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2013-10-29 23:32:00

HHS’ Office of Finance Continues to Invest In and Strengthen Its Financial Systems Reston, VA (PRWEB) October 29, 2013 The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office of Finance awarded a five-year, multiple-award Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) to the team of Kearney & Company (Kearney) and CRGT for Financial Policy and Reporting Services. The services covered by this BPA are integral components of HHS’s broader initiative to improve the HHS’s systems for accounting,...

2013-10-29 23:23:35

Continuing its Alignment to National Cyber Security Awareness Month, ThreatMetrix Outlines Preventative Measures to Protect Critical Infrastructure San Jose, CA (PRWEB) October 29, 2013 ThreatMetrix™, the fastest-growing provider of integrated cybercrime solutions, continues its commitment to National Cyber Security Awareness Month by aligning to the week five theme, “Critical Infrastructure and Cybercrime.” As the nation’s critical infrastructure operations – including water...

2013-10-29 23:02:57

Effective May 21, 2013, Aero-Metric, Inc., a Quantum Spatial company (AeroMetric), has been awarded an Indefinite Delivery, Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) Remote Sensing Contract to provide Aerial Imagery for Incident Management to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). Washington, DC (PRWEB) October 29, 2013 Effective May 21, 2013, Aero-Metric, Inc., a Quantum Spatial company (AeroMetric), has been awarded an Indefinite Delivery, Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) Remote Sensing Contract to...

2013-10-29 23:00:55

Federal Security Execs Gather to Recognize Outstanding Leadership and Innovation Clearwater, FL (PRWEB) October 29, 2013 (ISC)²® ("ISC-squared"), the world's largest information security professional body and administrators of the CISSP®, today announced the recipients of its annual U.S. Government Information Security Leadership Awards (GISLA) program during a gathering of federal information security executives and celebration of the program’s 10th year at...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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