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NRC awards 5-year Veracode Static Application Security Testing Subscription task

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has awarded a 5-year task for Veracode Static Application Security Testing Subscription to Support Non-Enterprise Software Licenses. Carahsoft beat out two other bidders to win the task, which was awarded on the NASA SEWP V vehicle. Awardee Name: CARAHSOFT TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION Contract Duration: 60 months Total Contract Value: $677,081.26 Funding Agency: NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION Number of […] The post NRC awards 5-year Veracode Static Application Security Testing Subscription task appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

National Endowment for the Arts recruits Coast Guard Cybersecurity SME as new Chief Information...

Charles Blackmore, a technical security expert with diverse experience with industry and the public sector in reducing cybersecurity risks to organizations, serving as SME for Risk Management and Federal Information System Modernization Act (FISMA) compliance while with the US Coast Guard, has joined the National Endowment for the Arts to be their Chief Information Security Officer. Prior roles include: Program […] The post National Endowment for the Arts recruits Coast Guard Cybersecurity SME as new Chief Information Security Officer appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

Cisco recruits former GSA FedRAMP lead and Cybersecurity SME Claudio Belloli

Claudio Belloli, a Cybersecurity expert specializing in Cloud Security and armed with four years of experience leading the GSA FedRAMP Continuous Monitoring Program and serving as the primary liaison for the FedRAMP Joint Authorization Board CIO’s Technical Representatives, is now a Relationship Manager supporting the US Public Sector at Cisco. Prior roles include: Cyber Security Leader – Booz Allen FedRAMP […] The post Cisco recruits former GSA FedRAMP lead and Cybersecurity SME Claudio Belloli appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

NIH CISO says Agency taking ‘people-centric’ approach to cybersecurity through Optimize program

“The Department of Health and Human Services’ employees protect the personally identifiable information of more than 100 million people, and as one of the largest bureaucracies in the federal government, must defend a sprawling network against a growing number of intrusion attempts.” “The National Institutes of Health, however, is taking a “people-centric approach” to this […] The post NIH CISO says Agency taking ‘people-centric’ approach to cybersecurity through Optimize program appeared first on FedHealthIT.

Federal News Network: CISA soon to call for agency proposals on TIC 3.0

“The federal government is getting closer to rolling out its Trusted Internet Connection 3.0 policy, and the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency is laying the groundwork for agencies to begin using the program. Strategic documents were recently released and one of the objectives of TIC 3.0 is dividing agencies architectures into trust zones.” “Sean Connelly, TIC program manager at CISA, […] The post Federal News Network: CISA soon to call for agency proposals on TIC 3.0 appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

Cyber Chat Podcast with USDA CISO Venice Goodwine

“Venice Goodwine’s cybersecurity career has spanned over 33 years, starting in the Defense Department as an active duty member and then as a civilian. While Goodwine aspired to be a chief information officer early in her career, she developed skills more suited to chief information security officer.” “On this edition of Cyber Chat, host Sean Kelley sits down with Goodwine […] The post Cyber Chat Podcast with USDA CISO Venice Goodwine appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

DHS Branch Chief exits, joins Reed Tech/Lexis Nexis as Chief Information Security Officer

Christopher Maynard, an experienced federal manager and subject matter expert in emerging technologies and modernization related to mobile enterprise security, and a cybersecurity technical expert in Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation governance, computer forensics, SOC operations, and penetration testing has been recruited to serve as Chief Information Security Officer at Reed Tech, a LexisNexis company. Prior roles include: Director/Branch Chief – […] The post DHS Branch Chief exits, joins Reed Tech/Lexis Nexis as Chief Information Security Officer appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

Department of Commerce recruits recent DOJ Cybersecurity SME as new CISO

Looking to leverage this Federal executive’s prior experience driving policy planning, service engineering and leading the Cybersecurity Services Staff in progressively responsible roles with the Department of Justice, the Department of Commerce has recruited this leader to drive cybersecurity and IT Risk Management The post Department of Commerce recruits recent DOJ Cybersecurity SME as new CISO appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

Homeland Security Today: NIST Seeks to Mitigate Supply Chain Risk, as COVID-19 Impacts Industry

“Supply chain risk is something the security community has been concerned about for some time. Companies and industries have been guilty of ignoring the risk or using ineffective safeguards. But the COVID-19 pandemic has exposed the vulnerabilities of organizations – particularly those with a dependence on China – and made them consider rethinking and transforming their supply chain model. Because […] The post Homeland Security Today: NIST Seeks to Mitigate Supply Chain Risk, as COVID-19 Impacts Industry appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

SSA awards 5-year CDM Program Management Support Services task

Deloitte beat out one other bidder to win a 5-year, $1.6M task to provide the Social Security Administration with CDM Program Management Support Services. This task was awarded on the Cybersecurity and Risk Management Support Services BPA. Awardee Name: DELOITTE CONSULTING LLP Contract Duration: 60 months Total Contract Value: $1,569,294.00 Funding Agency: SOCIAL SECURITY ADMINISTRATION Number of Bidders: 2 Award […] The post SSA awards 5-year CDM Program Management Support Services task appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

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