Cyber Security Consulting

CISO as a Service and virtual team

Outsourcing your CSIRT operations

CISO (Chief Information Security Officer) as a Service and Virtual Team:

CISO (Chief Information Security Officer) as a Service:

CISO (Chief Information Security Officer), is a top-tier executive in an organization tasked with crafting and executing the vision, strategy, and programs to safeguard not only the enterprise's data and information but also its networks, systems, and other critical assets. Beyond just developing and implementing policies and procedures for data protection, the CISO ensures that all technological and physical assets are shielded from potential cyber threats. This role has become increasingly pivotal in light of escalating cybersecurity challenges and the ever-growing demands of regulatory compliance.

MBSD CISO as a service cures such pains by enabling your organization to virtually retain a highly qualified and experienced security professional as your virtual CISO when required. By retaining CISO virtually, your security team can access to an independent expert knowledge and expertise.

"CISO as a Service":

This is a service model where organizations can outsource their security strategy and leadership to our security experts, rather than hiring a full-time in-house CISO. It's similar to other "as a service" models like Software as a Service (SaaS) or Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), in which specific needs of an organization are met through external services rather than in-house resources.

Here's why “CISO as a Service” might be beneficial for your organization:

  • Cost Efficiency: Hiring a full-time CISO can be expensive. By leveraging MBSD’s CaaS, companies can access top-tier security expertise without the commitment of a full-time salary, benefits, and other overheads.
  • Flexibility: For companies with evolving security needs, it might be more effective to have a scalable service rather than a fixed team. As the company grows, or its security posture changes, MBSD’s CaaS can adjust the service accordingly.
  • Expertise: MBSD’s CaaS has multiple clients and, as a result, a broader view of the threat landscape. We can bring best practices from across industries and are usually well-versed in the latest security trends and threats.
  • Resource Management: Smaller companies might not have the resources to maintain an ongoing training and education program for an in-house security team. With MBSD’s CaaS, we're leveraging experts who are continually updated and trained as part of its core job.
  • Focus: Instead of spreading customer resources thin and widespread by trying to manage security in-house, customers can focus on their core business functions, leaving security strategy and leadership to the CISO experts.

For IT professionals, understanding “CISO as a Service” means recognizing the changing landscape of cybersecurity. With the growing complexities of threats and the increasing importance of a robust security posture, having a CISO has become more crucial than ever.

MBSD’s CaaS has following benefits that IT professionals should evaluate:

  • Vendor Expertise: Look into the backgrounds, certifications, and client testimonials of CaaS providers.
  • Service Level Agreements (SLAs): MBSD’s CaaS is flexible and should be able to meet the needs and expectations of customers.
  • Communication: MBSD’s CaaS includes regular updates, reports, and meetings to keep the customer informed of its security posture.
  • Integration with Existing IT: MBSD’S CaaS is able to seamlessly integrate with the existing IT infrastructure and team.
  • Customization: Every organization is different, so the MBSD’s CaaS offering should be flexible enough to cater to specific needs.

In conclusion, “CISO as a Service” is an innovative approach to meeting the cybersecurity needs of an organization. It offers flexibility, expertise, and cost efficiency, making it an attractive option for many businesses.