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How to Work with the C-Suite to Ensure Proper Cybersecurity Resourcing

How to Work with the C-Suite to Ensure Proper Cybersecurity Resourcing

Learn best practices for working with the C-suite for proper cybersecurity budget and resourcing needs. – As the United States (and the world) experiences rising costs in food, gas, and housing; the stock market remains volatile; and major banks such as Citigroup raise global recession concerns, companies are watching their balance sheets closely. At the same time, organizations face the potential of new state-sponsored …

TalaTek Achieves CMMC AB Registered Practitioner Organization Designation

TalaTek Achieves CMMC AB Registered Practitioner Organization Designation

TYSON’S CORNER, Va., December 14, 2020 – TalaTek, an integrated risk management firm, today announced that it has been recognized by the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) Accreditation Board (AB) as a Registered Practitioner Organization (RPO).

TalaTek Announces Merger Agreement with CISO Global

TalaTek Announces Merger Agreement with CISO Global

TYSONS CORNER, Va., July 21, 2020 – TalaTek, an integrated risk management firm, announced a definitive merger agreement with CISO Global Corporation (OTC: CISO), a cybersecurity consulting and managed services company.

TiGRIS from TalaTek is now available in AWS Marketplace

TiGRIS from TalaTek is now available in AWS Marketplace

– TalaTek, an integrated risk management firm, today announced that its flagship governance, risk management, and compliance (GRC) solution, the TalaTek intelligent Governance and Risk Integrated Solution (TiGRIS) is available for purchase in AWS Marketplace. Amazon Web Services (AWS) customers

Joshua Grove Named TalaTek CTO

Joshua Grove Named TalaTek CTO

Our legacy solution and our hardworking team has paved much of the way. Fully launching TiGRIS will take us from ‘grit to great.’ As a strategic leader at TalaTek, I’m committed to securing our future success.

TalaTek Selected by CMMC-AB as CMMC Third-Party-Assessor-Approved Organization

TalaTek Selected by CMMC-AB as CMMC Third-Party-Assessor-Approved Organization

Company Named as Auditor on CMMC-AB Marketplace as DoD Ramps Up Efforts to Secure National Supply Chain :: TYSON’S CORNER, Va., March 31, 2021 – TalaTek, an integrated risk management firm, today announced that it is one of the first organizations to be accredited as a Certified Third-Party Assessor organization (C3PAO) by the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification Accreditation …

TalaTek Named a StateRAMP 3PAO Assessor

TalaTek Named a StateRAMP 3PAO Assessor

Company Extends Expertise to Enable State and Local Governments to Better Protect Data in the Cloud – TYSON’S CORNER, Va., February 18, 2021 – TalaTek, an integrated risk management firm, today announced that it is now a StateRAMP 3PAO (third-party assessment organization). As a StateRAMP assessor, TalaTek is helping to ensure cloud service providers (CSPs) that deliver services to state and local governments …

TalaTek SaaS GRC Solution, TiGRIS, Now StateRAMP Authorized

TalaTek SaaS GRC Solution, TiGRIS, Now StateRAMP Authorized

TalaTek SaaS GRC Solution, TiGRIS, Now StateRAMP Authorized TiGRIS Authorized for Agencies Seeking Cloud-Certified Solutions to Manage Compliance and Risk ManagementTYSONS CORNER, Va., May 25, 2022 – TalaTek, an integrated risk management firm and a CISO Global...

Once Bracing For A Spike In Demand, CMMC AB Now Worries About A Shortage

Once Bracing For A Spike In Demand, CMMC AB Now Worries About A Shortage

The Department of Defense’s recent dramatic paring down of its contractor cyber requirements could collapse the market of cybersecurity assessors, the CEO of the accreditation body tasked with setting up that market told FedScoop. David McKeown, the DOD’s …

How TalaTek Uses Amazon CloudWatch for Security Information and Event Management

How TalaTek Uses Amazon CloudWatch for Security Information and Event Management

TalaTek LLC is an Amazon Web Services (AWS) Partner and full-service risk management firm that provides expert services in risk management, cybersecurity, and compliance.TalaTek delivers IT and risk management solutions based on NIST and ISO27001. We specialize in compliance solutions and implementing NIST standards to meet FISMA, HIPAA, and other privacy standards and regulations for …

It Only Takes One Weak Link to Create Unimaginable Consequences on Life in the U.S.

It Only Takes One Weak Link to Create Unimaginable Consequences on Life in the U.S.

Managing Director at Ciso Global, Chief Compliance Officer and the President of TalaTek, Baan Alsinawi shares her cybersecurity journey from a teenager who wanted to understand computers and held several positions in IT from help desk to systems engineering and cybersecurity. Founding her own business focusing on compliance, Baan says she spends maybe only 20% of her day on technical tasks and that there is always so more to do. Finding the right

Let the dust settle on CMMC 2.0

Let the dust settle on CMMC 2.0

For the past several months, there has been a frantic scrambling by all stakeholders involved in the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) program — the Accreditation Body (AB), the Defense Department, the third-party assessment organizations (C3PAO) and defense industrial base (DIB) vendors — to determine the best path forward to secure the

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US DoD’s CMMC Guidelines — What You Need to Know

Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification or CMMC is a new security program being released by the US DoD. If you are a DoD contractor, your livelihood could be at stake as contract requirements and contractors will need to be certified or a contract won’t be awarded. Listen in as TelaTek’s Director of Operations, Johann Dettweiler breaks down these new requirements published in his latest journal article with ISACA’s CMMI Professional Practice Lead, Kileen Harrison. Johann discusses…

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