In a world where data breaches and cybercrime are increasingly common, business as usual may leave you vulnerable. In the event of a disaster or other unexpected event, having access to your Information assets is critical.
Companies often tackle security issues with annual expenditures on staff and technology, leaving the problem to an overworked IT department. This can be expensive and inefficient, and often misses the overall strategic goal of decreasing organizational risk.
There’s a better way to manage and reduce risk. A risk management program built around an end-to-end suite of Security Services will increase your organization’s capabilities with a customized security strategy. This can include a prioritized roadmap of investments based on risk/impact and compliance with the industry standards to which your organization must adhere.
A custom Risk Management Program could include not only CISO as a Service services but also:
Security Testing reveals gaps in the security mechanisms of an information system and includes the recommended remediations.
In order to provide comprehensive security testing services in the most timely and safe manner possible during the lockdown, we have developed remote testing capabilities as an option for our clients. With this service, Cognitive Technologies sends a secure, pre-configured connection to your site and then a our resource runs the assessments remotely via this secure network connection. No need for having a third-party contractor on site to complete necessary security testing.
Security Audits can be costly, but our experienced and certified professional team can help decide what needs to be audited, resulting in decreased audit findings and additional costs. We’ll prepare you for external security and business continuity audits (External & Certification Audits ISO27001, ISO22301, etc.) by helping to identify and review the required resources and evidence.
Risk Assessments evaluate threats, vulnerabilities, impacts and residual risks inherent in your organization’s information systems and creates a plan to address them. Understanding the security risks you face allows you to manage expenditures and plan for improved security of internal and customer data. Regular risk assessments are a requirement of most security standards including ISO27001 and PCI-DSS. Examples of risk assessments that Cognitive Technologies can provide include:
Privacy Impact Assessments
Privacy is a strong concern for governments, regulators and your clients. Cognitive Technologies can provide a certified privacy professional to review and assess your organization’s handling of private or personally identifiable information.
Security Gap Assessments
Security Gap Assessments help you identify where to best invest your efforts to improve your organization’s security. We’ll identify vulnerabilities and ensure that the appropriate security controls are in place.
Business Continuity / Disaster Recovery Plans
Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Planning are essential to any size of organization, so you are prepared for impactful events such as a flood, fire, pandemic, cyberattack, or the like. Cognitive Technologies can help build, modify, maintain and test these plans with the help of one of our Certified Business Continuity Professionals. See more.
Project Security Management
If you’re providing a managed project to a client or a third party is delivering a project to you, Cognitive Technologies has experience evaluating, compiling and measuring the security requirements that you might need. We can provide you with a security matrix for your project based on industry standards and/or your own specific security requirements.
Speak to our consultants now and find out how we can help you to mitigate your risks.