Covenant Security Solutions, Inc. And Insider Threat Defense Announce Strategic Partnership For Insider Threat Training Courses

The 2014 U.S. State Of Cyber Crime Survey revealed that 32% of cyber security specialists say insider crimes are more costly or damaging than incidents perpetrated by outsiders, but only 49% these respondents have a plan for responding to insider threats. Our August course will help cyber security professionals and senior executives deal with this very real and damaging threat

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The damages from an insider committing fraud or data theft in an organization can be severe, as numerous recent reports have shown.

(PRWEB) July 19, 2014

The first of our monthly Insider Threat courses will be held in Tyson's Corner on August 11th and 12th. By attending the Insider Threat Security Specialist course, attendees will learn the following.

1) Minimum standards and guidance for implementation of an Insider Threat Program.

2) How to work with a diverse group of stakeholders to develop, an appropriate Insider Threat Program.

3)Tools and methodologies to complete the assessment of an existing Insider Threat Program for weaknesses and to identify strategies to strengthen the program.

4) Identify Insider Threat risks, vulnerabilities and weaknesses within an organization, and provide actionable risk mitigation strategies to detect, deter and mitigate Insider Threats.

5) Develop, implement and support an Insider Threat Awareness and Reporting Program.

The Insider Threat Program Training Course has recently been taught to personnel supporting U.S. Government and DoD Agencies.

Now changes are coming to the National Industrial Security Program Operating Manual (NISPOM) that will require Defense Industrial Base Contractors to have Insider Threat Programs. Insider Threat Defense and Covenant Security Solutions, Inc. will provide assistance to Defense Industrial Base Contractors in the areas of; Insider Threat Program Training, Insider Threat Risk Management Briefings, Insider Threat Risk Mitigation Services, Insider Threat Auditing And Monitoring Solutions and Insider Threat Program Management Services.

About Covenant Security Solutions, Inc.: Small Business Leader In Cyber Security Support Services and Training

Covenant Security Solutions, Inc. (Covenant) provides information security and cyber solutions that acknowledge the intersection of people, processes and technology in developing a strategy that reduces your organization’s security risk.

Covenant offers A Powerful Blend of People, Processes and Technology
Information security is not just an IT issue—it's an enterprise issue. And not all threats come from the outside. Accounting, HR, customer service, vendors and contractors—all people and departments that interface with your information must understand their roles in risk management and how their actions matter. These principles drive Covenant's holistic approach to security risk management.

Covenant gives their clients peace of mind
When you work with Covenant, they give you custom solutions that are continually tested and refined—giving you a solid line of security risk management 24/7.Staff members across all departments understand their role in the big security picture. While you pursue your objectives, Covenant protects your information with a holistic security approach combining policies, technology and education. We enable you to see the entire risk landscape more clearly—and manage it more effectively.

Covenant is led by a multidisciplinary team of security engineers, analysts and trainers, who work together to offer four tightly integrated service areas that help your organization allocate resources appropriately and remain protected on all fronts.

Our service areas are listed below.

  •     Assessing Risk
  •     Security Engineering
  •     Audit & Compliance
  •     Training & Awareness
  •     Cyber Operations Support

Coventant is an award winning company. Most recently DiversityBusiness.com, the nation’s leading multicultural social media site, has named us as one of the top businesses for 2014. This exclusive ranking is a reflection of Covenant’s overall vision, leadership and economic accomplishments in moving America’s economy forward.