Lunarline Hires Cyber Operations Expert Dr. Thomas Augustine for Director of Cyber Security Education

Oct 19, 2010, 11:02 ET from Lunarline, Inc.

ARLINGTON, Va., Oct 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Lunarline, Inc. has hired Dr. Thomas Augustine as Director of Cyber Security Education.  Dr. Augustine brings over 23 years of experience leading projects in the management, design, collection, exploitation and training of telecommunications, networks and systems data.  

Prior to retiring from the U.S. Air Force, Dr. Augustine held many positions in the management of cyber operations and security including a significant amount of work with Air Force space and missile systems as well as Federal system security evaluation at the National Security Agency.  Dr. Augustine culminated his distinguished Air Force career as an Assistant Professor at the U.S. Naval Academy where he was the lead designer, developer, and instructor for the Information Assurance curriculum.  He was also instrumental in the creation of the Naval Academy's Center for Cyber Security Studies and in the Academy earning the prestigious National Security Agency Center of Academic Excellence designation.  Dr. Augustine has authored and presented numerous academic conference and journal articles focusing on the teaching and curriculum development of Information Assurance courses.

"Our workforce requires educated cyber professionals.  Lunarline has the established background to develop and provide exceptional training that prepares the people who can make the nation's infrastructure more secure," said Julie Mehan, Lunarline's VP of Cyber Security.  "Dr. Augustine's experience and expertise will be an invaluable addition to our cyber security education programs."

About Lunarline

Lunarline is a leading provider of Cyber Security Solutions, Specialized IA Services, and Certified Security Training to all US Federal Government (Civilian, DoD, and IC), as well as to customers in selected commercial markets.  Lunarline is a VA Certified Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) that has been appraised at maturity Level 2 of CMMI®, certified in ISO 9001: 2008, has a DCAA approved accounting system, and approved Earned Value Management (EVM) system.  Lunarline offers DIACAP, FISMA, CNSS, Security +, CISA, CISSP, and Cyber Security Courseware Certificate Programs.  Lunarline provides courses with NSA/CNSS (NSTISSI No. 4011 and 4015) Certified C&A Training Courseware.  Lunarline ranks in the top 2% of D&B Rating, and is a recipient of the DOT Cyber Security Award and the Cyber Warfare Forum Initiative Award.  


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