Advanced Cyber Threat Intelligence and Vulnerability Analysis Training Environment (ACTIVATE)

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Missile Defense Agency
Contract: HQ0147-18-C-7417
Agency Tracking Number: B181-001-0161
Amount: $100,000.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Solicitation Topic Code: MDA18-001
Solicitation Number: 2018.1
Timeline
Solicitation Year: 2018
Award Year: 2018
Award Start Date (Proposal Award Date): 2018-06-25
Award End Date (Contract End Date): 2018-12-24
Small Business Information
1408 University Drive East, College Station, TX, 77840
DUNS: 555403328
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Dr. Ron Fernandes
 (979) 260-5274
 rfernandes@kbsi.com
Business Contact
 Jason Ogle
Phone: (979) 324-2857
Email: jogle@kbsi.com
Research Institution
N/A
Abstract
Knowledge Based Systems, Inc. (KBSI) will design and demonstrate an Advanced Cyber Threat Intelligence and Vulnerability Analysis Training Environment (ACTIVATE) that directly targets the need for advanced cyber network defense training for the MDA.The proposed new enabling capability will support cyber training against an intelligent red team to enhance cyber operator trainee cyber-attack recognition and recovery.ACTIVATE will provide the MDA and defense training community with a novel, adaptive, intelligent, and user-configurable framework for sensitizing and training cyber network defender skills and competencies.This innovation will significantly enhance cyber situational awareness and cyber defender warfighter decision making.Approved for Public Release | 18-MDA-9710 (6 Jul 18)

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