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2014-01-28 12:20:24

ARCHBALD, Pa., Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) received a $31.1 million contract from the U.S. Air Force for follow-on production of paveway II Plus Laser Guided Bomb (LGB) kits. The contract represents the majority share award of the available fiscal year 2013 funding. Production deliveries under this contract will include computer control groups and air foil groups for GBU-10 and GBU-12 bombs. The paveway II Plus LGB uses an enhanced laser guidance...

2014-01-27 08:20:43

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Jan. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Following the US Navy's confirmation of its Next Generation Jammer contractor, Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) announced today it is ready to resume work on this critical electronic attack program for the warfighter. "We commend the GAO's thorough assessment of this contract award and the US Navy's re-evaluation that has solidified us as the provider of the world's Next Generation Jammer program," said Rick Yuse, president of Raytheon's...

2014-01-24 23:02:19

Central Florida Manufacturer’s Newly Patented Invention Offers Bullet Tip Identification While Avoiding Conventional Drawbacks Sanford, Fl (PRWEB) January 24, 2014 Hernon Manufacturing, the innovator in adhesives, sealants and dispensing equipment, is pleased to announce its invention for bullet tip identification has received a United States Patent. “Our bullet tip identification process is not limited to a specific size or shape of ammunition cartridge,” said Harry Arnon,...

2014-01-23 12:23:35

Sultanate becomes seventh NASAMS customer and the first in the Gulf region TEWKSBURY, Mass., Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has received a direct commercial sales contract from The Sultanate of Oman for the National Advanced Surface-to-Air Missile System (NASAMS). The award, valued at $1.28 billion, includes ground support equipment, a full training package, and technical assistance. NASAMS is the trusted system that protects critical assets in six...

2014-01-22 08:34:23

ARLINGTON, Va., Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lunarline announced today that it recently won a contract to provide Managed Security Services to a major federal cabinet agency. Citing secrecy rules prohibiting it from disclosing the client's identity, Lunarline's CEO did acknowledge that they beat out some of the biggest names in cyber security to win this security monitoring award. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110622/PH24580LOGO) "We took a long, hard look at the...

2014-01-22 08:32:20

CrowdStrike's 2013 Global Threats Report Identifies Motivation and Intent Behind Cyber Attacks Originating from China, Russia, Syria and Iran IRVINE, Calif., Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CrowdStrike, a global provider of security technologies and services focused on identifying advanced threats and targeted attacks, today released "CrowdStrike Global Threats Report: 2013 Year in Review," the product of CrowdStrike's year-long study of more than 50 groups of cyber threat actors. The 30-plus...

2014-01-21 08:21:22

Weapon delivers superior accuracy, reliability PARIS, Jan. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and the French Air Force completed a demonstration of a penetrator variant of a Paveway(TM) GBU-50 from a Mirage 2000D multirole fighter jet. The weapon met all flight objectives and scored a direct hit against a reinforced concrete slab. "Raytheon is committed to delivering GBU-50's unique capabilities to our French customer, " said Mike Jarrett, vice president of Air...

2014-01-20 23:03:11

Gain cutting-edge information from oil and gas cyber security experts to ensure your operations are secure! Woodland Hills, CA (PRWEB) January 20, 2014 Infocast, the leading business intelligence and networking events producer in the oil and gas industry, has announced the Cyber Security Management for Oil & Gas Summit, scheduled on March 26-27 2014 and will take place in Houston, TX. New reports indicate that the US energy sector was harder hit by targeted malware than any other...

New UMich Formula Predicts Perfect Moment For Hackers To Strike
2014-01-15 09:50:01

[ Watch the Video: New Model For Predicting Cyberattacks ] Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The timing of a cyber-attack is crucial to overcoming measures designed to defend or repel the attacks and a new study from researchers at the University of Michigan has revealed a mathematical model that could be used to optimize the timing of would-be hackers. In the study, which was published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS), the research team...

2014-01-14 12:20:52

SYRACUSE, N.Y., Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] recently completed a milestone test on the U.S. Navy's evolutionary Surface Electronic Warfare Improvement Program (SEWIP) Block 2 system. This test further validated the system's ability to protect the Navy's fleet from evolving anti-ship missile threats. Under SEWIP Block 2, Lockheed Martin will upgrade the AN/SLQ-32(V)2 system found on all U.S. aircraft carriers, cruisers, destroyers and other warships with...


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