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CyberSecurity Audits

Cybersecurity audit

Security is hard enough without being in the cross hairs of nation state hackers.  However, that comes with the territory for many organizations, who handle the strategic information cyber-attackers crave.  Even using next-generation security measures, adversaries with the time, resources and skills are ruthless in their persistence and ingenious in their techniques.

Many organizations fall into the trap of over-investing in technology courtesy of the advice of security product vendors – looking for a panacea that simply does not exist. A more holistic approach is needed.  The key ingredients are: strong executive committee support, a security program and an on-going assessment of cyber risk.  We, can perform a customized  security assessment designed to assist organizations of all sizes by helping them to shore up their cybersecurity defences; improve their incident response capabilities; and protect their employee and customer data as follows:

Do you need a Security Assessment?

Get in touch with us for a tailor-made Security Assessment for your business.

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Determine how resistant a company is to attack with penetration testing customized to your needs. The testing can be designed to target critical and confidential information unique to your company. Ultimately, we will gauge if your company can effectively detect or respond to a simulated attack;

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Assess the security of critical software used by, such as case management programs, e-discovery tools, client management systems, business development platforms and other specialized technologies crucial to a successful organization;

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Help support the development of a healthy risk aware culture with knowledge transfer to employees, associates, partners,  as well as operational and technology support staff;

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Examine specifically how confidential  information (from documents and PowerPoint decks to spreadsheets and databases) are currently stored and protected, using a combination of threat analysis, security architecture review and password recovery; and

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Translate the results of testing, assessments and analysis into realistic and practical recommendations custom designed for your company, organized as quick wins, critical risks and relative strengths.

Designing Your Security Program

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Establish a Cybersecurity Vision

Understanding where you want to go is vital to helping get there. RiskAware helps develop your vision and keep you accountable and on track.

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Determine and Prioritize Cybersecurity Initiatives

Tailored security services help provide a strategic path which in turn helps you achieve your security plan. RiskAware can assist in  determining  and prioritizing security initiatives to reduce risk in a quick and cost effective manner.

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Reduce Risk with Ongoing Security Improvements

Assessing and addressing risk is never finished, but a virtual or fractional CISO leads you along the path.