Search Results for: FedRAMP

Kicking the Tires on FedRAMP

Straight talk about whether FedRAMP accreditation is right for you. In the world of FedRAMP, you are either a cloud service provider (CSP) or a user of cloud services. Many of our CSP clients are asked about FedRAMP accreditation. In some cases, a government user has told them they should be FedRAMP accredited. This is… Read more »

Is “FedRAMP Ready” Status in your PaaS, IaaS, or SaaS’ Future?

“FedRAMP Ready” is an official designation from the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program, or FedRAMP. The status of “FedRAMP Ready” is awarded to cloud service providers who undergo an independent security assessment to show they are ready to move ahead with the full FedRAMP authorization process.  Achieving FedRAMP Ready status is typically a singular… Read more »

FedRAMP: A Heavyweight Security Framework for Cloud Service Providers

You need FedRAMP if you want to prove your cloud services is secure enough for U.S. government data. Read the full September 6, 2018 article published on cybersecurityventures.com here. In its latest Compliance Report for Cybersecurity Ventures, Sera-Brynn shared how FedRAMP came into being, who should care, and why being FedRAMP-authorized is important for companies. “The… Read more »

The Heavyweight Rules and Concepts You Need to Know About FedRAMP

The first rule of FedRAMP is … You do not talk about FedRAMP! (Sorry, that’s of course a quote from Fight Club, a movie about an insomniac office worker looking to shake things up with, well… fighting.) The real first rule about FedRAMP is that companies should attain the certification to show that their cloud… Read more »

Government Contracts Cyber Café Series – Cloud Computing – FedRAMP Certification

Registration is required to join this event. If you have not registered, please use the link below. Event status: Not started (Register) Date and time: Tuesday, May 15, 2018 8:30 am Eastern Daylight Time (New York, GMT-04:00) Duration: 45 minutes Description: Join us for the second installment of our webinar series that covers the top… Read more »

Cloud Service Provider Requirements for FedRAMP Compliance

By Lindsey Benes, Sera-Brynn Security Analyst In the realm of securing sensitive data, acronyms abound and FedRAMP is one heard quite often. The Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program, or FedRAMP, was developed to standardize the approach to security assessment, authorization and continuous monitoring for cloud products and services. FedRAMP was developed in collaboration with… Read more »

FedRAMP

There are a few reasons you’re here: 1. You’re a Cloud Service Provider and want a 3PAO for pre-assessment or authorization services. Sera-Brynn’s audit teams have hands-on, practical experience assessing complex cloud environments. Most have a background specifically in government infosec, and our process is efficient. We don’t outsource our penetration tests, so you know… Read more »

Critical FedRAMP 3PAO U.S. Federal Certification Attained by Cybersecurity Firm Sera-Brynn

Sera-Brynn Attains 3PAO FedRAMP Assessor Certification, one of fewer than 50 companies to do so. Suffolk, VA, July 25, 2017 (Newswire.com) – Sera-Brynn, LLC, a leading cyber security audit and advisory firm, announced it is now an independent, Third Party Assessment Organization (3PAO) under the FedRAMP program. FedRAMP, the term for the Federal Risk and… Read more »

CMMC Cometh

Tomorrow, September 29, 2020, the Department of Defense anticipates issuing an interim rule to amend the Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) to implement a DoD Assessment Methodology and Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification framework in order to assess contractor implementation of cybersecurity requirements and enhance the protection of unclassified information within the DoD supply chain…. Read more »

Sera-Brynn Wins Subcontract Award under NIH Center for Information Technology BPA Agreement

Chesapeake, Va., August 11, 2020 – Sera-Brynn, LLC announces the signing of a significant sub-contract with GovernmentCIO to support its recent contract award to support the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Rob Hegedus, CEO of Sera-Brynn, said, “The team at Sera-Brynn is thrilled to be a member of GovernmentCIO’s winning team. We are committed to… Read more »