- Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE: NOC) Common Infrared Countermeasure
(CIRCM) systems for the U.S.
Northrop Grumman Corporation has announced the US Air Force (USAF) has awarded the company with a USD 200 million order for large aircraft infrared countermeasure
(LAIRCM) systems and support, the company said.
systems is a joint project management office located at Fort Detrick in Frederick, Maryland, and facilitates the advanced development and fielding of these medical countermeasures
has initiated a three-year USD5.45 m contract with the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIH-NIAID) to develop TP508 as a countermeasure
to increase survival and reduce delayed effects of an accidental or intentional nuclear detonation, the company said.
In order for management responsible for business decisions, as well as CSIRTs(1) and others, to respond quickly and appropriately in the event damage occurs as the result of a cyber-attack, Fujitsu carries out simulations, quantifies business damage, and visualizes security countermeasure
levels based on the Fujitsu Group's track record and know-how in business continuity consulting for over 1,000 companies.
"The toolkit is very helpful in explaining the countermeasure
selection process," says Ohio's Brand.
ADVANCED security and surveillance systems company Petards has been awarded a contract worth more than PS4.5m by the Ministry of Defence Petards Joyce-Loebl, which is based in Gateshead, will be undertaking a modification programme relating to countermeasures
equipment fitted to certain aircraft within the MOD's in-service fleet.
Recommendation: To improve HHS's countermeasure
enterprise and activities and to ensure HHS's stated medical countermeasure
development and acquisition priorities are based on current risk assessments for CBRN agents and the status of recent countermeasure
research and development and are clearly and transparently communicated, the Secretary of HHS should update the PHEMCE implementation plan for CBRN medical countermeasure
development and acquisition.
Security experts at Cryptography Research, which develops and licenses technology to solve complex security problems, administer the DPA Countermeasure
Validation Program, a rigorous independent testing of products to evaluate resistance to side-channel attacks.
Private companies faced with the potential for liability following adverse reactions to a fielded medical countermeasure
expressed reluctance to develop countermeasures
Injury Compensation Program (CICP) is a federal program that provides compensation for unreimbursed medical expenses, lost employment income, and/or death benefits for certain persons.