Cyber Update is a summary of recent news and articles from DGC’s IT Risk Assurance & Advisory practice. Stay up to date on the latest technology, cybersecurity threats and regulations.
Top 5 Penetration Testing Findings You Should Address to Keep Hackers at Bay As a result of our experience in penetration testing, addressing these five common findings have been found to close a significant number of technical gaps that can be used by attackers. Read more
Gauge Your Defenses Against Hackers - Penetration Testing Methodology and Testing Areas Have you ever wondered how susceptible your organization is to hackers? The best way to answer that question is to hire a team of ethical hackers to hack your network.Read more
DoD Contractor Updates
DFARS Interim Final Rule Went into Effect on 11/30 The Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement Interim Rule has an unexpected surprise for contractors subject to DFARS 252.204-7012. Read more
Webinar Recording & Slides: CMMC - New Cyber Reg Impacts A&E Firms Regulations are continuously changing and it’s essential to be certain your A&E firm is compliant. Read more
Data Security and Privacy Regulations
Rhode Island Identity Theft Protection Act of 2015 – What Companies Need to Know If you do business in Rhode Island, or with Rhode Island residents, and have not yet assessed your company’s compliance with these Standards, your organization is at risk.Read more
California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 – What Companies Need to Know This Act gives California consumers new privacy rights, resulting in much more granular control over the personal information that businesses collect about them.Read more
Scott Goodwin Joins DGC's IT Risk Assurance & Advisory Practice Scott has extensive experience including vulnerability assessment, infrastructure and application penetration testing and social engineering. His areas of focus also include CMMC and DFARS assessment, information security program development and implementation and fractional CISO services.Read more
Ostendio MyVCM Auditor Connect Marketplace DGC has joined the Ostendio MyVCM Auditor Connect platform and will use it to guide our clients through cybersecurity engagements. Ostendio is a leading provider of integrated risk management software.Read more
DGC is an accounting and business advisory firm with a dedicated IT Risk Assurance & Advisory practice. We offer a range of IT Audit, compliance, and cyber & information security services that can help identify, evaluate, measure and manage compliance and cybersecurity risks. Our professionals are trained to identify areas of exposure and recommend size-appropriate, cost-conscious corrective actions. We look forward to being a resource for you--please reach out to a member of our team.