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Air Force considering cybersecurity as source-selection criteria for space systems

February 7, 2019 at 10:08 AM
The Air Force is considering measuring cybersecurity in its source-selection process for space programs, in the same way it might assess performance, cost or schedule, according to the service's acquisition executive. Will Roper told reporters during a Feb. 6 briefing he's been talking with Air Force Space Command chief Gen. Jay Raymond about how to add cybersecurity to its proposal evaluation criteria for space systems and hopes to soon select a program that could serve as a pilot for incorporating...

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