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DHS
https://buildsecurityin.us-cert.gov/swa/about.html

Mission: The Department of Homeland Security’s Software Assurance Program seeks to reduce software vulnerabilities, minimize exploitation, and address ways to improve the routine development and deployment of trustworthy software products.  Together, these activities will enable more secure and reliable software that supports mission requirements across enterprises and the critical infrastructure. Because software is essential to the operation of the Nation’s critical infrastructure and it is estimated that 90 percent of reported security incidents result from exploits against defects in the design or code of software, ensuring the integrity of software is key to protecting the infrastructure from threats and vulnerabilities, and reducing overall risk to cyber attacks.

 

NAVAIR
http://www.navair.navy.mil

Mission: To provide full life-cycle support of naval aviation aircraft, weapons and systems operated by Sailors and Marines. This support includes research, design, development, and systems engineering; acquisition; test and evaluation; training facilities and equipment; repair and modification; and in-service engineering and logistics support.

 

309 SMXG
http://www.309smxg.hill.af.mil

Mission: The Software Maintenance Group employs approximately 600 scientists and engineers at Hill Air Force Base, Utah. All dedicated to providing our customer, the United States Soldier, Sailor, Airmen and Marine, with the best products and services possible.