DHS cyber chief outlines plan for cyber security upgrades

Feds cyber intrusion detection system to receive several improvements

DHS plans to use existing contracting vehicles, at least in part, to acquire capabilities and services for the NCPP, namely the EAGLE and First Source contracts, David Ritter, associate director of the Office of Cybersecurity and Communications, said. DHS will also advertise future market research opportunities for industry feedback on its web site and in the FedBizOpps, he said.