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Electrosoft part of winning team for IT contract from Environmental Protection Agency - December 5, 2010
Electrosoft was a part of one of two winning teams for the ITS-BISS2 contract from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). This is a five-year BPA award. Electrosoft’s role is to support task orders in the area of information security management and compliance.
Electrosoft to perform certification and accreditation of a Gallery information system - November 23, 2010
Electrosoft was awarded a task order from National Gallery of Art to perform security certification and accreditation of another Gallery information system in accordance with the Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) and related NIST standards and guidelines.
Electrosoft President, Dr. Sarbari Gupta, speaks about security of social media and related technologies at the OWASP AppSec DC 2010 conference - November 10-11, 2010
Dr. Sarbari Gupta speaks at the Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP) AppSec DC 2010 conference held at the Washington Convention Center. Dr. Gupta’s presentation was entitled “Protecting Federal Government from Web 2.0 Application Security Risks” – the presentation is available here
Electrosoft puts up booth at Vendor Expo for Security Content Automation Conference - September 27-28, 2010
Electrosoft participated in the Security Content Automation 6th Annual IT Security Expo in Baltimore. Our participation aligns well with Electrosoft’s expertise in the area of SCAP (Security Content Automation Program) and its applicability to various areas of conformance testing.
Electrosoft to analyze digital identity validation techniques for Department of Defense - September 25, 2010
Electrosoft was awarded a new task order to support DISA in investigating the use of SCVP (Server-based Certificate Validation Protocol) within the DoD public key infrastructure.
Electrosoft to develop standard operating procedures for Federal Aviation Administration - September 2, 2010
Electrosoft was engaged by the Federal Aviation Administration to develop detailed procedures for security operations in the various control families of NIST SP 800-53.
Electrosoft to support certification and accreditation tasks at the MBDA - August 15, 2010
Electrosoft engaged on a new task with a teaming partner to support the Minority Business Development Agency with Certification and Accreditation Subject Matter Expert services to support the recertification of their general support system.
Electrosoft starts work on security support services for Health and Human Services - August 12, 2010
Electrosoft receives go-ahead to start work on the Security Support Services contract that was awarded in February 2010. This contract was put on hold since award due to a protest.
Electrosoft wins 5-year Blanket Purchase Agreement contract from the Department of Veterans Affairs - July 13, 2010
Electrosoft was awarded a Blanket Purchase Order (BPA) by the Department of Veterans Affairs for Emerging Health Technology, Security Analyst Services. The period of performance on the contract is five years.
Electrosoft part of winning team for SNIM contract - July 9, 2010
Electrosoft was part of the Booz Allen Hamilton (BAH) Team in being awarded the SNIM Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) contract from DTIC. This is the follow-on to the IATAC vehicle. Software, Networks, Information, Modeling and Simulation Technical Area Tasks (TATs), or SNIM, is an Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) Multiple Award Contract for Research & Development (R&D) and/or Advisory & Assistance Services related to R&D efforts.
Electrosoft becomes a Value-Added Reseller for the HyTrust Cloud Security Management Product - June 25, 2010
The General Services Administration approves Electrosoft to be a reseller of the HyTrust suite of products through our GSA IT Schedule 70 contract vehicle. HyTrust products support secure virtualization.
Electrosoft obtains ISO 9001:2008 registration for its Quality Management System - June 17, 2010
Electrosoft is proud to announce that we received our Certificate of Registration for our ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management System. This is a significant feat for our team and aligns well with our commitment to delivery world-class services and work products that meet stringent quality standards.
Electrosoft awarded Option Year funding for GSA FIPS 201 Evaluation Program - June 3, 2010
The General Services Administration (GSA) issued funding for continuing support to the GSA FIPS 201 Evaluation Program. The FIPS 201 Evaluation Program is responsible for evaluating products and services to be complaint with FIPS 201 and maintaining the Approved Products List (APL).
Electrosoft wins contract to perform certification and accreditation of the Gallery Physical Protection Program - May 20, 2010
Electrosoft was awarded a task order to support the National Gallery of Art in providing certification and accreditation and FISMA compliance support services for their Physical Protection Program.
Electrosoft President, Dr. Sarbari Gupta, speaks about digital certificate validation at the DoD Identity Protection and Management 2010 Conference - April 14, 2010
Dr. Sarbari Gupta presented “Building an Enterprise-Level Certificate Validation Infrastructure” at the Department of Defense (DoD) Identity Protection and Management 2010 (IPM2010) conference.
Department of Health and Human Services purchases additional licenses for Electrosoft’s PIV Assessment Tool - April 4, 2010
The Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) purchased additional licenses for Electrosoft’s ESWAT-PIV tool as well as professional services to support the customization of this tool for assessing facility security requirements. ESWAT-PIV is the only automated commercially-available tool that supports the assessment of a PIV Card Issuer (PCI) against the requirements of NIST Special Publication 800-79-1. Electrosoft employees are co-authors of the NIST SP 800-79-1 guideline. PIV Cards are smart card based strong identity authentication credentials that are mandatory for federal employees and contractors.
Electrosoft wins 10-year contract to provide Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V) and Information Assurance Services to the US Patent and Trademark Office - March 5, 2010
Electrosoft was on the winning team on a new contract issued by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). The scope of the contract is to provide IT Security Support Services Independent Verification and Validation (IVV) of FISMA activities, continuous monitoring and remediation support for USPTO’s various information systems.
Electrosoft wins new security services contract to support the Department of Health and Human Services - February 4, 2010
Electrosoft was on the winning team for a new DHHS contract issued under the auspices of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA). The scope of the contract is to provide security compliance, engineering and architecture support to the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Operational Divisions.
Electrosoft tasked to develop cryptographic key recovery policy for the FAA - January 15, 2010
Electrosoft receives a new task to develop a key recovery policy for the FAA public key infrastructure. The task order was issued under an existing contract vehicle.