Victoria, British Columbia—Plurilock Security Inc. (TSXV: PLUR) (OTCQB: PLCKF) and related subsidiaries (“Plurilock” or the “Company”), an identity-centric cybersecurity solution provider for workforces, is pleased to announce that it has signed a contract worth approximately US$390,000 with the U.S. Department of Defense under NASA’s Solution for Enterprise-Wide Procurement (“SEWP”), a United States Government-Wide Acquisition Contract Vehicle (“GWAC”).
The contract, the second from a U.S government agency in recent days, follows the May 7, 2021 announcement of a US$1.15 million order awarded to Plurilock by the U.S. Department of the Navy. Under the SEWP contract, Plurilock will deliver Public Key Infrastructure (“PKI”) products and services to the U.S. Department of Defense. Additionally, the contract provides the agency with an optional extension for 4 years to continue licensing the Company’s PKI offerings.
The Company has a history of deploying and supporting Homeland Security Presidential Directive 12 (HSPD-12), Policy for a Common Identification Standard for federal employees and contractors, which establishes the mandatory requirement for secure and reliable forms of identification for federal employees and contractors. The Company’s past performance includes deploying and supporting various multi-factor authentication (“MFA”) solutions, PKI, as well as various MFA auxiliary and card management solutions.
About NASA’s SEWP and GWAC
SEWP consists of over a large pool of pre-competed prime contract holders, including more than one hundred U.S. small businesses. The contract is part of “SEWP V”, the latest version of GWAC, which NASA released in May 2015 and boasts the largest pool of contractors yet as well as detailed and automatic reporting to Chief Information Officers (“CIOs”) in order to help meet Federal Information Technology Acquisition Reform Act.
Plurilock provides identity-centric cybersecurity for today’s workforces. Plurilock offers world-class cybersecurity solutions paired with AI-driven, cloud-friendly security technologies that deliver persistent identity assurance with unmatched ease of use. The Plurilock family of companies enables organizations to operate safely and securely-while reducing cybersecurity friction.
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Ian L. Paterson
Chief Executive Officer
Chief Financial Officer
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