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JustProtect's Bryan Urias makes Tampa Bay 25 Under 25

Sep 10, 2021 12:58:52 PM / by Haley Keitel posted in Tampa, Startups, Award

Congrats to our information security manager Bryan Urias for earning a spot on the Tampa Bay 25 Under 25 list!

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Why the SolarWinds Lawsuit should concern CFOs as well as CISOs

Aug 20, 2021 10:00:00 AM / by Haley Keitel posted in cybersecurity, Security, CISO, CFO, data breach

SolarWinds is facing a continued lawsuit from investors that has specifically named the CFO and now the CISO, as a result of their lack of disclosure controls and systems surrounding their cybersecurity risk management following a major breach.  

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10 tips for cybersecurity professionals

Aug 19, 2021 2:00:00 PM / by Haley Keitel posted in cybersecurity, Strategy, Security, CISO

We want to equip you with tips on how to markedly improve efficacy in your role. While these tips are general enough to apply to anyone in security, we find that they are geared towards anyone fresh to the industry or new in a cybersecurity role 

Read on for our top ten tips for cybersecurity professionals like yourself. 

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How to create a CMMC Compliance Checklist?

Aug 6, 2021 5:17:07 PM / by Bryan "SOC" Urias posted in CMMC

The Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) is a unified standard for implementing cybersecurity across the defense industrial base (DIB). It provides a set of controls for organizations to implement.

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How does one get CMMC Certified?

Aug 6, 2021 5:13:20 PM / by Bryan "SOC" Urias posted in CMMC

The Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) is a unified standard for implementing cybersecurity across the defense industrial base (DIB). It provides a set of controls for organizations to implement.

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3 ways to simplify cybersecurity and risk management without the anxiety

Jul 21, 2021 5:00:00 PM / by Haley Keitel posted in compliance, cybersecurity, 3rd party, Risk Assessor, Security, privacy

Here are three quick ways to simplify your risk management processes without increasing your anxiety or your costs.

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Why a company like yours doesn't need a fully formalized ISMS.

Jul 7, 2021 1:21:01 PM / by Bryan "SOC" Urias posted in cybersecurity, Strategy, dashboards, Security

An Information Security Management System (ISMS) is simply a framework for information security practices within your organization. You may immediately jump to think about a full set of policies and procedures, several stacks of network appliances, certifications, and an endless number of hoops to jump through.

The good news is that you don’t have to start there, the most important step is not the first step or the last step. It’s the next step. You can simply begin using risk-based strategies to build your ISMS one layer at a time.

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First American Financial Corporation Enforcement

Jun 30, 2021 3:19:25 PM / by Haley Keitel posted in compliance, cybersecurity, Policy, Security

First American Financial Corporation (FAFC) is facing the first-ever penalty from the SEC in the form of a cease-and-desist order and civil fines, as a result of their lack of disclosure controls and systems surrounding their cybersecurity risk management. 

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How assessments can prevent ransomware

Jun 21, 2021 4:48:04 PM / by Haley Keitel posted in cybersecurity, assessments, Security, ransomware

Ransomware is not isolated to tech companies, which is clearer than ever given the attacks this year. In a recent interview with Now This, our CEO Vikas Bhatia, discussed the fundamentals of these attacks and how companies across industries can better prepare by utilizing a third-party risk management plan. 

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Introducing the SIG offering

May 26, 2021 8:30:00 AM / by Haley Keitel posted in assessments, 3rd party, enterprise, SIG

We’re excited to announce the Standardized Information Gathering (SIG) questionnaire license offering in conjunction with the JustProtect platform.

If you are new to JustProtect, welcome! We are a regulation and content-agnostic cloud-based platform that centralizes, automates, and simplifies the assessment process for companies with or without a GRC. Whether it’s third-party risk, procurement, internal audits, or compliance readiness, we can reduce time and the human cost of your assessment process.

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