3PAO

Press Release: Sera-Brynn Renews Certification as a FedRAMP Certified Third Party Assessor for Cloud Service Providers

Sera-Brynn continues to offer FedRAMP readiness assessments, audits, and certified penetration testing, further expanding the breadth and depth of its industry-leading cybersecurity services. CHESAPEAKE, VA – January 14, 2021. Sera-Brynn, a leading cybersecurity firm, announced that it has been granted renewal of its certified status in the U.S. government’s Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program… Read more »

In the News: NEO Blockchain adds Spatium™ wallet to the list of approved wallets

In recent news, Spatium announced that its wallet for storing cryptocurrency was accepted into the NEO blockchain community.  In order to be accepted into the selective community, Spatium’s wallet underwent multiple, rigorous technical security reviews.  Sera-Brynn was the independent third-party evaluator.  Spatium states that its “software wallet promises greater security than today’s hardware wallets based… Read more »

But Seriously, What is a 3PAO?

3PAO means “third party assessment organization” under the FedRAMP program. FedRAMP is the U.S. government’s first program for the protection of federal information in the cloud. A 3PAO audits the cloud service provider because, in short, self-assessments are not permitted. Stated another way: a 3PAO is an independent entity that performs initial and period security… Read more »