cybersecurity

Sera-Brynn Cybersecurity Firm Opens Chesapeake, Va. Headquarters

Suffolk, Va., June 23, 2020 – Sera-Brynn, LLC is pleased to announce the opening of its new headquarters in the Greenbrier business district of Chesapeake, Virginia. This announcement comes almost 10 years since Sera-Brynn’s inception. The facility will include a cybersecurity laboratory and call center to support CHECKLIGHT™, Sera-Brynn’s advanced endpoint monitoring solution. Sera-Brynn’s incident… Read more »

ICYMI: Sera-Brynn/MISI webinar: “How the DIB is Moving Towards CMMC” (June 17, 2020)

Today, Colin Glover of Sera-Brynn joined Armando Sey of the Maryland Innovation & Security Institute (MISI) for a presentation and Q&A session centered on the current state of the defense industrial base’s implementation of NIST-based cybersecurity standards. Highlighted was Sera-Brynn’s report, “Reality Check: Defense Industry’s Implementation of NIST SP 800-171. Keen insights from certified cybersecurity… Read more »

Really…what is CHECKLIGHT™?

  Sera-Brynn CEO and Towne Insurance EVP explain the concept behind the insurance industry technology product. We get asked this question all the time and thought addressing those inquiries via a “quick read” blogpost would be helpful. (Emphasis on “quick” … so it should only take three minutes or so to read.) Sera-Brynn is a… Read more »

A note on Sera-Brynn’s response to COVID-19

All Sera-Brynn cybersecurity analysts, consultants, and team members are presently working remotely in order to promote social distancing. Nonessential business travel has been suspended. Our ability to serve our customers has not been diminished. All Sera-Brynn team members are continuing to serve our customers’ cybersecurity needs. They can be reached by phone or email regardless… Read more »

Small Business Owners: Don’t let ransomware magnify your challenges.

In these trying times, the last thing you should have to worry about is having to shut down your business because your computers were hacked. Running a small business entails a lot of worries and sleepless nights. You are out there every day serving your customers, making things happen, and stressing out about surviving this… Read more »

Sera-Brynn Delivers New Way for Businesses to Monitor and Financially Recover from Cyberattacks – CHECKLIGHT™

SUFFOLK, Va., April 1, 2020 – Sera-Brynn, LLC today launched CHECKLIGHT, an innovative endpoint monitoring service designed for small and medium-sized businesses located anywhere in the United States and Canada. The monitoring service combines state-of-the-art cybersecurity technologies with artificial intelligence, machine learning, dynamic threat intelligence, and the expertise of DoD-trained security analysts. CHECKLIGHT is a… Read more »

CMMC Model 1.0 Released: DoD’s unified cybersecurity standard for future acquisitions

In a major effort to strengthen the cybersecurity posture of the hundred of thousands of Defense Industrial Base (DIB) subcontractors, the Department of Defense today released final Model Version 1.0 of the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) framework. This version replaces previously released versions 0.4, 0.6, and 0.7, which have been made available to the… Read more »

Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) Version 0.7 Arrives!

  The Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) Draft Version 0.7 is live and available here. Version 0.7 includes Level 4-5 practices and modifies some maturity processes and Level 1-3 practices. This draft is another step closer to the final version — CMMC 1.0. The CMMC will be a new contractual requirement for all DoD contractors. … Read more »

National Cybersecurity Career Awareness Week – We Need YOU!

  “You are more qualified than you may think.” When looking for a career path, many people examine areas of interest that have 2 key factors: available jobs and good pay. The United States Department of Labor’s occupational employment statistics are updated every spring to highlight trends in these factors. There has been a lot… Read more »

Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) Version 0.6 Arrives

  The Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) Draft Version 0.6 is live and available here. Draft version 0.6 includes CMMC Levels 1 – 3. Of note, “CMMC Levels 4-5 are not included in this release because public comments are still being addressed.”  The updates to CMMC Levels 4 – 5 are expected to be provided… Read more »