Manage Risk with a Superior Security Assessment
As you work diligently to mitigate the myriad of threats to IT security, a security assessment can provide the critical insight and data you need to develop the most effective cyber security strategy.
By identifying and quantifying risks and documenting the effectiveness of existing controls, a security assessment enables you to make smarter decisions about your current technology, potential new investments and the optimal approach to enterprise risk management based on your environment and business goals.
Performing a superior security assessment not only requires proven methodologies but an extensive and in-depth understanding of the security space. When your IT team lacks the expertise, resources or bandwidth to manage your security assessment initiatives, the security professionals at Optiv have the know-how and expertise to fill the gaps.
A Security Assessment with Optiv
Created in the recent merger of two leading IT security companies, Optiv is the largest comprehensive pure-play information security company in North America. With a highly skilled staff of subject matter experts, thought leaders and seasoned security professionals, we provide a full range of services, solutions and technology to help our clients run remarkably effective security programs.
Security assessment services from Optiv can help you to:
- Understand your current risk posture as compared to leading practices and compliance requirements
- Reconcile current controls with your appetite for risk
- Document existing controls and security efforts
- Identify and quantify risks to your information assets
- Understand the strengths and weaknesses of your current defenses
- Examine weaknesses from the perspective of the attacker
- Align your IT risk management programs with your security and business goals
- Identify areas of operation where the risk to your organization may be too high
Our Security Assessment Services
Optiv security assessment services include security maturity assessments and security risk assessments.
In a security maturity assessment, our team will evaluate your current controls and benchmark them against leading practices. With a better understanding of how you manage risk relative to best practices and your risk appetite, you can optimize your security investments more effectively.
In a security risk assessment, Optiv experts will help you assess and identify areas of weakness and modify your security posture to address them. This IT security audit can help to ensure compliance with regulatory frameworks and technical safeguards, and reveal where essential information like credit card data or protected individual information could be at risk.
Learn more about security assessment services from Optiv.