Booz Allen HamiltonÂ willÂ deploy tools for federal agencies to identify vulnerabilities andÂ build theirÂ cyber defense environments under a three-year, $82.9 million task order.
Booz Allen said Wednesday that the contract, awarded by the Department of Homeland Security and the General Services Administrationâ€™s Federal Systems Integration and Management Center, represents the second task order for the company under the DHS continuous diagnostics and mitigation program.
Thad Allen, an executive vice president at Booz Allen, said the company intends for the contract to help agencies fulfill the requirements set by DHS and FEDSIM for CDM implementationÂ efforts.
Booz Allen will work to implement cybersecurity strategies across six agencies such as theÂ Department of Health and Human Services, Treasury, GSA, NASA, Social Security Administration and the U.S. Postal Service.