C2 Labs awarded GSA Highly Adaptive Cybersecurity Services (HACS)
C2 Labs is pleased to announce that we have been awarded the General Services Administration (GSA) Highly Adaptive Cybersecurity Services (HACS) Special Item Number (SIN) in recognition of sustained excellence in cybersecurity serving both our federal and commercial customers. In recognition of the growing threats in cybersecurity and the need for their customers to act quickly, HACS provides government agencies with quick access to pre-validated cybersecurity providers to allow customers to:
Expand agencies’ capacity to test their high-priority IT systems;
Rapidly address potential vulnerabilities; and
Stop adversaries before they impact their networks.
The scope of the HACS SIN includes proactive and reactive cybersecurity services. Assessment services needed for systems categorized as High Value Assets (HVA) are also within scope of this SIN. It includes Risk and Vulnerability Assessments (RVA), Security Architecture Review (SAR), and Systems Security Engineering (SSE). Additionally, the scope of the SIN includes services for the seven step Risk Management Framework (RMF), and Security Operations Center (SOC) services.
The seven-step RMF includes preparation, information security categorization; control selection, implementation, and assessment; system and common control authorizations; and continuous monitoring. RMF activities may also include Information Security Continuous Monitoring Assessment (ISCMA) which evaluate organization-wide ISCM implementations, and also Federal Incident Response Evaluations (FIREs), which assess an organization’s incident management functions.
SOC services are services such as: 24x7x365 monitoring and analysis, traffic analysis, incident response and coordination, penetration testing, anti-virus management, intrusion detection and prevention, and information sharing.
"We are thrilled that GSA has validated our technical expertise and proven business processes for providing sophisticated and proactive cyber security services to government agencies," said Anil Karmel, Chief Executive Officer of C2 Labs. "This innovative contract vehicle from GSA makes it easier for government agencies to gain rapid access to proven cyber security vendors who can address the most urgent threats and risks to government information systems."
C2 Labs is now offering our cyber security services through GSA HACS via Contract Number: 47QTCA20D009U. For more information, visit our Contract Vehicles page. Contact Us to learn more about how C2 Labs can help improve your agencies cyber security posture.