Virtual Chief Information Officer (vCIO) Service
Not ready to hire a full time Information Technology Manager, or simply can’t find the right person, yet. InfoSec vCIO Services provides you with and excellent short term solution that can actually provide your organization with an outstanding outsider perspective, while at the same time showing thoughtfulness and understanding for your existing staff and state of IT. One of the most important aspects of this service is the ability to assess your current “State of IT” and begin to work on long-term planning, and at the same time immediately begin implementing solutions that will provide immediate improvement in the delivery of IT services. As an added bonus, all vCIO Services come with vCISO service, which is InfoSec’s Chief Information Security services, which is in high demand for all organizations these days.
Virtual Chief Information Security Officer (vCISO) Services
Traditionally only very large organizations can afford to hire and maintain and CISO as part of their executive management team. However, now each city can take advantage of a consortium wide CISO and now get the benefits of a highly trained and experienced cybersecurity expert for the unique needs of your local government organization. The most effective way to utilize this service is to have a city-wide security risk analysis conducted and then begin working on a prioritized approach to improving the security posture of your organization. InfoSec Associates constantly keeps currently on new and emerging threats as well and new and emerging security techniques that work best for local government organizations. The cost and maintenance for this service is spread our fairly amongst the consortium members. More in depth “a la cart” services are paid for by each member as needed and as part of their annual budget.
Law Enforcement Technology and CJIS Services
InfoSec Associates, Ltd. has acquired extensive experience dealing with CJIS/BCA/FBI Information Security Auditing of Law Enforcement Agencies, Dispatch Centers, and City Attorneys. In addition, we have a wealth of experience auditing and dealing with Automatic License Plate Readers (ALPR’s), Body Worn Camera’s (BWC’s), IBIS, and Access Control systems. Our expertise in both the technical and the auditing aspects of these projects, makes us a great choice for local law enforcement agencies.
PCI, HIPAA, SCADA, HITRUST, NIST Risk Assessments & Compliancy
InfoSec Associates, Ltd. is a highly skilled information security consulting firm, specializing in security assessments, remediation and cybersecurity. We provide a valuable service for companies who regulatory compliancy needs. In addition, many other non-regulated businesses engage us to provide them with extra security measures that can be used to protect non-regulated customer and company electronic data. All companies are equally subject to malicious attacks, and benefit from good solid layers of security.
Cyber Security Tools
Layers of security are now necessary to protect you valuable information. Vulnerability Management, Web Application Security, Endpoint Protection, Perimeter Defense, Data Loss Prevention, DNS Monitoring, Firewall, Web Application Firewalls, Identity and Access Management, and many other tools are readily available and expensive in many cases. InfoSec Associates can help your organization purchase, install and configure your tools in priority order in order to follow your Information Security Roadmap.
Our firm has the unique advantage of combining our extensive knowledge of information technology (hardware, software, security devices and cyber security tools) with what is necessary to become more compliant (regulatory policies, procedures and documentation). First and foremost, we will help you avoid negligence. We know how to take the bureaucratic paperwork and interpret for you so that you can take priority actions to improve your company’s information security. We also have software and helpful materials to help you become more compliant, with specific policies and documentation that are mandatory. We are vendor neutral so that our recommendations can be in our client’s best interest. We have the experience, software and resources.
Augment your Current IT
InfoSec Associates, Ltd. is known for its ability to augment and work well with existing IT Infrastructure Professionals. A cooperative team effort produces longer lasting solutions and better ROI. A good assessment followed by an Information Security Roadmap can provide technical and non-technical senior management a more clear understanding of how to improve their security and risk posture throughout the company. Affordable GRC tools can help IT Infrastructure, InfoSec and Managers gain visibility into their organization with supporting analytics.