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Thursday Transactions

This week, SAIC purchased technology, intellectual property and related assets from AppTek Partners, LLC; Applications Technology, Inc.; and MediaMind, LLC. SRA finalized its acquisition of Platinum Solutions. Cubic Corporation struck a deal to acquire Abraxas at a price of $124 million. Boeing inked a deal to purchase CDM Technologies.

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Cybersecurity Insiders Reveal Most-Pressing Cyber Threats

Cyber espionage, Advanced Persistent Threats and malware–cyberspace is full of threats designed to steal identities, intellectual property and money, as well as wreak havoc on computers and systems. In a story on TheNewNewInternet, 10 cyber-industry insiders share their opinions on the current threat landscape and reveal what they believe are …

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Friday Features

This week, three executives talked about cybersecurity: John Watters of iSIGHT spoke to TheNewNewInternet about some of the major  security threats in the cyber arena; Abraxas’ Lance Cottrell shared his view on the fierce competition in the web-privacy sector; And Vincent Mihalik, vice president of cybersecurity solutions at Wyle Information …

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Executive Profile: Lance Cottrell of Abraxas

Lance Cottrell is chief scientist for Abraxas Corporation. He is responsible for corporate initiatives to advance privacy and information security issues across all domains of the company. He is recognized as an expert in cryptography, online privacy, and Internet security and is a certified information systems security professional. He has …

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Tuesday Tip Jar

This week, Abraxas’ Lance Cottrell shared with TheNewNewInternet what he thinks makes a good cyber professional: “When I think about the people that I have known, the one’s who have been really effective cybersecurity guys, the first characteristic is they tend to have a devious mind. They are able to …

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Friday Features

This week, Abraxas’ Lance Cottrell talked about online privacy and how large-scale Internet surveillance would have significant civil-liberty without any security benefits. Mary Good of RSA International shared what promoting SRA’s core values mean and entail for the HR department. And CACI’s Senior Vice President of HR Gail Forrest spoke …

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Abraxas’ Lance Cottrell on Highly Targeted Phishing Attacks

Abraxas’ chief scientist Lance Cottrell recently shared with TheNewNewInternet how he sees social engineering as one of the biggest cyber threats today: “We are seeing a lot of issues with highly targeted, highly crafted phishing attacks,” he said.”If you know you are only going after one person, you can do …

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