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Simplify cybersecurity risk management and tackle your cybersecurity challenges with ease. TRAC automates the tedious risk assessment process and produces customized results that align with regulations, best practices, and your strategic goals.

Services

Virtual CISO

You don't have to navigate the complex cyber landscape alone. Utilize our knowledge and experience, combined with your team's insights into internal processes, people, and culture, to create a tailored approach to next-level cybersecurity.

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What are the benefits?

A Trusted Partner for Your Cybersecurity Journey

Icon_LockG Cybersecurity Strategy Alignment

Aligning cybersecurity strategies with overall business objectives can be challenging. With diverse experience and objectivity, a vCISO can help bridge this gap and ensure that security measures are in sync with organizational goals.

 
Icon_PersonO Reduced Risk of Turnover

High levels of stress and burnout are causing many CISOs to change careers. A loss at this level affects the continuity and effectiveness of cybersecurity efforts. Having a vCISO provides stability in cybersecurity leadership, mitigating turnover risk.

 
Icons_MoneyB Cost-Effective Leadership Get executive-level cybersecurity leadership without the financial commitment of a full-time hire, ensuring a flexible and cost-effective approach to managing and enhancing your security posture.  

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With the increasing number of breaches, the growing demand for information security consulting, and the limited availability of qualified specialists, outsourcing the key information security officer position through a vCISO is becoming a more practical solution.

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Levels of

Virtual CISO Partnerships

Partner with SBS for vCISO services customized to your unique needs. Whether you choose the Mentor, Partner, or Pro level, each service will enhance your organization's cybersecurity posture, protect sensitive data, defend against evolving threats, and nurture a proactive approach to cybersecurity management. 

vCISO Mentor

Your mentor will guide and strengthen your in-house security team.

vCISO Partner

Your partner will provide collaborative support to your in-house security team. 

vCISO Pro

Your pro will take on the workload and perform the functions of a CISO or ISO.

Customized scope of work.
Cybersecurity work plan development.
Cybersecurity consulting.
Exam/audit remediation plan development.
Alignment with your industry's cyber framework (FFIEC, NIST, CSF, HIPAA, etc.)
Timely industry news updates.
Security awareness training videos.
Security team mentorship.
Guidance on action item completion.
Optional access to the TRAC risk management software.
Collaborate with vCISO on workload management.
Offload cybersecurity tasks to vCISO.
Want to share the details with your team? Download the vCISO data sheet.


FAQ

Why choose vCISO instead of a traditional CISO?

Choosing a vCISO over a traditional CISO can offer several advantages, depending on the unique needs and circumstances of your organization.

  • Cost-effective
  • Added flexibility and scalability
  • Diverse expertise
  • Quick deployment
  • Reduced recruitment challenges
  • Tailored services
What qualifications and experience should I look for in a vCISO provider? Look for a vCISO with relevant certifications (e.g., CISSP, CISM), a proven track record, industry knowledge, and experience working in similar environments.
How does a vCISO work with our internal IT and security teams?

A vCISO collaborates with your internal teams, offering guidance, training, and support to strengthen your security efforts.

By working alongside a vCISO, you gain access to cybersecurity expertise and support that can empower your in-house teams, offload security responsibilities, or fully outsource the CISO or ISO role, ensuring the highest levels of security and peace of mind.

What is the cost associated with vCISO services, and how does it compare to hiring a full-time CISO?

Costs vary depending on the provider and scope of services. vCISO services are often more cost-effective than hiring a full-time CISO. Organizations can access high-level cybersecurity expertise without the expense of a full-time executive salary, benefits, and other associated costs, plus with a vCISO you don't have to stress about continuity during times of change.

 

What is the process for onboarding a vCISO and integrating them into our organization?

Onboarding typically includes assessing your current security posture, identifying priorities, and creating a roadmap for improvement.

Which vCISO level is best for me?

A vCSIO Mentor is a perfect fit for an organization whose CISO/ISO is inexperienced or does not have a secondary resource to handle CISO/ISO responsibilities.

A vCISO Partner is a perfect fit for an organization that has a qualified CISO/ISO but they do not have enough time to complete all information security program tasks.

A vCISO Pro is a perfect fit for an organization that does not have an appointed CISO/ISO.

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We are excited to have the opportunity to help you find the perfect solution that meets all of your needs.



Why Choose Us?

Tech savvy? Absolutely. But our team excels at breaking it down. Their ability to effectively communicate complex security concepts in a clear, relatable manner is a game-changer.

With us, you get more than just technical expertise; you get a cybersecurity advocate who connects, educates, and empowers your team.

We've created an Information Security Program (ISP) Blueprint to be used as a strategic tool that equips your organization to confidently navigate risks and make informed security decisions.

This knowledge can transform an organization from having a reactive, compliance-based security mindset to one that embraces and understands proactive security management.

We're not about off-the-shelf solutions.

Our passion lies in listening intently to our clients' pain points and concerns. This deep understanding enables us to tailor solutions uniquely suited to your needs, fostering lasting relationships built on trust and expertise.

Explore the difference working with SBS makes in addressing your challenges and propelling your success forward.

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5 Key Questions to Consider When Researching a vCISO Solution

Don't miss out on these critical insights! Download this buyer's guide for:

  • Five key questions your organization should review when gathering the data needed to choose the best solution.
  • A checklist outlining what should be included in a vCISO proposal.
  • An insider's list of 25+ questions that should be asked to any potential vCISO providers.
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⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐  11/28/2023

"The depth of testing they provide is like nothing I've seen from other vendors. We've always done external penetration testing and internal vulnerability scans, but SBS takes it a step further to show security gaps which were not discovered in the past. We've reached out to them long after the audit was completed and they were very helpful with any questions or clarification we had."

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⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐  11/14/2023

"I did not have to re-create the wheel to develop a comprehensive Information Security Program. The TRAC software has all the components, including policies, that are easy to use! I like how the program separates the requirements into different modules, as this is much easier to implement, but the end product integrates these modules and documents it into a comprehensive program that is usable."

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⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐  11/09/2023

"I have enjoyed working with our assigned consultant, but I have had the opportunity to work with numerous employees throughout SBS and all of them have been friendly, professional, and offered exceptional customer service. Kudos to SBS for building a strong, exceptional environment for their employees to thrive in."

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SECURITY TESTING WITH THE BEST

Jessica R. | Mid-Market

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐  11/09/2023

"SBS CyberSecurity performed my security penetration audit on our hospital's network this year. Our consultant provided excellent assistance with gathering information to perform the test as well as providing solutions that we were able to implement. They helped us recognize a flaw where the outside guest wifi could access the internal network which we were quickly able to stop with their assistance while the test was being performed."

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