Government Contract | Alaska
Alaska Railroad Corporation Technology Security Assessment

Bid Information

Bid Alert No: 00000433693

Bid Title: Alaska Railroad Corporation Technology Security Assessment

Agency Bid No. Title: 15-59-204376

Received Date: 12/09/2015

Close Date: 01/14/2016

Purchase Type: Not Stated

Delivery Point: Alaska

Delivery Date: Not Stated

Special Notices: Pre-Bid Conference Optional 12/10/2015 10:30 AM


Specifications include, but are not limited to:A request for Proposal for external security expertise, services and a final report that will assess the security posture and develop a baseline that can be tracked and improved over time at the Alaska Railroad Corporation The purpose for Alaska Railroad Corporation (ARRC) request for a penetration test is to determine real-world effectiveness of its existing security controls against active and skilled attacks. This test should cover all three areas of concern: People, Process and Technology. The intent of this Security Assessment is to set a security baseline in order to help improve our security posture and culture at ARRC. Other reasons for the penetration test include but are not limited to the following: To determine the feasibility of attack vectors To identify higher-risk vulnerabilities from combinations of lower-risk vulnerabilities exploited in a particular sequence To identify vulnerabilities that may be difficult to detect with automated network or application vulnerability scanning software To assess the magnitude of potential business and operational impacts of successful attacks To test the ability of network defenders to detect and respond to attacks To meet regulatory compliance such as Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS), NIST SP 800-53, and NIST SP 800-82

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Product Codes: 91871, 91893

Agency Information

Issuing Agency: Alaska Railroad Corporation

State: Alaska

Agency Type: State and Local

Contact: Greg Goemer, Contracts Section 327 W. Ship Creek Avenue, Anchorage, Alaska, 99501

Phone: 907-265-2593

Fax: 907-265-2439




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