Consulting

solutionsCDS offers varying levels of custom consulting services to fit the needs of our clients. Consulting services range from implementation advice for the NIST Cybersecurity Framework, to Strategic and Tactical consulting services, all geared towards making your company safer from cyber threats.

Strategic Consulting

CDS strategic consulting services answers the “what” part of the cybersecurity question. What as an organization are you trying to accomplish for cybersecurity, what information needs to be protected, and what are the risks.

CDS’s security experience helps you to reduce risk, enable efficiencies and improve your organizations cybersecurity structure. We can provide tools like vulnerability assessments that will provide insight and answers on how your current tactics protect and secure your important data all the way to full scale penetrations testing.

Our business experience ensures that we understand everything comes at a cost and that downtime is not acceptable. You can be assured that CDS has the capabilities and expertise to enable you to protect your data.

CDS’s Cybersecurity Strategic Consulting will:

  • Identify and help you to understand your critical security risks
  • Define your cybersecurity future and develop a strategic plan that fits your needs
  • Be there to provide input and to guide your staff

Tactical Consulting

CDS tactical consulting services help your organization employ the cybersecurity defense necessary to defend against and if necessary stop current attacks.

We can provide tools like vulnerability assessments that will provide insight and answers on how your current tactics protect and secure your important data. CDS can also stop a breach and provide forensic expertise that can identify what was lost, how it was done, and who performed the crime.

CDS’s Cybersecurity Tactical Consulting will:

  • Setup and execute Phishing campaigns 
  • Setup and execute Penetration Tests
  • Provide Cybersecurity Evaluations to the NIST Cybersecurity Framework
  • Provide baseline security analysis of your current cybersecurity posture
  • Installation and configuration of Active Cyber Defense systems
  • Help answer any cybersecurity issues that arise
  • Be there to provide input and to guide your staff

Benefits of using CDS

  • We offer proven technical solutions in critical areas of vulnerability threat testing.
  • Our consultants have over 25 years of experience in both business and government information security.
  • Our consultants have the industry expertise to help you achieve security compliance (PCI, HIPAA, etc.).

CDS Understands

In house and contracted IT staff are often over worked dealing with user and infrastructure issues and projects. Cybersecurity is a very specialized field and most organizations don’t have the in house staff to properly define and implement cybersecurity initiatives. Fines associated with non-compliance and breaches are not the only problem, damage to your brand can cost much more. At CDS we understand these issues and want to partner with you and your IT staff to improve your security throughout the entire Data Security Lifecycle.