureau of Printing and Engraving awards Information Systems Security and O&M Support task

8(a) Veteran-owned small business TIC Security (TIC) has been awarded a 2-year, $4M task to provide the Office of Critical Infrastructure and IT Security within Treasury Department’s Bureau of Printing and Engraving with Information Systems Security and O&M support. This task was awarded as an 8(a) sole source action using the GSA 8(a) STARS II vehicle. Awardee Name: TIC SECURITY, […] The post Treasury’s Bureau of Printing and Engraving awards Information Systems Security and O&M Support task appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

DOI Pre-solicitation: Bureau of Indian Affairs Computer Security Monitor/Response/Engineering Support

Solicitation: 140A1620R0018 “This is a PRE-SOLICITATION NOTICE ONLY. The solicitation associated with this notice will not be available until approximately April 7, 2020. Contractors should not contact the contract specialist or contracting officer seeking the solicitation, as it will not be available until approximately April 7, 2020. However, this is a commercial service acquisition and therefore, the contracting officer may […] The post DOI Pre-solicitation: Bureau of Indian Affairs Computer Security Monitor/Response/Engineering Support appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

CMS CCIIO adds lead information security professional for Healthcare.gov

Looking to leverage this IT leader and Engineer’s over 20 years of experience with coordinated and synchronized Agency-wide solutions, and recent experience as a Cyber Security and Enterprise Risk Architecture lead for a CMS Agency-wide initiative to review current COOP posture, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Center for Consumer Information and Insurance Oversight has tapped a new lead security professional for Healthcare.gov and the Health Insurance ExchangeThe post CMS CCIIO adds lead information security professional for Healthcare.gov appeared first on G2Xchange Health.

DHS ICE awards 5-year Threat Monitoring and Mitigation Services contract

SDVOSB Barbaricum beat out two other bidders to win a 5-year, $5.5M contract from the Department of Homeland Security to provide Immigration and Customs Enforcement with Threat Monitoring and Mitigation Services. Awardee Name: BARBARICUM LLC Contract Duration: 60 months Total Contract Value: $5,466,683.88 Funding Agency: U.S. IMMIGRATION AND CUSTOMS ENFORCEMENT Number of Bidders: 3 RFP ID: 70CMSW20R00000002 Award ID: 70CMSW20C00000001 […] The post DHS ICE awards 5-year Threat Monitoring and Mitigation Services contract appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

Federal News Network: DHS continues down CDM path with new shared services dashboard

“Compared to other major federal programs, the Department of Homeland Security’s continuous diagnostics and mitigation program is still in its infancy. However, 2020 promises to be a big year for CDM.” “Kevin Cox, CDM program manager at DHS, said his team is now deploying a new dashboard, so that agencies have the ability to use more analytics, business intelligence and […] The post Federal News Network: DHS continues down CDM path with new shared services dashboard appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

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