At Cognizance Technologies (CT), we value the importance of Information Assurance and Cybersecurity (IA&C). We believe information assurance should focus on measures that protect and defend information and information systems by ensuring their availability, integrity, authentication, confidentiality, and non-repudiation. These measures include providing for restoration of information systems by incorporating protection, detection, and reaction capabilities. While cyber security should focus on the prevention of damage to, protection of, and restoration of computers, electronic communications systems, electronic communications services, wire communication, and electronic communication, including information contained therein, to ensure its availability, integrity, authentication, confidentiality, and nonrepudiation.
At CT we take a proactive approach when it comes to Information Assurance and Cybersecurity to help our clients prevent attacks before they happen and resolve potential threats before they become reality. This is done by providing our customers end-to-end Information Assurance and Certification (IA&C) services in the early stages of the solution development lifecycle.
Our work on the Privacy Impact Assessment system at the Internal Revenue Service has given us a tremendous opportunity to contribute to achieving the agency's cyber security goals.
Enterprise risk management is a core business practice we believe all organizations should have implemented, regardless of size. This is the foundationtional buidling block from which all security can componenets are enabled. Our experienced staff has worked with our customers to help them customize Governce, Risk & Compliance (GRC) programs to effectively prioritize and mitigate risk. Our teams can help guide your organization in clearly defining and enforceing security policies as well as continuous compliance and reporting to produce a cyber health index that is used to identify areas of focus and maintain a culture of awareness.