Translation of the security program into business terms.

Influence business leadership to make specific investments by unifying the security program into a holistic and calibrated business plan, that help to transcend red-tape and politics.

Formalize the security programs goals and strategic objectives for accountability past the CISO with a year-over-year roadmap that serves as an operational system-of-record. Helps the CISO influence horizontally and vertically, and from becoming the ‘fall guy’.

Highlight the current evidenced protection level against specific attack type and sophistication as well as greatest opportunities for overall, and specific control, results improvement.

1. We align your security program to a protection goal that is critical to the value and viability of your business.

Protection Goal

 

2. You gain a strategy to:

 

 

 

 

 

increase the threat sophistication

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

security can counter to a level that

 

 

Strategy

aligns with risk appetite

 

 

achieve this at best cost across

 

 

 

 

 

relevant threat exposures

 

 

 

 

 

3. You gain:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

details of current control performance

 

 

 

Control

a prioritized control optimisation plan

 

 

 

advice on control selection and how

 

 

 

Selection

to organize controls into frameworks

 

 

 

 

 

so that protection performance is

 

 

 

 

 

maximized

 

 

 

4. You gain a step-by-step operational

 

 

Business

roadmap that provides:

 

 

 

Delivery

a set of critical success factors and

 

 

 

 

 

tips for developing them

 

 

 

 

 

KPIs to track progress and show a path

 

 

 

 

 

of victories to business leadership

 

 

 

 

 

 

Financing

5. This is presented as a tailored, multi-

 

 

 

 

 

year business plan that estimates:

 

 

 

Capex and Opex to implement controls

 

 

 

Headcount to develop each control

 

 

 

Capability milestones for each control

Value

Pharos Align™ GDPR/ISO/NIST PCI-DSS

SECURITY

Business Case

Business Aligned Strategy

KPI Gap Analysis

Prioritized KPI Implementation Plan

Prioritized KPI Operational Plan

Proving Methodology

Business Aligned Control Selection

Business Aligned Control

Frameworks

Prioritized Control Interoperability

Management Information &

Reporting

GOVERNANCE & COMPLIANCE

Facilitates Compliance Efforts

Business Case

Business Aligned Strategy

KPI Gap Analysis

Prioritized KPI Implementation Plan

Prioritized KPI Operational Plan

Management Information

& Reporting

INTEGRATED COMPLIANCE & SECURITY INITIATIVE

Boosted Strength of

Combined Business Case

Combined Definition of

Roles and Skills

Cost Savings from

Combined Initiative

Resource Savings from

Combined Initiative

Reduction in Duplication and

Rework

Faster Goal Achievement