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TECHNOLOGY TO ESTABLISH AND SUPPORT THE ROLE OF MAN IN COMPUTER SECURITY SYSTEMS

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Navy
Award ID:
15399
Program Year/Program:
1991 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
15399
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
CARLOW INTERNATIONAL, INC.
20856 Waterbeach Pl Potomac Falls, VA 20165
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Woman-Owned: Yes
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 1991
Title: TECHNOLOGY TO ESTABLISH AND SUPPORT THE ROLE OF MAN IN COMPUTER SECURITY SYSTEMS
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $50,000.00
 

Abstract:

THE OBJECTIVE OF THE PROPOSED EFFORT IS TO PROVIDE COMPUTER SECURITY SYSTEM DESIGNERS WITH METHODS AND DATA FOR DETERMINING THE APPROPRIATE ROLES OF HUMANS IN COMPUTER SECURITY FUNCTIONS AND ESTABLISHING DESIGN REQUIREMENTS AND CRITERIA FOR DESIGN OF USER-COMPUTER INTERFACES AND DECISION AIDS TO SUPPORTTHE ASSIGNED ROLE OF MAN. THE EFFORT WILL ALSO PROVIDE RESEARCH TO DEFINE GUIDELINES FOR DETERMINING WHEN HUMAN PERFORMANCE DEGRADATIONS ARE EXPECTED TO EXCEED TOLERANCES FOR EFFECTIVE SYSTEM OPERATION. PHASE I OBJECTIVES ARE TO: 1 ) IDENTIFY REQUIREMENTS AND PROBLEMS FOR HUMAN INVOLVEMENT IN COMPUTER SECURITY OPERATIONS; 2) DEVELOP DESIGN REQUIREMENTS AND FUNCTIONAL SPECIFICATIONS FOR AN AUTOMATED TOOL TO ASSIST IN THE DETERMINATION OF THE ROLE OF THE HUMAN IN COMPUTER SECURITY ACTIVITIES; 3) DEVELOP DESIGN REQUIREMENTS AND FUNCTIONAL SPECIFICATIONS FOR DECISION AIDS AND USER-COMPUTER INTERFACES TO SUPPORT HUMAN-ASSIGNED SECURITY TASKS: 4) IDENTIFY RESEARCH REQUIREMENTS FOR SPECIFYING HUMAN PERFORMANCE LIMITS; AND 5) DEVELOP REQUIREMENTS AND CONSTRAINTS IN A TRUSTED COMPUTER SYSTEM EVALUATION CRITERIA WHICH ADDRESS HUMAN PERFORMANCE AND MAN-MACHINE INTERFACE DESIGN ISSUES FOR MAINTAINING COMPUTER SECURITY.

Principal Investigator:

Dr Thomas B Malone
Principal Investigator
7036986225

Business Contact:

Small Business Information at Submission:

Carlow Associates Inc
8315 Lee Highway Fairfax, VA 22031

EIN/Tax ID:
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees: N/A
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No