Category: system

U.S. Navy: pay attention to cyber threats

It will rely on common standards set by an independent technical authority, acquisition standards, assessment by an independent security authority, and ultimately certification by a separate body. –  The U.S. Navy is working hard...

Tactical Cybersecurity Solution for Military Operations

Fidelis Cybersecurity and PacStar today launched PacStar Tactical Fidelis Cybersecurity System – a fully integrated tactical cybersecurity solution with automated detection and response capabilities for protecting in-theater communications, executive communications, vehicle mount, or forward...

34 JSF Aircrafts to Belgium

The State Department has made a determination approving a possible Foreign Military Sale to Belgium of thirty-four (34) F-35 Joint Strike Fighter Conventional Take Off and Landing aircraft for an estimated cost of $6.53...

GSA: $165M to Booz Allen for USCYBERCOM support

Today, the tools and technology needed to carry out a large-scale cyber-attack are getting cheaper and easier to use. To defend the ever-changing and complex threat environment, the nation’s cyber defenders must have actionable...

Viasat 2

ViaSat-2 Satellite Reaches Geostationary Orbit

The $600 million satellite will have a 300 Gbit/s throughput, up from ViaSat-1’s 140 Gbit/s in 2011. It will use Ka-band frequencies. Dec, 5 – Viasat Inc. announced today the ViaSat-2 satellite has successfully...

Holographic Radar Technology

Thales has completed the Acquisition of Aveillant, World Pioneer in Holographic Radar Technology. With this acquisition, Thales will be able to offer customers, a new capability complementing its surveillance offering.   Holographic radar platform is...

DHS team remotely hacked a Boeing 757

A Department of Homeland Security official admitted that a team of experts remotely hacked a Boeing 757 parked at an airport.   During a keynote address at the 2017 CyberSat Summit, a Department of Homeland...

Raytheon, Saab team to develop new infantry weapons

Raytheon Company and Swedish aerospace and defense firm Saab will partner to develop new weapons for infantry forces. Initially, the team will upgrade the Carl-Gustaf reloadable shoulder-launched weapon system and explore opportunities to enhance...

The Navy’s Newest Radar

Raytheon is building the U.S. Navy’s next-generation integrated air and missile defense radar, AN/SPY-6(V) AMDR, which will significantly increase the ability of ships to detect and counter ballistic missiles – one of the world’s fastest-growing...