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TalaTek Announces Merger Agreement with Cerberus

TalaTek Announces Merger Agreement with Cerberus

TalaTek Announces Merger Agreement with Cerberus FedRAMP-authorized risk management provider now a wholly owned subsidiary of Cerberus SentinelTYSONS CORNER, Va., July 21, 2020 – TalaTek, an integrated risk management firm, announced a definitive merger agreement with...

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.

New Director Touts ‘True Risk Management’

New Director Touts ‘True Risk Management’

As TalaTek’s new Director of Operations, Johann Dettweiler is responsible for coordinating all business functions, from human resources to production. Having served as security specialist and consultant, technical team lead, assessor, and …

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 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 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 …

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 Cerberus Sentinel, 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

Trust Ourselves and be Courageous by Baan Alsinawi

Trust Ourselves and be Courageous by Baan Alsinawi

Managing Director at Cerberus Sentinel, 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

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 …

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