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2014-05-27 23:13:44

Securityhunter has been included in the top 25 Federal/Defense Contractor list for the Greater Baltimore area, according to the Baltimore Business Journal (BBJ) for the second year in a row. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) May 27, 2014 For the second year in a row, Securityhunter has been included in the top 25 federal/defense contractor list for the Greater Baltimore area, according to the Baltimore Business Journal (BBJ). Securityhunter provides a full range of electronic and information...

2014-04-28 08:22:14

Sector profitability increased nearly 18 percent despite falling revenues NEW YORK, April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. defense contractors posted a decline of 2.6 percent in revenues in 2013, mostly due to U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) and related agency outlay reductions during the fiscal year, according to Deloitte's analysis of the top 20 U.S. defense sector companies. These budget reductions resulted from the drawdown of forces in the Middle East as well as spending...

2014-04-26 23:02:31

US Federal Contractor Registration is reporting ample federal contracting opportunities for small businesses in the face of difficulties caused by sequestration. Sequestration refers to the automatic budget cuts resulting from the Budget Control Act of 2011, which originally went into effect in March 2013. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) April 26, 2014 DoD officials and contractors alike have been facing difficulties due to the arbitrary budget cuts, making the future uncertain for contractors....

2014-04-23 08:20:49

CHICAGO, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Grant Park Global announced today that AAR, a global aerospace and defense contractor that employs more than 6,000 people in 17 countries, has secured a contract with Aeromexico to provide heavy maintenance, or C checks, on three of the airline's Boeing 767 aircraft. AAR will perform the work at the Indianapolis Maintenance Center, its largest maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) facility in the U.S., located on the Indianapolis airport. Work...

2013-01-22 23:00:51

Securityhunter, Inc., a Baltimore based electronics security provider, was selected as a top defense and federal contractor in the Baltimore area by the Baltimore Business Journal for its 2013 Book of Lists. This selection was based on federal funds awarded to prime contractors in the Baltimore area for fiscal year 2012. Baltimore, Md (PRWEB) January 22, 2013 Securityhunter, Inc., a Baltimore based electronic security provider, was selected by the Baltimore Business Journal as the 16th...

Hackers Breach Japanese Defense Contractor Mitsubishi
2011-09-19 08:37:47

  Japanese defense contractor Mitsubishi Heavy Industries claims in the Yomiuri, a Japanese newspaper, that hackers have gained access to its computer systems but it is not known at this time if any data has been stolen. Mitsubishi Heavy Industries builds guided missiles, rocket engines, submarines and nuclear-power equipment for the Japanese government. A Mitsubishi spokesman told Reuters: “We´ve found out that some system information such as IP addresses have been...

2011-05-30 05:35:00

One of the largest defense contractors for the US military, Lockheed Martin, became the target of a "significant and tenacious" cyber attack. Lockheed Martin, the Department of Homeland Security and the Pentagon confirmed that the contractor's information systems had come under attack by hackers. Lt. Col. April Cunningham, speaking for the Defense Department, told the Associated Press (AP) that the impact on the Pentagon "is minimal and we don't expect any adverse effect." Lockheed builds...

2011-02-15 09:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- RSA CONFERENCE USA -- The Transglobal Secure Collaboration Program (TSCP), the only government-industry consortium focused on secure collaboration in aerospace and defense (A&D), today announced that TSCP members from CA Technologies, Raytheon Company, Northrop Grumman and EADS will be featured in a keynote panel at RSA Conference USA 2011. The panel, titled 'Secure, Global Collaboration Made Possible,' will give attendees an inside look at...

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