Fedscoop: TSA wants ‘cybersecurity by design’ in future screening technology

“The Transportation Security Administration announced its intention, along with airports, to better embed cybersecurity within screening equipment.”

“The agency announced in a special notice this week 17 new cyber-related vendor requirements, the first of which is that they adopt a demonstrable culture of ‘cybersecurity by design’ for security technology.”

“’Sharing these requirements with industry and the public will: increase security levels, raise the bar of cybersecurity across screening solutions, provide vendors an opportunity to demonstrate their cybersecurity credentials, and provide an aligned approach across the industry — making it easier for vendors to adapt to end user requirements,’ reads the notice.”

“Vendors will also be required to implement ‘adequate’ access control and account management practices that enable multi-level access to equipment and restrict users to required levels… Read the full article here.

Source: TSA wants ‘cybersecurity by design’ in future screening technology – By Dave Nyczepir, January 10, 2020. Fedscoop.


This topic contains 0 replies, has 1 voice, and was last updated by  Jackie Gilbert 2 months, 3 weeks ago.

  • Author
  • #86948

    Replies viewable by members only


You must be logged in to reply to this topic.


Questions?. Send us an email and we'll get back to you, asap.


©2020 G2Xchange all rights reserved | Community and Member Guidelines | Privacy Policy | About G2Xchange FedCiv

Opportunities. Starting Points.

About our Data

The Vault is a listing of expiring contracts, task orders, etc. within a certain set of parameters, to include:

  • Have an initial total estimated contract value of $10 million or above
  • Federal Civilian Only – DHS, Transportation, Justice, Labor, Interior, Commerce, Energy, State, and Treasury Actions
  • NAICS codes include: 511210, 518210, 519130, 519190, 541511,
    541513, 541519, 541611, 541618,
    541690, 541720, 541990
  • Were modified within the last 12 calendar months
  • The data represented is based on information provided by the government

Who has access? Please note that ALL G2Xchange FedCiv Members will receive access to all basic and much of the advanced data. G2Xchange FedCiv Corporate Members will receive access to ALL Vault content (basic and advanced).

Feedback/Suggestions? Contact us at Vault@G2Xchange.com and let us know what you think. 

Log in with your credentials

Forgot your details?