The Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) Information Analytics program seeks to enhance the ability of DHS Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) operational units to correlate threat intelligence and risk data.
Cyber Research and Development
As part of National Cyber Security Month, DHS S&T will host a virtual town hall, Faced with Disruption: Securing Your Digital Connection, in collaboration with the ISC-West Conference.
DHS S&T awarded QED Secure Solutions of Coppell, Texas, $200,000 to field test a secure trust anchor for the Internet of Things (IoT) as part of S&T’s Silicon Valley Innovation Program (SVIP).
A new study released today by DHS S&T describes a continuous approach to mobile app vetting that integrates the capabilities of enterprise mobility management (EMM) solutions with app vetting tools to improve the security of mobile devices.
S&T Evaluating Mobile App Vetting Integration with Enterprise Mobility Management in the Enterprise Report
This S&T study recommends federal agencies adopt a continuous approach to standards-based mobile app vetting by integrating vetting tools with EMM and exploring nontraditional approaches, such as app threat intelligence. These approaches would improve overall federal system mobile device and enterprise security while also enabling employees to use apps to conduct business and accomplish their organization’s mission.
The Technology and Innovation Exchanges: Securing Mobile Network Infrastructure engagement, hosted by DHS S&T and CISA, focuses on the DHS operational mission of mobile network infrastructure, specifically protecting and securing legacy, current and 5G mobile network communications, services and equipment.
News Release: DHS Seeks Proposals to Secure Mobile Network Infrastructure for Government Communications
CISA and S&T are seeking development of new standards to improve the security and resilience of critical mobile communications networks through a new BAA Solicitation 70RSAT19RB00000001.
DHS S&T has awarded a total of $5,900,000 to the Norwich University Applied Research Institutes to expand the Distributed Environment for Critical Infrastructure Decision-Making Exercises (DECIDE) cyber-training platform.