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Why Data Privacy Matters

Why Data Privacy Matters

Protecting data matters. What is your firm doing to safeguard your customers’ privacy? TalaTek can help organizations to address privacy and build a strong risk management program.

TalaTek Selected by CMMC-AB as CMMC Third-Party-Assessor-Approved Organization

TalaTek Selected by CMMC-AB as CMMC Third-Party-Assessor-Approved Organization

Company Named as Auditor on CMMC-AB Marketplace as DoD Ramps Up Efforts to Secure National Supply Chain :: TYSON’S CORNER, Va., March 31, 2021 – TalaTek, an integrated risk management firm, today announced that it is one of the first organizations to be accredited as a Certified Third-Party Assessor organization (C3PAO) by the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification Accreditation …

TalaTek Named a StateRAMP 3PAO Assessor

TalaTek Named a StateRAMP 3PAO Assessor

Company Extends Expertise to Enable State and Local Governments to Better Protect Data in the Cloud – TYSON’S CORNER, Va., February 18, 2021 – TalaTek, an integrated risk management firm, today announced that it is now a StateRAMP 3PAO (third-party assessment organization). As a StateRAMP assessor, TalaTek is helping to ensure cloud service providers (CSPs) that deliver services to state and local governments …

TalaTek Achieves CMMC AB Registered Practitioner Organization Designation

TalaTek Achieves CMMC AB Registered Practitioner Organization Designation

TYSON’S CORNER, Va., December 14, 2020 – TalaTek, an integrated risk management firm, today announced that it has been recognized by the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) Accreditation Board (AB) as a Registered Practitioner Organization (RPO).

TalaTek Announces Merger Agreement with Cerberus

TalaTek Announces Merger Agreement with Cerberus

TalaTek Announces Merger Agreement with Cerberus FedRAMP-authorized risk management provider now a wholly owned subsidiary of Cerberus SentinelTYSONS CORNER, Va., July 21, 2020 – TalaTek, an integrated risk management firm, announced a definitive merger agreement with...

TalaTek Selected by CMMC-AB as CMMC Third-Party-Assessor-Approved Organization

TalaTek Selected by CMMC-AB as CMMC Third-Party-Assessor-Approved Organization

Company Named as Auditor on CMMC-AB Marketplace as DoD Ramps Up Efforts to Secure National Supply Chain :: TYSON’S CORNER, Va., March 31, 2021 – TalaTek, an integrated risk management firm, today announced that it is one of the first organizations to be accredited as a Certified Third-Party Assessor organization (C3PAO) by the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification Accreditation …

TalaTek Named a StateRAMP 3PAO Assessor

TalaTek Named a StateRAMP 3PAO Assessor

Company Extends Expertise to Enable State and Local Governments to Better Protect Data in the Cloud – TYSON’S CORNER, Va., February 18, 2021 – TalaTek, an integrated risk management firm, today announced that it is now a StateRAMP 3PAO (third-party assessment organization). As a StateRAMP assessor, TalaTek is helping to ensure cloud service providers (CSPs) that deliver services to state and local governments …

TalaTek Selected by CMMC-AB as CMMC Third-Party-Assessor-Approved Organization

TalaTek Selected by CMMC-AB as CMMC Third-Party-Assessor-Approved Organization

Company Named as Auditor on CMMC-AB Marketplace as DoD Ramps Up Efforts to Secure National Supply Chain :: TYSON’S CORNER, Va., March 31, 2021 – TalaTek, an integrated risk management firm, today announced that it is one of the first organizations to be accredited as a Certified Third-Party Assessor organization (C3PAO) by the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification Accreditation …

Taking Risks. Being A Woman & Entrepreneur In Cybersecurity

Taking Risks. Being A Woman & Entrepreneur In Cybersecurity

Baan Alsinawi, Managing Director of Cerberus Sentinel and President and CEO of TalaTek, started her company in 2006 and was the first entrepreneur in her family. She’s had many women in cyber help her along the way as role models and mentors, which is exactly why she’s giving back by initiating the DC chapter of Girls In Tech. Baan discusses with host Hillarie McClure how she started her company, what her clients’ compliance needs are, and how she wants to help young women …

Using AWS for compliance with Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Publication 1075

Using AWS for compliance with Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Publication 1075

Internal Revenue Service Publication 1075 (IRS 1075) provides guidance for US government agencies, agents, and contractors that access Federal Tax Information (FTI), to make sure they use policies, practices, controls, and safeguards to protect FTI confidentiality and integrity of FTI throughout its lifecycle. FTI consists of federal tax returns and return information, and may contain personally identifiable information (PII) such as the taxpayer’s identity, and the nature, source, or …

StateRAMP: How state and local governments accelerate cloud adoption

StateRAMP: How state and local governments accelerate cloud adoption

Membership to StateRAMP, a nonprofit organization that will offer cloud security verification services to state and local governments, opens next month. Modeled after the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) and leveraging the National Institute of Standards and Technology’s (NIST) 800-53 controls, StateRAMP aims to bring standardization and efficiency to cloud service providers (CSPs) and agencies alike.

TalaTek Named a StateRAMP 3PAO Assessor

TalaTek Named a StateRAMP 3PAO Assessor

TYSON’S CORNER, Va., February 18, 2021 – TalaTek, an integrated risk management firm, today announced that it is now a StateRAMP 3PAO (Third Party Assessment Organization). As a StateRAMP assessor, TalaTek is helping to ensure cloud service providers (CSPs) that deliver services to state and local governments meet a specific set of cybersecurity and data privacy guidelines. As part of the StateRAMP program, TalaTek …

Taking Risks. Being A Woman & Entrepreneur In Cybersecurity

Taking Risks. Being A Woman & Entrepreneur In Cybersecurity

Baan Alsinawi, Managing Director of Cerberus Sentinel and President and CEO of TalaTek, started her company in 2006 and was the first entrepreneur in her family. She’s had many women in cyber help her along the way as role models and mentors, which is exactly why she’s giving back by initiating the DC chapter of Girls In Tech. Baan discusses with host Hillarie McClure how she started her company, what her clients’ compliance needs are, and how she wants to help young women …

Using AWS for compliance with Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Publication 1075

Using AWS for compliance with Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Publication 1075

Internal Revenue Service Publication 1075 (IRS 1075) provides guidance for US government agencies, agents, and contractors that access Federal Tax Information (FTI), to make sure they use policies, practices, controls, and safeguards to protect FTI confidentiality and integrity of FTI throughout its lifecycle. FTI consists of federal tax returns and return information, and may contain personally identifiable information (PII) such as the taxpayer’s identity, and the nature, source, or …

Taking Risks. Being A Woman & Entrepreneur In Cybersecurity

Taking Risks. Being A Woman & Entrepreneur In Cybersecurity

Baan Alsinawi, Managing Director of Cerberus Sentinel and President and CEO of TalaTek, started her company in 2006 and was the first entrepreneur in her family. She’s had many women in cyber help her along the way as role models and mentors, which is exactly why she’s giving back by initiating the DC chapter of Girls In Tech. Baan discusses with host Hillarie McClure how she started her company, what her clients’ compliance needs are, and how she wants to help young women …

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