Compliance

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 »

How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Cyber Security: Sera-Brynn CEO Perspective

By Rob S. Hegedus CEO, Sera-Brynn In a market economy, supply follows demand, and the demand for cyber security will reach over $170B in the next five years. Not surprisingly, it seems a lot of companies are jumping into the market. “Cybersecurity” is now the “service du jour.” Traditional information technology firms, government contractors, and… Read more »

Cybersecurity Tips For Small Businesses – Part 2 of 3

All businesses, of all sizes, are vulnerable to cyber attacks and breaches. Even the smallest family owned company on Main Street, USA. Heather Engel, EVP of Sera-Brynn, recently hosted a roundtable discussion with local business professionals at the Virginia Peninsula Chamber of Commerce to discuss the basics of how to mitigate cyber risk by identifying… Read more »

Cybersecurity Tips For Small Businesses – Part 1 of 3

Large businesses. Medium businesses. Small businesses. Business is business. Every company, large or small needs to be aware of the threat of cyber attacks and the steps to take in the event that it becomes the target of one. Heather Engel, EVP of Sera-Brynn, recently hosted a roundtable discussion with local business professionals at the… Read more »

Healthcare Related Cyber Attacks – What’s Going On?

Over the last few months, there has been a rash of successful healthcare related cyber-attacks in the news. These breaches range from hundreds of thousands to tens of millions of compromised records. LifeWise Health Plan. LifeWise is notifying more than 250,000 patients who may have had their personal data compromised by a cyber-attack in late… Read more »

Data Breaches are Inevitable. How you Prepare Matters.

You cannot protect your business from a data breach. You can only prepare for it. Given enough time, the odds that your business will be the victim of some form of data breach are 100%. As the only Payment Card Industry (PCI) Qualified Security Assessor (QSA) in Southeastern Virginia (and one of only four in… Read more »