Preparing for a cybersecurity assessment is essential in protecting your organization from potential cyberthreats. In this blog post, we will discuss the steps you can
About Risk Assessments
A risk assessment is a holistic review of cyber-risk throughout your organization. As a part of a broader risk management strategy for a business, this in-depth evaluation highlights potential challenges affecting your organization’s mission while charting an actionable path to prioritizing future investments and activities to reduce overall business risk.
Benefits of Risk Assessments
Risk Assessment Deliverables
Risk Assessment Report
The report provides a customized analysis of your security program, prioritized recommendations to reduce your risk, and an action plan to improve your security posture.
AlphaComply Management Portal
The portal provides ongoing management of your risk assessment program and ensures that you remain compliant with national standards.
Risk Assessment Objectives
Identify Organizational Risk Tolerance
Define criticality and sensitivity of information system according to potential worst-case, adverse impact to mission/business.
Understand Security Controls
Understand existing baseline security controls and conduct a series of interviews to understand and document policy & procedure-based controls.
Assess Security Controls
Assess the effectiveness and maturity of security controls by evaluating whether they are correctly implemented, functioning as intended, and meeting the security requirements for information systems.
Develop a Risk Treatment Plan
Assess risks and evaluate whether they are within acceptable risk tolerance levels. If not, develop a risk treatment plan to mitigate and reduce the risks to acceptable levels.
Our risk assessment methodology is based on live interview sessions conducted by experienced and certified security professionals with your staff responsible for the information system. We interview members of the IT department, security team, infrastructure engineers, programmers, help desk technicians, stakeholders, and executives. Each safeguard is thoroughly discussed to determine its relevance to your security program, maturity, and priority level. Our methodology includes understanding organizational risk tolerance, understanding security controls, assessing security controls, and prioritizing recommendations.
Credentials and Expertise
Our team of security professionals is experienced and certified in risk assessment and cybersecurity. Our team has expertise in conducting risk assessments, scanning for vulnerabilities, and recommending controls to improve cyber security posture. We adhere to national standards, including the Center for Internet Security (CIS) Framework, and provide a comprehensive solution to meet your cybersecurity needs.
Identify vulnerabilities and protect your assets.