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Sera-Brynn awarded PCI compliance services contract by Virginia DMV

Suffolk, Va., April 26, 2016 — Sera-Brynn has been awarded a contract by the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles to provide Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security Standards (DSS) Compliance Services to the agency. The award comes following a competitive bidding process. Sera-Brynn is the top-ranked cybersecurity firm in Virginia and No. 13 in the… Read more »

TeslaCrypt ransomware response advisory

During a recent incident response case, Sera-Brynn identified the command and control servers for the newest variant of the TeslaCrypt malware. We recommend adding the below information as a DENY ALL statement to all firewalls. Hash for the original dropper malware: 47a29963a3f22a1b4dcf62da23ab208a Hash for the payload file malware: 1326d09c506028ca58caac330e0a97ad TeslaCrypt infections may happen when a user visits poisoned… Read more »

Sera-Brynn To Present “Practical Solutions For Improving Your Cybersecurity” at Virginia Peninsula Chamber of Commerce Training Event

HAMPTON, Va. — On January 14, from 12 to 1 p.m., Heather Engel of Sera-Brynn, the top rated cybersecurity firm in Virginia, will present “Practical Solutions For Improving Your Cybersecurity ” at the Virginia Peninsula Chamber of Commerce’s (VPCC) monthly Pink Bag Lunch. Engel will discuss the effects of data breaches becoming widespread in all… Read more »

EVP Heather Engel Awarded Inside Business’ Woman Achievement Award for 2015

Sera-Brynn is pleased to announce that its Executive Vice President Heather Engel was one of 15 women recognized this month for achievements in business and philanthropy. Inside Business has been honoring women in business in Hampton Roads for 13 years with its annual Woman Achievement Awards, acknowledging women who have made a significant impact on… Read more »

The Top 10 Sera-Brynn Cybersecurity News Stories of 2015

We’re wrapping up another year of record company growth here at Sera-Brynn. You can say 2015 was marked by some great new partnerships we forged and the entry into new markets both here in the U.S. and around the world in the arena of cybersecurity. One of the highlights at Sera-Brynn is connecting with our… Read more »

Virginia STEAM Academy Partners with Cyber Risk Management Firm Sera-Brynn

Sera-Brynn is pleased to announce its partnership with the Virginia STEAM Academy to grow K-12 education initiatives across the state. As partners with the Virginia STEAM Academy, Sera-Brynn, the global cybersecurity management firm headquartered in Suffolk, Va., will help shape the Academy’s curriculum and applied learning experiences, increase students’ understanding of cyber risk management and… Read more »

Sera-Brynn remains a top global cybersecurity firm on the Cybersecurity 500 list

Virginia cybersecurity firm Sera-Brynn remains in the Cybersecurity 500’s top position in the state and 13th in the U.S. — as well as no. 16 in the world — on the strength of its continued fast growth and productized services. Sera-Brynn is top among 41 Virginia cybersecurity firms in the Cybersecurity 500 fourth quarter list… Read more »

Sera-Brynn and Kaufman & Canoles discuss DFARS and cybersecurity safeguards for government contractors

Recent high-profile attacks on government agencies highlight the risks federal contractors are taking when they aren’t serious about protecting government information. For Department of Defense contractors, Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) 252.204-7012 imposes security safeguards and mandatory reporting requirements on DoD contracting companies. In order to show compliance with DFARS, companies must implement, document,… Read more »

Sera-Brynn Recognizes October as National Cybersecurity Awareness Month

October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month as designated by Pres. Obama, highlighting the connected world we live in where the Internet touches virtually every aspect of daily life and cyber threats lurk in unexpected places. Sera-Brynn, a global Cyber Risk Management firm, encourages businesses, families and individuals to protect themselves against the threats of cybercrime… Read more »

Media Invite: Virginia’s Top Cybersecurity Firm To Kick Off National Cybersecurity Awareness Month

In a world that is ever more connected, with the Internet touching virtually every aspect of daily life, cyber threats are lurking in unanticipated places. In recognition of the importance and relevance of cybersecurity to all Americans, October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month as designated by Pres. Barack Obama. To aid members of the media… Read more »