SAIC Signs Agreement With Department of Homeland Security To Be A Commercial Service Provider

 SAIC Signs Agreement With Department of Homeland Security To Be A Commercial
                               Service Provider

SAIC to Add Enhanced Cybersecurity Services to the Commercial Market Offering

PR Newswire

MCLEAN, Va., May 15, 2013

MCLEAN, Va., May 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Science Applications International
Corporation (SAIC) (NYSE: SAI) signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with the
Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Enhanced Cybersecurity Services (ECS)
program to become a Commercial Service Provider (CSP) of approved ECS services
that will strengthen protection of U.S. critical infrastructure against
imminent cyber attacks. In accordance with the MOA, SAIC is developing the
capability and security certifications to utilize threat indicators for
securing critical infrastructure customers against cyber threats.

Securing the Future is a guiding mission for SAIC. For decades, SAIC
professionals have served the U.S. government and corporate America with
expertise and technology to better protect our citizens, our military and our
networks. SAIC is currently collaborating with community leaders and building
key technologies and architectures that enable trusted sharing of threat
information in real-time to protect against both the known and unknown threat
landscape.

ECS is a voluntary information sharing program that assists critical
infrastructure owners and operatorsas theyimprove the protection of their
systems from unauthorized access, exploitation, or data exfiltration. DHS
works with cybersecurity organizations from across the federal government to
gain access to a broad range of sensitive and classified cyber threat
information. DHS develops indicators based on this information and shares
them with qualified CSPs, thusenabling them to better protect their customers
who are critical infrastructure entities.

Key Quotes:

John Thomas, National Security Sector Acting President
"We must work together to protect our infrastructure, our economy, and our
security from cyber attacks. If we don't work together, we won't succeed. This
is why SAIC is proud to be a part of this endeavor to share valuable threat
information between government and critical infrastructure providers."

Julie Taylor, Cybersecurity Operation Manager for National Security
Services
"This collaboration between SAIC and DHS puts in place a new approach to
threat sharing across public and private sectors that offers a positive shift
in the threat landscape. Each step we take to cultivate our cyber ecosystem
with trusted information sharing relationships will have a direct return on
stabilizing our national security and our economy. Now that the doors of
communication are open, we can further the cyber mission with valuable action
as a team. "

David Lacquement, Cybersecurity Program Director
"As a former government executive in cyber threat management, I have seen
firsthand the immense value that threat information sharing at network speed
can offer to sustaining trusted channels for online transactions and
communications. This public-private collaboration is strategically vital to
significantly raising the level of cyber awareness, vigilance, and protection
across our nation's critical infrastructure."

About SAIC
SAIC is a FORTUNE 500^® scientific, engineering, and technology applications
company that uses its deep domain knowledge to solve problems of vital
importance to the nation and the world, in national security, energy and the
environment, critical infrastructure, and health. The Company's approximately
40,000 employees serve customers in the U.S. Department of Defense, the
intelligence community, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, other U.S.
Government civil agencies and selected commercial markets. Headquartered in
McLean, Va., SAIC had annual revenues of approximately $11.2 billion for its
fiscal year ended January 31, 2013. For more information, visit
www.SAIC.com. SAIC: From Science to Solutions®

Statements in this announcement, other than historical data and information,
constitute forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties. A
number of factors could cause our actual results, performance, achievements,
or industry results to be very different from the results, performance, or
achievements expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. Some of
these factors include, but are not limited to, the risk factors set forth in
SAIC's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the period ended January 31, 2013, and
other such filings that SAIC makes with the SEC from time to time. Due to such
uncertainties and risks, readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on
such forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date hereof.

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