Information Systems Security

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To be the premier provider of information assurance services for systems supporting both Department of the Interior (DOI), Interior Business Center (IBC) and the federal community at large.

Information assurance is more than completing a checklist.


To serve as a trusted advisor to the federal community by provisioning sound security services that balance the business need with the security risk while ensuring compliance with federal regulations.


IT SecurityIBC’s Information Systems Security Line of Business Center of Excellence (ISSLOB COE) provides Information Assurance and Security services to the Federal government.  As an ISSLOB, IBC is able to provide security subject matter expertise to Federal government agencies in an efficient, cost-effective manner.  IBC provides Information Security services through a proven engagement methodology that ensures customer readiness and efficient delivery, minimizing impact to your technology support teams.

The IBC ISSLOB uses NIST/FIPS compliant methodologies and processes in the delivery of services.  Supported by an extensive library of regulatory content, our information assurance experts provide consistent, comprehensive engagement deliverables.

The IBC ISSLOB offers:

Rapid Engagement

No separate contract is required. 
No sole source justification is required.

The IBC ISSLOB COE is positioned to provide C&A services to DOI and federal government agencies.  As an OMB designated ISSLOB, work is initiated through an Inter-Agency Agreement (IAA) with the Interior Business Center Line of Business. 

The IAA will reference an agreed upon Memorandum of Understanding, with supporting Proposal, Statement of Work and Rules of Engagement documents.   Authority Under Which C&A is Provided:  Economy Act – 31 USC 1535 and Working Capital Fund, 43 USC 1467, 1468.

IBC's Credentials

The IBC is an office of the Department of the Interior with the authority to cross-service other Federal agencies for general business and management services.  IBC has more than thirty years experience providing quality service and innovative solutions to meet Federal customers’ business and management needs. The IBC’s 1700 professionals have been providing business solutions to a customer base of more than 150 government agencies in a shared service environment since 1978.  With unsurpassed knowledge of the ‘business of government’, our workforce’s core competency is cross-servicing government customers.  IBC employs subject matter experts across eight Lines of Business (LOBs), which allows IBC to deliver services to other Federal agencies more efficiently, effectively, and economically than they can for themselves.

For Additional Information:

Please contact the IBC ISSLOB at or 303-969-5700.