Corporate Cyber Conundrum
As Enterprises are looking at innovative ways to digitize and modernize, Corporate Leaders are demanding stronger evidence between the annual cyber spend and firms risk posture. Without clear understanding of business context and priorities, cybersecurity initiatives may result in unnecessary costs without potentially reducing risks where it matters.
Issues in Business' Cybersecurity Investments
Lack of Business Context
Limited Resources and Budget vs. Competing Priorities
Complex Operational Landscape
Ability to Communicate Business Value and Risks in Business Terms
CyberMinds Solutions' Business Threat Risk Analyzer Fabric
CyberMinds Solutions' framework brings a unique, holistic, and structured approach by correlating business taxonomy, threats, risks, and controls into a measurable, traceable, and predictive outcome.
Built on the industry's best practices and standards, firms can perform end-to-end analysis and profiling of threats, risks, and across the entire business stack to focus on reducing the most significant risks.
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Advantages of the Business Threat Risk Analyzer
Cybersecurity measures are aligned with business needs.
Business assets are protected against the prominent risks it faces.
Enables shared understanding between Business, IT, and Cyber.
Verifiable and differentiated controls eliminate unnecessary costs.
Common Industry Use Cases
"The Cyber world tends to be operationally focused. Little effort is spent in creating a stronger operational-strategic alignment to deliver controls that can provide better and a sustained value to the business. The Fabric is our attempt to infuse business-architectural thinking & discipline into Cyber Initiatives. With clear linkages between controls implementation and business outcomes, CISO teams can effectively communicate the value of Cyber in a language Corporate leaders can understand. "
- Benazeer Daruwalla, Founder & CEO
What is Unique about the Fabric compared to what other Consulting Agencies have to offer?CyberMinds Consulting’s Business Threat Risk Analyzer Fabric (The Fabric) brings a holistic, business-first approach by correlating business taxonomy, threats, risks, and controls into a measurable and actionable risk mitigation plan. It simplifies disparate and overlapping yet necessary processes & standards so that businesses can make informed, and quantifiable decisions around their Cyber Initiatives. The Fabric provides flexibility and can be adapted to solve any of modern-day Cyber Use cases including Zero-Trust, Ransomware, Cloud, Cyber Modernization, Regulatory Coverage to name a few. At a fraction of the price charged by the large consulting firms, CyberMinds Consulting will bring high-tough, functional, and affordable expertise with simple, fixed-priced engagements with total clarity on roles, responsibilities, and outcomes. Unlike our peers, we are transparent with 'what' you need to do and provide a complete insight into 'how' to execute successfully.
What Industry Sectors are supported?All our assets are categorized by Industry Sector. We primarily work with Mid-size Enterprises across Financial Services, Hospitals & Health Care, Biotech/Pharma, Retail, Travel & Transportation, Communication and Utilities.
What does threat analysis model entail?Our Threat analysis includes identification and assessment of threat scenarios across the entire business stack. It combines historical breach information and real-time threat Intel to assess potential exposures, and their impact on business outcomes.
What does risk analysis model entail?We leverage the concepts promoted by Open FAIR for risk analysis and quantification. Our model uses curated data from publicly available and credible sources. The model is further categorized by Industry sectors and threat scenarios. During the Engagement, we will enrich the baseline with Enterprises’ operational data to make it relevant and contextual. Our risk model considers various business risks including Operational, Regulatory, Financial, Environmental, Health & Safety, Vendor and Platform Risks.
Why NIST and CSA as Controls Frameworks?NIST (for Enterprises) and Cloud Security Alliance (CSA for Cloud) are the most widely used frameworks, are quite exhaustive and can be easily mapped to other Industry-specific Cyber Frameworks and Standards such as HITRUST.
How do client’s leverage the Fabric? Is it offered as solution or is a part of a service?We utilize the elements of Fabric within all our Service Engagements. Our vision is to automate its execution in the near-future and offer it as a “Solution-as-a-service”.
How long are the Engagements?Depending on the scope, our Engagement can run anywhere between 3 to 15 weeks.
Where is CyberMinds Consulting Located?We are a Virtual Business registered under Brooklyn, New York. Our consultants are in US and Canada.
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