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Systems Security Specialists

Merdan Group Inc is one of the finest security engineering firms in the country. Government and commercial clients from Los Angeles, California, to New York City trust us for our professionalism and expertise.


Life Cycle Systems Security Engineering Services

Merdan's general systems security engineering activities are centered on systems development life cycle activities, including requirements, definitions, specification and design, development and manufacturing, test and installation, operations, and maintenance. There are many aspects involved in the development of security life cycle activities. These related security activities are illustrated below.

Merdan Group Security Life Cycle Activities


Federal Government Clients

Merdan has performed expert security support efforts under various types of contract vehicles with major federal government commands and commercial industry. This includes contracts with:

  • Secret Service Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)
  • Defense Information Systems Agency INFOSEC Technical Services Contract (DISA)
  • U.S. Army Joint Test Control, Command, & Communications Agency (JTC3A)
  • U.S. Army Information Systems Engineering Command, Security Engineering Directorate, Services Support (SESS)
  • Veterans Administration (VA)
  • U.S. Army Information Systems Engineering Command, Automated Security Support Services (AS3)
  • Space & Naval Warfare Systems Communications
  • Numerous Commercial Contracts With the Communications & Entertainment Industries


Focus Areas

  • Security Planning & Policy Development
  • Secure Systems Design & Development
  • Secure Systems Analysis & Evaluation
  • Security Training
  • Cryptographic Design & Analysis/Evaluation
  • Certification Accreditation & Risk Assessment Support
  • Security Documentation & Operations Support
  • Physical Security & Hardware Design
  • IV & V/Evaluation & Vulnerability Assessment

Experience Across a Wide Variety Of Programs

Many organizations and businesses rely on Merdan. The following chart depicts the number of programs that Merdan has participated in:

Merdan Group Programs Chart


Some of the Security Work Performed by Merdan includes:

  • System Risk Assessment for the U.S. Customs Service
  • The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Compliance Research Information System Certification Support Program
  • Certification & Accreditation Activities for the Pentagon Renovation Security Support Program
  • Independent Verification & Validation for the Mobile Subscriber Equipment (MSE) Battlefield Telephone System
  • INFOSEC Certification & Accreditation Engineering Support to the U.S. Army CECOM for the Secure Regency Net (RN) System
  • INFOSEC Support to the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
  • Independent Verification & Validation for the Secure Local Management Device/Key Processor (LMD/KP) Development
  • INFOSEC Independent Verification & Validation for the Dual Frequency MEECN Receiver (DFMR) Program
  • Flaming Arrow System AN/GSC-40 and AN/MSC-64 Security Support Effort with SPAWARSYSCEN