The Bearing Cybersecurity vCISO program makes cybersecurity experts available to organizations who need security expertise and guidance at a lower total cost of ownership (TCO).
Our vCISO’s have decades of experience building cybersecurity programs that are measurable, predictable, embedded into your corporate DNA, easy to use, grows as your business grows, and is affordable.
The Bearing Cybersecurity vCISO program begins with a risk assessment. A risk assessment is essential to understand your current cybersecurity state.
Once the risk assessment is conducted, we’ll prioritize remediation steps, develop a roadmap to remediate, and oversee the mitigation steps every step of the way to cyber resilience.
Our vCISO is a service designed to make top-tier security experts available to organizations who need security expertise and guidance. Bearing Cybersecurity has a team of experts with decades of experience building information security programs that work with business objectives and show measurable security posture improvement.
The cost of our vCISO service depends on the scope and size of the organization. However, generally, the Bearing Cybersecurity vCISO service can cost as little as $30K annually to $200K per year. The average vCISO engagement cost is $120K annually but decreases over time as our client’s security program goes into “maintenance mode” when the constant building effort is no longer a factor.
The Bearing Cybersecurity vCISO (Virtual CISO) offering is flexible to meet each of our clients’ needs. Engagements typically follow a cycle of assessment, plan, and remediation.
Whether you need high-level guidance monthly or need hands-on help several days per week, our vCISO’s will be able to build a custom solution for you.
Typical objectives of our vCISO engagements include: