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Sera-Brynn to present on NIST SP 800-171 Regulatory Requirements in Blacksburg, VA

Sera-Brynn’s Chief Strategy Officer, Heather Engel, will present a two-hour workshop on Strategic Planning for Cyber Risk: Protecting Data and Meeting Regulatory Requirements with NIST SP 800-171 on March 27, 2018 from 2:00pm to 4:00pm. Sponsored by the Virginia Tech Corporate Research Center, this session will discuss what these requirements may mean for your organization,… Read more »

Upcoming Webinar – Cybersecurity Compliance for Higher Education: 2018 and Beyond

Register Here: http://www.williamsmullen.com/events/university-nist-protecting-data-and-your-institution-era-increased-regulation Webinar 03.06.2018 11:00am — 03.06.2018 12:00pm The complexity of operations, research and compliance mandates in higher education presents unique challenges in securing information systems. Cybersecurity compliance affects everything from the handling of student data to the use of cloud services and supply chain management. Join us with featured guest Heather Engel, CSO… Read more »

Cybersecurity Acronyms for Higher Education

A glossary of acronyms and definitions to help higher education professionals understand cybersecurity compliance. Post-secondary and higher education institutions are awash with state, federal, and industry-driven requirements aimed at protecting both student and government data.   Student data is at the core of some requirements, government-funded research data is at the core of others.  As a… Read more »

A New Model for Supply Chain Cybersecurity: Less Reporting, More Hands-On Help for the Most Vulnerable Links in the Chain

New advisory service from Sera-Brynn helps businesses with supply chain cybersecurity. Suffolk, VA – December 5, 2017. U.S. and international regulations demand businesses address cybersecurity throughout their supply chain. Sera-Brynn, LLC, a FedRAMP-authorized assessor and cyber risk management firm, has expanded services for clients to efficiently and effectively manage cyber risk in their supply chains…. Read more »

Sera-Brynn Announces Award of GSA Professional Services Schedule

Sera-Brynn, LLC, a FedRAMP-authorized assessor and cyber risk management firm, was recently awarded a General Services Administration (GSA) Professional Services Schedule (PSS) as a preferred vendor for government agencies seeking cybersecurity professional services. Sera-Brynn is now authorized under a five year contract to provide federal agencies direct and expedited IT services, including Penetration Testing, Incident… 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 »

CLE Course: Cyber Security 101 – DOD Contractor Compliance: Legal, Technical, and Accounting Perspectives

Cybersecurity firm Sera-Brynn featured in CLE to explain U.S. Department of Defense cyber regulations in light of December 31, 2017 deadline. SUFFOLK, VA – July 20, 2017. Experts from cybersecurity firm Sera-Brynn and Pepper Hamilton LLP, a multi-practice, nationwide law firm, teamed up to create a continuing legal education (CLE) for attorneys interested in emerging… Read more »

In Fast-Moving Cybersecurity Industry, Sera-Brynn Named #9 in Global Rankings

Cybersecurity 500 List recognizes Sera-Brynn as a hot and innovative company to watch in 2017. SUFFOLK, VA – Amongst 500 globally-ranked cybersecurity companies, Virginia-based Sera-Brynn, LLC has moved up the ranks to number 9. When Cybersecurity Ventures, a California-based cybersecurity research and market intelligence company, released its Q2 “Cybersecurity 500” list on June 21, 2017,… Read more »

Virginia Economic Development Partnership Appoints Heather Engel of Sera-Brynn to Board of Directors

SUFFOLK, VA – Heather Engel, Chief Strategy Officer and Partner of Sera-Brynn, has been appointed to the Virginia Economic Development Partnership Board of Directors. Cybersecurity is one of the Governor’s top priorities and a key component of the new Virginia Economy. Ms. Engel has an extensive background in cybersecurity and risk management, and has been… Read more »