A cyber security assessment tests how vulnerable your business is to cyberattacks. This includes threat detection, threat response times, and threat defense. In other words, it’s how well your business can find and resolve security attacks. And how quickly you can recover from an attack.
Cyber security assessments are different from audits in that they’re more personalized. Audits are simple checklists. Whereas assessments cater to a business or industry. Besides, assessments ensure you’re compliant with specialized security standards like:
Identify assets to evaluate. These can include devices, data, networks, and so on.
Analyze each asset and identify its value. Value can be cost, or it can be intangible.
Check for ways your assets can be exploited by a hacker or cybercriminal.
Explore whether it’s worth protecting assets based on how much that protection costs.
Implement your new cyber security policy and make sure it’s constantly monitored.
technology is always evolving and so are hackers, make sure to do an in-depth assessment yearly.
Verticomm offers comprehensive cyber security assessments.
Each assessment includes features like: