tech:

taffy

Iomaxis awarded $245 million contract to support US Naval Research Laboratory

Iomaxis has been awarded an indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity contract valued at up to $245 million to give technological support and assistance to the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory.

NRL, the corporate research lab for the Navy and Marine Corps, conducts a broad program of scientific research, technology and advanced development. Iomaxis will support the NRL in communications, computing and data storage, operational IT, and security initiatives.

The IDIQ contract, which has a fixed five-year ordering period, serves the NRL’s Washington, D.C.-area branch and has the potential to support global initiatives.

[Image courtesy: Iomaxis]

Also see:

Hackers take down EU Parliament site in apparent DDoS attack — Techradar.pro

Russian hackers have attacked the website of the European...

U.S. Air Force awards VR medical simulation training SimX contract

SimX has been awarded an R&D contract by the U.S. Air Force to develop enhanced VR medical simulation training capabilities for battlefield tactical combat casualty care (TCCC).

CGI awarded $17.4M Nuclear Regulatory Commission cybersecurity contract

CGI has been awarded a cybersecurity contract to prepare the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) for emerging cyber threats under its Global Infrastructure and Development Acquisition (GLINDA) Blanket Purchase Agreement.

OpenSSL warns of critical security vulnerability with upcoming patch — ZDNet

This new hole only affects OpenSSL versions 3.0.0 through...