Managing cybersecurity risks in the supply chain

By Marvin Marin One of the thorniest aspects of cybersecurity is how it’s impacted by an organization’s supply chain.  A security manager may never know the pedigree of each chip, transistor or diode that is a part of the enterprise, yet those pieces can and do have an effect on the security posture of the […]

Layered Defense – Managing Risk While Extending the Enterprise

By Marvin Marin, NetCentrics Technology Program Manager and Cybersecurity Expert Due to the mobile nature of many workforces, IT support personnel and security managers are required to provide remote access capabilities to their user base. The security manager is put in the difficult position of satisfying user needs, protecting against multiple vectors of attack and […]

NetCentrics Cybersecurity Expert Opines on Value of IT Certification for ISACA

NetCentrics cybersecurity expert Marvin Marin, CISSP-ISSMP, C|CISO, CCSK, eJPT, FQNV, MBCS, was recently featured in ISACA’s newsletter for the Washington, D.C. metro area. Marin wrote about the significant value that certification initiatives have had in his career. “Throughout the years I’ve never wavered in my belief that certifications can open doors and act as a […]

Malvertising: A Practical Guide to Protecting Yourself

By Marvin Marin and Andrew Paulette With the dramatic rise in internet access and use over the past decade, it is easier than ever for companies to reach an audience in the millions with advertisements for their products and services.  To monetize this opportunity and help keep websites “free,” advertising networks offer thousands of ads […]

Layers of Security: In Defense of the Web Application Layer

By Marvin Marin, NetCentrics Technology Program Manager and Cybersecurity Expert Security Operation Centers (SOCs) are built on the concept of managing and monitoring a bulwark of layered defenses. This works well as long as security personnel are mindful of defending all layers of the Open Systems Interconnection (OSI) stack, not just the first few. (Note: […]

Haystax named in Bisnow’s “Top 5 Trends of 2014”

In 2014, Haystax acquired NetCentrics Corporation, a leader in cybersecurity and network management solutions for defense and federal customers. Bisnow named this acquisition in its year-end wrap-up, “Top 5 Trends of 2014.” Click here to view the article

NetCentrics Appraised at CMMI-DEV V1.3 Level 3

Mclean, VA, October 14, 2014 – NetCentrics, a leader in mission critical cybersecurity and enterprise IT services today announced that it has been appraised at Capability Maturity Model Integration CMMI-DEV 1.3 Level 3. This assessment validates NetCentrics’ process capability based on the CMMI standards that measure process improvements. An appraisal at maturity level 3 indicates […]

WashingtonExec Magazine Interviews NetCentrics President

McLean, VA, September 30, 2014 – Bob Dougherty, President of NetCentrics, spoke to WashingtonExec magazine about the company’s nomination as a finalist for a 2014 GovCon award.  In the interview, Bob talks about the unique culture and spirit of innovation that has enabled NetCentrics to successfully differentiate and position itself as a leading systems integrator and cybersecurity experts […]