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NSWCDD cybersecurity lead finds courage to start anew in the United States
September 21, 2023
IMAGE: Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division cybersecurity lead Joseann Peralta Castro of the Strategic and Computing Systems Department moved to the United States in 2016 looking for a better life for his family.

NUWC Division Newport cybersecurity engineer selected for Society of Women Engineers Helen Martha Sternberg Award
July 13, 2023
NUWC Division Newport cybersecurity engineer selected for Society of Women Engineers Helen Martha Sternberg Award

NSWCDD enters into MOU with University of the District of Columbia
April 7, 2023

NSWCDD Engineer Wins Prestigious Rowlett Award
December 16, 2021
IMAGE: Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division Lead Cybersecurity Engineer in the Gun Computer System Mission Assurance Branch Jacqueline ‘Jackie’ Cheramie poses for a photo. Cheramie is one of two individuals recognized by the Program Executive Office for Integrated Warfare Systems in the second quarter of 2021.

NSWC Dahlgren Division Departments Achieve Successful Authorization to Operate Compliance for Warfare Systems Integration
July 9, 2021
IMAGE: Cybersecurity and Compliance Branch Assessment and Authorization (A and A) Lead Barney Mahaney is briefing members of his team regarding risk management framework packages for various warfare systems. Pictured seated from left to right clockwise is Navy Validator Jack Owens, Corporate Package Information System Security Officer Denayja Boone, Corporate Package A and A Calvin Brown, Cybersecurity and Compliance Branch A & A Lead Barney Mahaney, Cybersecurity Engineer Laura Allen, Navy Validator Kenneth Roe, IT Specialist Nikita Robinson, Navy Validator Jean Ragsdale and Senior Systems Security Engineer and A and A Lead Angie Pierce.

NSWC Panama City hones maritime cyber hacking during virtual HACKtheMACHINE
April 14, 2021
David Osafo, NSWC PCD engineer examines a virtual machine for possible vulnerabilities during the virtual 2021 HACKtheMACHINE challenge at Gulf Coast State College.

NSWC Panama City strengthens cyber capabilities through collaborative unmanned vehicle exercises
October 8, 2020
Adam Coffman, NSWC PCD computer engineer, performs cyber reconnaissance of the unmanned system. U.S. Navy photo by Anthony Powers

NSWC Dahlgren Division Engineer Attributes “Hackers-for-Good” to Award Honoring Leadership of NAVSEA Cyber Team
July 20, 2020
IMAGE: DAHLGREN, Va. – Derek Howard, director of the Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) Cyber Red Team, won the Bernard Smith Award for his leadership to ensure a safe and secure NAVSEA cyber domain. Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division (NSWCDD) Commanding Officer Capt. Casey Plew, Technical Director John Fiore, and U.S. Rep. Rob Wittman recognized Howard during the command’s Honorary Awards video program to be released in July 2020.

NSWC Dahlgren Division Cyber Engineer Wins Copernicus Award
January 17, 2020
IMAGE: DAHLGREN, Va. (Jan. 14, 2020) – U.S. Navy civilian cyber engineer Jay Blalock won the Copernicus Award, the Chief of Naval Operations announced in a message, Jan. 14. Blalock is recognized for his impact on the Navy's cyber security testing capability while leading cybersecurity systems engineering efforts to architect a safe cyber test environment for the Navy. “I am extremely humbled, and honored to have been nominated and selected to receive this award,” said Blalock, program manager and cyber test engineer for a distributed cyber test architecture called USS Secure at Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division (NSWCDD). “This award is the result of the hard work of a large group of people that are dedicated to ensuring the safety of the fleet through cyber testing and hardening.” (U.S. Navy photo/Released)

Navy Officials Break Ground for New Cyber Warfare Engineering Laboratory
December 12, 2019
IMAGE: DAHLGREN, Va. – Artist’s rendering of the Cyber Warfare Engineering Laboratory to be built at Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division (NSWCDD). Navy officials, including NSWCDD leadership, broke ground for the facility Dec. 12. It will bring together the building blocks of existing capabilities into one place to provide a robust and flexible software and hardware testing capability for Department of Defense and Navy weapon systems, cyber and network platforms in addition to industrial control systems supporting DoD infrastructure.