Harris wins Air Forces security contract

Harris, a communications and information technology company, has been awarded a $12m (£8m) Enterprise Security Support (ESS) prime contract by the US Air Force to secure the command and control systems of Headquarters Air Mobility Command (AMC).

Harris will deliver mission-critical security support to 13 IT systems.  

System and network security support will include system certification and accreditation, network penetration testing, secure code validation, DoD Information Assurance Certification and Accreditation Process (DIACAP) document creation and validation, plus host-based system auditing.