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Complying with Increasingly Complex Security Standards

From healthcare to the financial industry, security standards seem to grow more complicated by the day. The challenge for organizations is to cost-effectively manage compliance with a wide variety of security standards, while not overburdening IT teams that are already faced with constrained resources and competing priorities.

Optiv can help. Our team of governance risk management and compliance experts leverage extensive experience and true business insight to help organizations make better decisions concerning compliance with security standards such as HIPAA, PCI DSS, Sarbanes-Oxley, NIST and others.

Through hundreds of engagements, our business-aligned approach to information security risk management has helped leading institutions get more from their compliance programs while making more informed decisions about enterprise governance, managing risk and allocating resources to better protect the organization.

Managing Security Standards with Optiv

Optiv is a leading provider of end-to-end information technology security solutions that enable organizations to successfully plan, build and run cyber security programs. Having served more than 12,000 clients in a wide variety of industries, our team has the breadth and depth of experience to help define security strategy, identify threats and risks, select and implement technology, and ensure that organizations are operationally ready to defend against an evolving threat landscape.

When it comes to compliance with security standards, our vast experience and practical expertise enable organizations to quickly roll-out or improve compliance programs. We help to take compliance efforts from a basic checklist functionality to a strategic approach that is aligned with business objectives. With help from Optiv's experts, organizations can respond to security standards with:

  • Compliance programs that are aligned to business need.
  • Better and more agile decision-making.
  • Governance, risk and compliance programs that are optimized across systems.

Optiv Services for Security Standards

We offer compliance assistance for a variety of security standards.

For organizations that store, process or transmit credit card data, we provide comprehensive services for compliance with PCI security standards, including PCI readiness review, gap analysis, ASV scanning services, SAT guidance, risk assessments, scope reduction strategy and penetration testing.

Our experience and expertise with healthcare organizations of all sizes translates into programs for compliance with security standards that include HIPAA, HITECH and HITRUST, with services that include healthcare control assessment, healthcare policy review and development, gap analysis, risk analysis and compliance consulting.

Additional services include:

  • Custom compliance consulting for a variety of security standards.
  • Standards benchmarking and consulting for SANS, COBIT and ISO risk management.
  • Supplier risk management services to ensure that vendors are in compliance with security standards.

Learn more about security standards and Optiv.