News & Events

SecureIT is proud of the impact it makes on its employees, clients, and the communities in which it operates. Below you will find announcements and press releases which highlight some of our accomplishments:

August 24, 2018

SecureIT is pleased to announce that the Intelliworx Platform for automating and improving business processes and government forms is now FedRAMP Authorized.  SecureIT’s FedRAMP experts assisted Intelliworx in preparing for FedRAMP by designing controls, recommending technical solutions, and creating required documentation.  “The process was long and detailed and I want to congratulate my team for all their hard work in getting it done. I also want to thank SecureIT and Schellman & Company for helping us get across the finish line,” said Rob Hankey, CEO for Intelliworx. By meeting the rigorous security and risk management standards for FedRAMP Authorization, Intelliworx can now continue to grow and bring value to its federal government agencies.

August 29, 2018

Acendre, a worldwide leader in secure, cloud-based talent management software, has received FedRAMP Authorization. SecureIT’s FedRAMP experts provided Acendre with advisory services to prepare for the rigorous security assessment, designing and evaluating controls to protect applicant and employee information. SecureIT’s FedRAMP expertise helped Acendre demonstrate their commitment to provide secure and reliable recruitment, performance management, and people analytics solutions for their federal clients.

August 10, 2018

SecureIT, in partnership with S4 Analytics, was chosen to provide FedRAMP and Security Assessment services to the Federal Aviation Administration Office of Information Security and Privacy (IS&P).  SecureIT will be performing cloud security assessments and vulnerability reporting on Agency Cloud environments.

July 20, 2018

SecureIT performed a FedRAMP 3PAO Readiness Assessment of Recovery Point Systems’ INCloudGov solution, which resulted in INCloud Gov becoming approved as FedRAMP Ready.  SecureIT FedRAMP assessors evaluated technical and operational controls to ensure that they were adequately designed and operating effectively.

July 6th, 2018

Pan-American Health Organization engaged SecureIT to perform a security assessment and a penetration test of a key system.  SecureIT was tasked with identifying and reporting on weaknesses that could be used by an external attacker to disrupt the confidentiality, availability, or integrity of systems and provide appropriate recommendations to strengthen the organization’s external security posture.

April 2, 2018 

Mark your calendars for Thursday, April 27th as SecureIT’s Tobias McCurry sheds light on Windows privileges and user permissions so you can improve corporate network security.  As part of SANS Cyber Security Training, Tobias’ presentation reviews how Windows handles permissions and privileges. The presentation explains how tools such as Security Explorer, Permissions Analyzer, or Gold Finger help with respect to the privileges, uncovers gaps in using these tools alone,  and shows how they can be filled using PowerShell.  Get more details on this event here.

March 15, 2018

Announcing the 2018 Financial Services IT Audit Roundtable hosted by SecureIT in Reston, Virginia.  This event brought together leaders from companies such as E*TRADE, Fannie Mae, and FINRA to discuss the latest IT Audit trends and best practices.   Participants will share their experiences and best practices for prioritizing audits, teaming with the business, and gaining the necessary skills to manage risk in a cloud IT environment.   Access the “Transforming Audit for the Cloud” best practices eBook here.

November 12, 2017

Tobias McCurry, SecureIT’s Director of Penetration Testing Services completes research uncovering gaps in tools that Windows administrators rely upon to manage user permissions and privileges. The findings and proposed solution are now published in a SAN Institute paper entitled: “The Effectiveness of Tools in Detecting the ‘Maleficent Seven’ Privileges in the Windows Environment.” Read the entire research paper here.

October 19, 2017
SecureIT is proud to continue its role in leading the cybersecurity community to benefit the Children’s National Health System. Working through the White Hat USA organization,  SecureIT’s President and CEO David Trout along with Paul Innella co-chair the WhiteHat Gala on October 26, 2017. Read the entire announcement here.

October 10, 2017

SecureIT launches the NIST 800-171 Express Compliance Package to help government contractors comply with Federal requirements for safeguarding controlled unclassified information. Read the entire announcement here.

September 25, 2017
SecureIT rallies the cybersecurity industry leaders to support the Children’s National Health System through the 2017 White Hat Gala Event.  Learn more.

April 27, 2016
SecureIT awarded follow-on contract to provide annual assessment services for a cloud-based Call Center solution supporting the Department of Transportation.

April 25, 2016
Global Advisory and Assurance firm selects SecureIT to provide Financial Statement Audit support

March 30, 2016
National healthcare provider engages SecureIT to provide HIPAA Risk Assessment Services to several business units across the country

March 14, 2016
SecureIT selected to provide Vulnerability Assessment Services to a National full-service Real Estate entity

February 22, 2016
SecureIT awarded contract to deliver risk and compliance services to a National Transportation provider

February 11, 2016
SecureIT partners with TruShield to expand delivery and Managed Security Services offerings

February 05, 2016
Global SaaS provider selects SecureIT to provide FedRAMP 3PAO Assessment Services

January 27, 2016
Regional bank selects SecureIT to provide critical cyber security services

January 8, 2016
Leading learning management SaaS provider engages SecureIT to deliver FedRAMP readiness advisory services

December 18, 2015
SecureIT selected by major health care provider to develop a Vendor Risk Management program and perform risk assessments of external service providers

November 25, 2015
Fortune 50 Financial Services firm selects SecureIT as its IT Audit co-sourcing provider for 2016

October 23, 2015
SecureIT President David Trout co-chairs the 3rd Annual White Hat Gala, an organization which has now raised over $1M for Children’s National Health System

October 5, 2015
SecureIT establishes reseller agreement with Rapid7, a leading provider of Security, Analytics, and Compliance solutions

September 24, 2015
SecureIT delivers FedRAMP advisory services to a leading File Sharing and Collaboration solution provider

September 7, 2015
SecureIT establishes reseller agreement with Kenna Security, a leading provider of intelligence and vulnerability management platforms

August 21, 2015
SecureIT establishes reseller agreement with Elastica, a leading Cloud Access Security Broker solution

August 10, 2015
Fortune 50 Financial Services firm selects SecureIT to perform a series of cybersecurity audits and assessments

July 13, 2015
SecureIT engaged as a FedRAMP 3PAO by a large cybersecurity SaaS provider

June 15, 2015
SecureIT awarded contract by Financial regulatory organization to provide security and advisory services

May 6, 2015
SecureIT selected by large systems integrator to provide FISMA security services

April 23, 2015
Accellion selects SecureIT to assist with strategy and preparation for FedRAMP

March 30, 2015
SecureIT selected by AFYA to provide Operational Support of Cloud solution that supports the Office of Personnel Management (OPM).

March 4, 2015
SecureIT awarded contract from Senture to obtain FISMA security services for Call Center solution supporting Department of Transportation. Senture partnered with HP and Oracle CRM to provide a total cloud-based solution

March 1, 2015
Jay Jackson has joined the SecureIT Management team as the Vice President of Talent to support the continued growth of the company

February 1, 2015
Graham Holdings Company engaged SecureIT to deploy and fine-tune their Qualys implementation for vulnerability management and metrics program

January 30, 2015
SecureIT selected by IaaS provider to support FedRAMP Readiness of their Flexpod solution

January 26, 2015
A large financial services firm chose SecureIT to perform internal audits of the security and management of UNIX and distributed database platforms

January 13, 2015
The Financial Services division of a large IT services firm re-engaged SecureIT to perform a technical security review of a key application, including a web application architecture assessment and penetration test

January 5, 2015
SecureIT selected by emerging HR cloud solution provider to support FISMA and FedRAMP Readiness of their Federal solution

December 29, 2014
Supporting the continued growth of SecureIT, Tim Enright has joined the company as the Vice President Corporate Development

November 7, 2014
OPIC expands SecureIT contract to include support for security operations and continuous monitoring

October 4, 2014
Hearst selects SecureIT for HIPAA assessment and program support of multiple health businesses

September 10, 2014
New Jersey community bank chose SecureIT to help build a vulnerability and compliance management program and enhance their information security capabilities for OCC compliance

September 9, 2014
3M Health Information Systems selects SecureIT for FISMA compliance support to meet HHS/CMS requirements

August 14, 2014
A New England-based banking technology solutions firm selected SecureIT to perform a comprehensive security assessment of routers and firewalls configurations and policies

August 8, 2014
SecureIT and our partner CPA firm re-engaged by an IT service provider to perform a SOC 2 audit of the security and availability of their strategic services

August 4, 2014
Inquisit, an IT solution provider to Federal government agencies, awarded contract to SecureIT for security planning, assessment and authorization services for Call Center solution built on Microsoft Parature CRM for the Department of Transportation

July 28, 2014
SecureIT selected to perform an advisory review of the vulnerability and threat management program of a major financial services firm

May 19, 2014
SecureIT engaged by a financial regulatory firm to perform a network security audit and penetration test to identify internal and external threats to the network

May 9, 2014
SecureIT expands work for Federal regulatory agency to provide ISSO support

March 10, 2014
Cherry Bekaert partnered with SecureIT for FISMA and NIST expertise for Selene Finance contract with HUD/Ginnie Mae. The CB/SecureIT team assisted Selene Finance to comply with Ginnie Mae security, privacy and financial management requirements

February 21, 2014
The AAMC selected SecureIT as internal audit co-sourcing partner for performing technical IT and information security audits

February 14, 2014
SecureIT selected by Carrington Mortgage to implement the NIST Risk Management Framework (RMF) in support of its mortgage servicing contract with HUD/Ginnie Mae. SecureIT completed assessment and assisted Carrington to obtain ATO

July 12, 2013
A large financial services firm engaged a team from SecureIT to define and execute a strategy for testing key information security-related controls, as well as to design a suite of metrics for measuring and reporting on risk and control trends over time

April 23, 2013
SecureIT’s Greg Kent speaks at the Washington DC ISACA Cyber-security chapter meeting along with the inventor of the SSH protocol, Tatu Ylonen. See http://www.isaca-washdc.org/presentations/2013/201304-session3.pdf

April 4, 2013
SecureIT’s Greg Kent co-authors draft IETF Best Current Practice on Managing SSH Keys
See https://tools.ietf.org/html/draft-ylonen-sshkeybcp-01

January 15, 2013
E*Trade Financial extended SecureIT’s contract to support the IT risk management and compliance function

December 4, 2012
A large data analytics firms chose SecureIT to drive their SOC 2 readiness initiative for their strategic cloud-based platform