The definition of information assurance
was limited to: "Measures that protect and defend information and information systems by ensuring their availability, integrity, authentication, confidentiality, and non-repudiation.
Lumeta, the leading provider of Network Assurance solutions for enterprises and government agencies, today announced that Chief Operating Officer, Michael Markulec, will be presenting at the Civil Information Assurance
Product & Service Co-Ordination Group's (CIPCOG) February 2009 conference.
A robust information assurance
strategy and processes are required to ensure only authorized persons are provided information services--and not the "bad guys.
The DoD mandated the use of evaluated IT products in October 2002, with the issuance of DoD Information Assurance
NCI's award-winning expertise encompasses areas critical to its customers including enterprise systems management, network engineering, information assurance
, and systems development and integration.
Michael's presentation, "Beyond Risk: The Ultimate Security Drivers," highlighted the critical importance of aligning information assurance
to agency objectives and of clearly demonstrating this alignment to decision makers.
CPSG is the Information Assurance
Product Area Directorate and the Air Force system program office for public key infrastructure with direct links to Headquarters United States Air Force and Defense Information Infrastructure.
The NIAP IT Security Forum followed the First Symposium on Requirements Engineering for Information Security (SREIS) hosted by the Purdue University Center for Education and Research in Information Assurance
and Security (CERIAS) in cooperation with NIST, the North Carolina State University (NCSU) E-commerce program and the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM).
The National Security Agency (NSA) and the Department of Homeland Security have designated Metropolitan State University as a Center for Academic Excellence in Information Assurance
The workshop was sponsored by the IEEE Task Force on Information Assurance
and held in cooperation with the ACM Special Interest Group on Security, Audit, and Control.
This win comes on the heels of a recent $3 million contract win for Information Assurance
at the Defense Intelligence Agency and SES anticipates several new contracts being awarded in the coming month.
We are extremely proud of the NSA endorsement of our Information Assurance
Center (IAC) and the prestigious honor that we now share with 49 other highly regarded colleges and universities," said Pretty.