EmeSec Incorporated Awarded $1.3 Million Cybersecurity Contract to Support U.S. Air Force Medical Services
– Company continues to leverage information assurance expertise to
improve the agency’s security posture and reduce vulnerabilities –
RESTON, VA. ? April 26, 2012 ? EmeSec Incorporated, a provider of forward-looking information assurance and cybersecurity solutions to federal agencies, today announced that it has been awarded a $1.3 million follow-on contract with the U.S. Air Force Medical Services (AFMS) Office of the Chief Information Officer’s Information Assurance Division.
Under the terms of the contact, EmeSec Incorporated will focus on providing information assurance (IA) engineering services for a variety of systems and applications supporting 74 Air Force sites. Additionally, the company will deliver certification and accreditation (C&A) service support. EmeSec Incorporated will serve as a prime contract holder.
“We are thrilled to have the opportunity to continue our support of the Air Force and help protect the nation’s most critical asset – information,” said Maria Horton, founder and chief executive officer of EmeSec Incorporated “We are looking forward to continuing our commitment to helping AFMS provide security to the tools and applications that support medical care for more than 2.6 million patients worldwide.”
EmeSec Incorporated will perform risk-management and information security controls evaluation and technical testing to bolster AFMS’ security posture. Additionally, the company will manage an Information Assurance Engineering Lab as it ascertains real and potential vulnerabilities in procedures, design, operating systems, hardware and software that may expose AFMS to security breaches.
About EmeSec Incorporated
EmeSec Incorporated is a Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB), Woman-Owned, 8(a) company founded in 2003. Our intuitive, adaptive and game-changing solutions are designed to thwart emerging threats and prepare government agencies for the cybersecurity challenges of the future. EmeSec holds certifications in ISO/IEC 20000-1:2005, ISO 9001:2008, and ISO/IEC 27001:2005.
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