The US Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) has awarded a task order to General Dynamics (GD) Information Technology to provide information assurance and cybersecurity services.

The task order was awarded under the solutions for the information technology enterprise (SITE) contract and will extend to May 2016, if all options are exercised.

Under the $86m contract, GD will provide services to ensure the security, authenticity, integrity and confidentiality of DIA’s information.

The services will also support computer network defence of the DIA’s global enterprise-level assets, networks, security domains and data resources.

Work will be performed at US Department of Defense (Dod) combatant commands worldwide and in the Washington DC, US.