Overview – what is it?       

Not all organizations have the resources to hire a full time Chief Information Security Officer (CISO), and yet security and risk management are just as critical to the resilience of small and mid-size companies as it is to Fortune 500 enterprises.

FocusPoint is a flexible and cost-effective alternative to a full-time CISO. You have the benefit of a multifaceted security team that can identify and mitigate vulnerabilities, establish security best practices, and implement the right technology to protect your business operations.

Finding and hiring a qualified individual that has the operational and technical experience to oversee your security strategy is challenging at best. Our outsourced CISO’s have decades of real-world security experience and are available on-site or virtually depending on your requirements. You have the benefit of a multifaceted security team that can define a comprehensive strategy, establish a clear technology roadmap and implement a strong security program to protect your business operations.

Benefits – What do you get?       

What skills do CISO’s bring?       

Your CISO will have previously held a senior security management role for a number of years and will help you avoid making costly novice mistakes. Your CISO’s areas of expertise include:

  • Secure architecture and configurations
  • Access control and privilege auditing
  • All areas of application security
  • Adherence to compliance regulations such as SOX, HIPPA, PCI, GDPR and others
  • Incident response, risk assessment and security policies and process
  • Security Information and Event Management (SIEM), File Integrity Monitoring (FIM)
  • Intrusion Detection and Prevention (IDS/IPS)
  • Encryption and tokenization
  • Cryptographic key management and performance
  • End-to-end and point-to-point encryption
  • Holistic anti-malware and rootkit detection
  • Secure messaging, MDM, anti-virus, anti-SPAM, DLP, archiving/journaling
  • Network segmentation
  • DDoS mitigation and clean pipe solutions
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Are you a prior CISO? Are you interested in helping small to medium organizations? Let’s start the conversation.


1611 West County Road B West, Suite 221
Roseville, MN 55113
Phone: 1.612.206.0118
Email: careers@focuspointtechnologies.com
Web: https://www.focuspointtechnologies.com