AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–CynergisTek, Inc. (NYSE American: CTEK), leading cybersecurity, privacy, compliance, and IT audit firm helping organizations in highly regulated industries navigate emerging security and privacy issues, announces a well-known medical center with 390+ beds has signed two contracts totaling over $300,000 for a three-year managed service renewal and a Vendor Security Management renewal. CynergisTek will provide this client with its signature Compliance Assist Partner Program (CAPP) service, which will include continuing cybersecurity services such as an enterprise risk assessment, advisory services, and an interoperability security controls assessment. CynergisTek will also provide its Vendor Security Management service which will include a risk assessment of the organization’s vendors with included support to vendors and customizable reporting.
CynergisTek’s team of experts will continue to assist this client in strengthening its risk management program, meeting compliance requirements, and achieving its goal of improving the overall maturity of its controls. In addition, their second managed service, VSM, will continue to address supply chain risks associated with third parties. Both services are focused on enabling safe and secure operations by improving their security posture.
“We are excited about this continued partnership as it allows us to assist in the maturity of their overall cyber risk program in a meaningful way by assessing, validating, and advising on cybersecurity threats. We are especially proud to support this organization in promoting an interoperability security controls assessment which is unique to this CAPP engagement and will aid the organization in protecting EHI,” said Dave Bailey, VP of Security Services at CynergisTek.
“This client has been a partner for many years, and we’ve had the privilege of being a part of their journey in evolving their cyber program. The extension of our support through these services highlights their commitment to maintaining and securing sensitive patient data. This kind of commitment and effort to build a proactive program makes them the kind of partner we enjoy working with and serving,” said Mac McMillan, CEO of CynergisTek.
About CynergisTek, Inc.
CynergisTek is a top-ranked cybersecurity consulting firm helping organizations in highly-regulated industries, including those in healthcare, government, and finance navigate emerging security and privacy issues. CynergisTek combines intelligence, expertise, and a distinct methodology to validate a company’s security posture and ensure the team is rehearsed, prepared, and resilient against threats. Since 2004, CynergisTek has been dedicated to hiring and retaining experts who bring real-life experience and hold advanced certifications to support and educate the industry by contributing to relevant industry associations. For more information, visit www.cynergistek.com or follow us on Twitter or LinkedIn.
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