In today’s connected everything world, cybersecurity is fundamental. Massive growth in platforms, applications and data may equal technology overload and leave companies at risk for a cyberattack. Layer complex industry standards, regulatory requirements, and data privacy concerns on top and the task becomes even more challenging. Being prepared requires an active approach to assess, prevent, monitor and respond to vulnerabilities, attacks and breaches. You must know who is accessing what assets, navigate the shared security responsibilities of the Cloud, ensure that customer data is protected, and create visibility to not only monitor and detect attacks but even predict threats before they happen.
Brand reputation depends on a trusted relationship, and customers demand to know that their interactions and data are protected from attack, exposure, and misuse.
We will help identify and manage access to systems and data, find and eliminate vulnerabilities, and run security operations through strategic assessment, security model implementation, and ongoing monitoring.
Definition and applications of a cybersecurity model allows you to operate with confidence despite continued cyber threats and growing, complex regulatory requirements.
As the Practice Director of Cybersecurity at Apex, Cory provides subject matter expertise and virtual CISO (vCISO) services on security strategy, governance, risk, compliance, controls, and technologies/toolsets. He has over 15 years of experience as a trusted advisor in cybersecurity across a multitude of industries and is a practitioner in building cybersecurity programs using the NIST, ISO/IEC, HIPAA, GLBA, FFIEC, PCI-DSS, DFARS, NERC CIP, SSAE (SOC 1,2,3), SOX-404, ITIL, COBIT, and COSO frameworks. Cory has a Master’s in Information Management and maintains industry certifications such as Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Information System Auditor (CISA), Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification – Registered Professional (CMMC-RP), and holds a certificate in Cloud Security Knowledge (CCSK) and IT Infrastructure Library (ITILv3 – F).