facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

GenDyn opens cybersecurity lab

April 2, 2013 at 5:34 AM   |   Comments

COLUMBIA, Md., April 2 (UPI) -- A U.S. business unit of General Dynamics has opened a forensics facility to help customers prevent, contain and analyze cyberattacks.

Activities of the teams at General Dynamics Fidelis Cybersecurity Solutions includes assessing the security posture of customers; designing, building and managing a security infrastructure capable of discovering and containing advanced threats; and responding to sophisticated attacks quickly and effectively.

"Today's rapidly evolving threat landscape is more perilous than ever before, with organizations around the world aggressively attacked by sophisticated advanced persistent threats," said Jim Jaeger, vice president of cybersecurity services at General Dynamics Fidelis Cybersecurity Solutions.

"We have a tremendous team that has collectively handled more than 3,500 breach cases. We help customers decipher and counter threats by going beyond the standard procedures of cyber forensics and actually reverse engineering attacks."

If a breach in security should occur, company teams preserve evidence and maintain detailed evidence logs to help prosecutors identify and pursue cyber criminals.

© 2013 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Recommended UPI Stories
Featured UPI Collection
trending
Notable deaths of 2014 [PHOTOS]

Notable deaths of 2014 [PHOTOS]

Most Popular
1
Anheuser-Busch not satisfied with the way NFL has handled recent incidents Anheuser-Busch not satisfied with the way NFL has handled recent incidents
2
Creator of 'Honey Badger Don't Care' brand sues for trademark infringement Creator of 'Honey Badger Don't Care' brand sues for trademark infringement
3
Rheinmetall, KBR in joint venture bid for British defense entity
4
New National Security Cutter delivered to Coast Guard New National Security Cutter delivered to Coast Guard
5
First MT30 engine for Korean Navy frigates passes acceptance tests First MT30 engine for Korean Navy frigates passes acceptance tests
Trending News
Video
x
Feedback