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Virtual CISO Services

Fortify’s Virtual CISO (vCISO) service helps businesses develop and implement information security programs which protects sensitive company information, strengthens brand reputation, and protects customer data. Our vCISO delivers expert security leadership and a supporting team of analysts and consultants to solve unique cybersecurity challenges.

Does Your Business Need a Security Leader?

Discover how Fortify’s Virtual CISO service can deliver cost-effective, comprehensive information security to your business.

A Security Program Tailored to Your Business Needs

We get to know your organization and understand your business objectives. This enables us to develop your custom security program, and guide you through the journey.

Define Your Cybersecurity Vision

Understanding where you want to go is integral in deciding how to get there. We help develop your vision and keep you accountable.

Determine and Prioritize Initiatives

Our services provide strategic direction to help you achieve your unique goals. We determine and prioritize security initiatives to reduce risk in a quick and cost effective manner.

Reduce Risk with Continuous Improvements

Assessing and addressing security risk is never complete. Fortify’s Virtual CISO will be with you side by side, leading you along the way.
The vCISO team has a deep understanding of our business and security needs. They are down-to-earth, communicate effectively, and display a real passion for helping our organization.

Patty Reeves - CIO

Tool Plastics Group

Fortify  is a great partner to us in providing valued information security guidance and advice to our organization. Their team of professionals are able to integrate well with our team and provide the needed consulting to make our information security program successful.

Hassan Anis - COO

Universal Dealships Inc.

Developing Your Information Security Program

Fortify’s Virtual CISO team develops security programs by utilizing a combination of the following services. The service you receive will be unique to your organization and designed to execute cybersecurity initiatives while achieving business objectives.

Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery

Business continuity and disaster recovery planning are critical to a business’ ability to weather interruptions to business functions and recover in case of a disaster. We help you identify critical assets and plan accordingly.

Compliance and Controls

Fortify’s vCISO will help discover a balance of risk management and security without compromising your organization’s mission and budget. Rely on Pratum as your partner for achieving HIPAA, SOX, PCI, GLBA, and FISMA compliance, preparing for SOC 2, and identifying and evaluating appropriate frameworks and controls (NIST, ISO, CoBIT, etc.).

Cybersecurity Consulting

Fortify’s consultants meet with clients to gain a deep understanding of their organizational culture, risk tolerance levels, regulatory environment, and industry pressures. This allows the team to approach information security using a risk-based methodology, enabling customization of each solution.

IT Risk Management

By understanding security risk and the impact it may have on an organization, Fortify’s cybersecurity consultants set the foundation for a formalized IT risk management program. Beginning with a risk assessment, organizations can realize a positive ROI by prioritizing expenditures in a manner that improves security posture while aligning risk with acceptable tolerance levels.

Social Engineering

By performing social engineering assessments of an organization’s facilities and employees, Fortify is able to establish the baseline security posture and make recommendations for modifying and developing stronger policies, procedures, and security awareness and training practices. Social Engineering services include Pretexting Phone Calls, Email Phishing, Dumpster Diving, End User Engagement and Onsite Security Assessments.

Penetration Testing

Penetration testing is a proactive (offensive) approach to discovering exploitable vulnerabilities within your computer systems, network, and web applications. Gaining an understanding of these vulnerabilities will enable you to resolve issues before an attacker interrupts business operations with a devastating security breach.

Security Policy Review and Development

Policies must be designed to support risk management goals while maintaining business operations. Fortify’s process involves one-on-one interaction with business leaders, providing consultants with the insight necessary to draft your policies in a manner that will support your unique objectives.

IT Audits

IT audits provide valuable insight into potential gaps in processes and procedures in a technology environment. Audits identify problem areas by reviewing how well technology controls are designed and implemented and reported.

Security Awareness and Training

When implemented properly, security awareness and training activities can lead to greater reporting of suspected attempts to compromise an organization’s critical assets and fewer instances of employees falling prey to cyber threats and tactics.