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JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO, Texas — The Diamond Sharp Award is sponsored by the Joint Base San Antonio First Sergeants Council and recognizes outstanding Airmen who continually exceed the standard to meet the Air Force mission.



Rank/Name: Tech. Sgt. Jeramy J. Anderson


Unit: 833rd Cyber Operations Squadron

Duty title: Cyber Warfare Operator

Tech. Sgt. Jeramy J. Anderson is an exemplary content developer. He has exceeded expectations for developing instructional content for the host operator’s Persistent Cyber Training Environment. Anderson was tasked with developing two instructional modules and instead created seven. In developing some of these modules, he tackled the squadron initiative to develop a malware analyst role. The seven modules he created provide 17 1/2 hours of training, specifically targeting more than 10 lessons learned from on mission. Anderson has gone above and beyond his assigned work and is an invaluable asset to the 833rd COS and the Air Force.



Rank/Name: Tech. Sgt. Tommy H. Duncan III


Unit: 319th Training Squadron

Duty title: NCOIC, Training Operations

Tech. Sgt. Tommy H. Duncan III was hand-selected to conduct a review of the 341st Training Squadron’s STARS Program, identifying eight discrepancies and providing remedy actions. He also coordinated and prepared four senior NCOs to brief the 37th Training Wing command chief during his immersion tour, highlighting the 319 TRS’s unique mission and flight operation. Duncan directed four BEAST culmination events for 2,400 Airmen across four squadrons. In addition, when a Wingman’s child experienced a medical emergency, Duncan sprang into action, providing childcare, support and peace of mind.



Rank/Name: Staff Sgt. James M. Long


Unit: 502nd Security Forces Squadron

Duty Title: Investigator

Through much dedication and research, Staff Sgt. James M. Long was able to resolve a network disconnection between our unit and the Air Force computer network. His efforts gave our unit members access to the Security Forces Management & Resource Network website, Finance Portal, and additional tools on the SharePoint, which also led to the unit being compliant with new regulations. This…

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Ribbon’s Call Trust™ Wins “User Behavior Analytics Platform of the Year” in the 2020 CyberSecurity Breakthrough Awards


WESTFORD, Mass., Oct. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Ribbon Communications Inc. (Nasdaq: RBBN), a global provider of real time communications software and network solutions to service providers, enterprises, and critical infrastructure sectors, today announced that its comprehensive Call Trust solution has been recognized as User Behavior Analytics Platform of the Year in the 2020 Cybersecurity Awards.

“While our phones have never had as compelling a presence in our lives as they do today, we no longer trust phone calls due to the proliferation of nuisance and fraud calls. Unfortunately, this also means that we miss valuable calls in an attempt to avoid the bad ones,” said Tony Scarfo, Ribbon’s EVP and General Manager, Cloud and Edge Business Unit. “We developed Call Trust to mitigate this situation and empower service providers with a solution that is intended to restore trust for their end users. We’re thrilled to have won this award and want to congratulate all of the winners.”

Ribbon’s breakthrough Call Trust identity assurance portfolio is a comprehensive solution designed to validate a caller’s identity, intent, and reputation. Call Trust examines each call in real-time to ensure it is neither fraudulent, spoofed or originating from robocallers. The end-to-end solution raises identity assurance to new levels by leveraging existing STIR/SHAKEN and robocall mitigation procedures, coupled with the latest in behavioral modeling and machine learning techniques to produce advanced reputation scoring and call validation treatment for every call.

The CyberSecurity Breakthrough Awards program is devoted to honoring excellence in information security and cybersecurity technology companies, products and people. It provides a platform for public recognition around the achievements of breakthrough information security companies and products in categories including Cloud Security, Threat Detection, Risk Management, Fraud Prevention, Mobile Security, Web and Email Security, UTM, Firewall and more.

All nominations were evaluated by an independent panel of experts within the information security industry, with the winning products and companies selected based…

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DISA Awards Zimperium Mobile Threat Defense (MTD) Mobile Endpoint Protection Production OTA – Yahoo Finance

DISA Awards Zimperium Mobile Threat Defense (MTD) Mobile Endpoint Protection Production OTA  Yahoo Finance
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NAVWAR Enterprise Awards FireEye First Place in Artificial Intelligence Challenge – Yahoo Finance

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