Posture Maturity and Risk Advisory Services


Cyber Defense Labs' Posture Maturity and Risk Advisory services provide independent and in-depth visibility into your organizations ability to protect business operations and critical assets against tangible threats. Utilizing a variety of best practice frameworks such as the CIS “Top 20 Critical Security Controls” (CSC) and the NIST Cybersecurity Framework (CSF) as a baseline for our assessment based on your specific operating model and compliance requirements.

Posture Maturity Assessments include:

  • Defining your organizations current state or “as is’” information security posture.
  • Assessing the maturity level of your current information security controls.
  • Reviewing the regulatory requirements applicable to your organization.
  • Presenting action-based recommendations to improve the maturity level of your organization’s Cybersecurity and Business Continuity programs.

During a posture maturity assessment, the Cyber Defense Labs team evaluates the maturity of current information security capabilities, identifies vulnerable areas, and provides action-based recommendations on prioritizing areas for risk-minimization and program maturity. To deliver maximum value, Cyber Defense Labs takes a holistic assessment approach across people, processes and technology while providing an understanding of overall business risk exposure.


Cybersecurity Posture and Program Maturity

Risk Mitigation as an ENABLER for Business Growth

Cyber Defense Labs partners with clients to reduce business risk by assessing the unique nature of their business environment, identifying and remediating vulnerabilities, and closing existing security gaps. This strategic process proactively enhances information security and builds resilience in today’s constantly evolving threat environment. We support our client partners by enabling them to:

  • Proactively manage cybersecurity risk by conducting strategic posture assessments, threat monitoring/alerting, incident response, recovery, and remediation activities.

  • Align with cybersecurity best practices and standards including the Department of Defense Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC), NIST 800-171, CIS Critical Security Controls, ISO 27001, and others.

  • Ensure company policies, procedures and practices provide enforceable governance, enhance data protections, and assure continuity of business.

The Cyber Defense Labs team specializes in cyber program maturity assessments and implementation support.  We understand the intricacies of up-to-date best practices and work together in partnership with our clients to establish and implement the most effective path to achieving their desired cybersecurity maturity level. 

Proactive Assessment Services

  • Cyber Risk Assessment
  • Business Impact Analysis
  • Data Privacy Assessment 
  • Cyber Program Maturity Assessment
  • Cloud Security Assessment
  • Business Continuity Program Maturity Assessment
  • Vendor Risk Management Assessment

Risk Advisory Services

Policy and Plan Development

 Cyber Defense Labs has compiled a proprietary suite of operational controls that are critical to an organization’s overall security posture and utilize this evaluation criteria to review, enhance and deliver policies, procedures and playbooks. 

CISO-as-a-Service (vCISO)

 Cyber Defense Labs’ vCISO offering is different from most point-in-time continuity activities as it seeks to embed resiliency and preparedness as a permanent mode of operation.  Cyber Defense Labs' unique advisory framework aligns our Information Security experts with your business goals to constantly monitor, assess and update plans accordingly. With Cyber Defense Labs' vCISO, any changes in your business are always reflected in your ability to respond.

Program Governance

 As a trusted advisor to organizations in a broad range of global industries, we help develop, implement and govern information security and business continuity programs that align with business priorities. 

Breach Readiness

Cyber Defense Labs Breach Readiness services involve assessing the practices, plans and personnel involved in your organization‘s ability to respond. Our teams delivers on years of experience responding to our nations most severe and high-profile cyber incidents. We use knowledge infused with latest threat intelligence to deliver resilient and timely response capabilities. 

Business Continuity-as-a-Service

 Business Continuity-as-a-Service (BCaaS) is a managed continuity framework that delivers specific, proven solutions to the distinct threats your organization faces.   

Across a six-phase engagement, Cyber Defense Labs identifies the critical operational and technical risks facing your organization, and delivers awareness, mitigation strategies and practical response plans to address them.

Privacy Advisory

Cyber Defense Labs applies an integrated privacy data management and security approach to review and assess compliance with the requirements of global privacy regulations by considering the four key aspects of data management, utilization and security disciplines. Each of these aspects play an integral role in assessing the way a company safeguards sensitive information and other critical data assets.   

Compliance & Audit Readiness


Technical Risk Assessments

Ethical Hacking & Penetration Testing

Proactive Services