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Geodesicx Awarded Space and Naval Warfare Systems Contract – DoD Daily Contracts

Lindy Kyzer / Aug 3, 2017

Geodesicx was awarded an $11.4 million contract for support services for Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific

Northrop Grumman Awarded ICBM Cryptography Upgrade Contract – DoD Daily Contracts

Lindy Kyzer / Aug 2, 2017

Northrop Grumman was awarded a $16.8 million contract modification for ICBM prime integration cryptography upgrade.

What Will It Take to Revoke a White House Security Clearance?

Lindy Kyzer / Aug 2, 2017

New Senate legislation aims to limit executive authority in the security clearance process.

Northrop Grumman Awarded MQ-4 Titon Contract – DoD Daily Contracts

Lindy Kyzer / Aug 1, 2017

Northrop Grumman was awarded $19.8 million for engineering and analysis efforts to develop solutions for near-term emergent obsolescence issues identified for the MQ-4C Triton. 

NAO Cyber Veterans LCC Awarded Navy IT Support Contract – DoD Daily Contracts

Lindy Kyzer / Jul 31, 2017

NAO Cyber Veterans LCC was awarded a $26.9 million contract for information technology support and analytical services in support of the U.S. Fleet Cyber Command Navy Authorizing Official Directorate.

How to Mitigate Drug Use in Your Security Clearance Application

Lindy Kyzer / Jul 31, 2017

When Bill Clinton argued he didn’t inhale that puff of marijuana, maybe he should have used the ‘nanogram’ defense instead.

Iranian Hackers Use LinkedIn Honeypot Scheme to Lure Security Pros

Lindy Kyzer / Jul 30, 2017

An Iranian hacking firm is targeting security professionals via LinkedIn. The honeypot scheme is just the latest method.

What’s On the New SF86?

Lindy Kyzer / Jul 30, 2017

On July 30 the Defense Security Service is updating the SF86. The form will look largely the same, but there are a few significant changes security clearance applicants need to be aware of.