Northrup Grumman lands a research contract from the UK's Ministry of Defence

|By:, SA News Editor

Northrop Grumman (NOC +0.4%) says it's been retained by the United Kingdom's Defence Science and Technology Laboratory to carry out further development of the N.Guru Cyber Situational Awareness System - a software application for the visualisation of cyber events for decision makers.

The award will be carried out by NOC in partnership with the Universities of Oxford and South Wales.

This work is part of the U.K.'s Cyber Research Program as part of its effort to develop concepts, tools and techniques to provide cyber situational awareness for users.