SmartCheck for Ransomware - Service Providers
Automated security risk assessment for your clients
through automated risk assessments - at weekly, monthly or other intervals
client organisations against 12 Safeguards, aligned with NCSC guidance
that gathers all relevant data, and reports in minutes
the technology for expanded value-added services for your clients
Ransomware attacks grew 150% in 2020 and in 2021 it’s even faster. Good preparation, cyber security hygiene and a plan in place will reduce that risk.
Brenda Sharton, HBR, 20 May ‘21
SmartCheck for Ransomware can be easily installed by your team or your client’s team, on-premise, or managed remotely.
It expands the reach of security & risk management consultants by delivering verifiable technical results, and can equip your existing technical consultants to offer services in the risk management and reporting space – without requiring additional specialist staff.Read more
and seamless reporting on the status of your risk management efforts
your cyber security score and reassess at any time
of your entire organisation and its endpoints, at any time
SmartCheck for Ransomware gathers and assesses information from a set of security controls, as recommended by the UK’s National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) & the US Department of Commerce’s National Institute of Standards & Technology (NIST). It assesses client cyber security risk, and supports your team to recommend client risk management improvement activities.
Our application rapidly determines and reports client resistance to ransomware by measuring the following 12 security controls across three cyber-attack sequence categories:
Through the implementation and ongoing maintenance of security controls, SmartCheck for Ransomware can “close the gaps” to improve your client’s ransomware defences. SmartCheck for Ransomware equips consultants to support clients, firstly to understand, and then maintain, a strong cyber security posture.
With quantifiable measurement against 12 Safeguards, SmartCheck for Ransomware enables consultants to produce high-level ransomware readiness reports for senior executives and directors, as well as guiding security and risk teams with detailed technical status reports.Read more
empowering teams with easy-to-follow mitigation steps
tracks events for reporting and pinpointing areas of concern
by using an automated process to avoid time-intensive manual reviews
SmartCheck For Ransomware enables you to integrate ransomware risk assessment into your service offering, and from it, leverage the technical, risk management and reporting capabilities of the application to deliver a range of consulting services.
The time saved by the automated capability of SmartCheck for Ransomware, means you can deliver more during your engagement with less time investment, as well as add critical support to each client to complete the remediation activities identified following each report run.
Ways to Launch The Service
Use SmartCheck for Ransomware as an entry point with customers to assess their ransomware readiness, provide a quantifiable benchmark for future assessment and within a remediation program, and then offer ongoing assessment at weekly, monthly or other time increments.
Add SmartCheck for Ransomware to reinforce your existing toolkit of services. It equips your current team with additional technical and risk management reporting, to support their recommendations and insights.
EXPLORE THE FEATURES
At any time, your team can run a quick and easy check to understand the alignment of your internal security posture and your ransomware readiness.
Monitor key security controls across systems & staff, with a non-disruptive, yet accurate, security assessment of your environment.
Built-in transparency, that provides users with full visibility and oversight of the key security controls that limit the risk of ransomware.
SmartCheck for Ransomware assesses the current security controls, their effectiveness, and any gaps to create a “to-do” list of ransomware risk mitigation activities.
Multiple, independent security controls operating in concert and aligned with UK NCSC & US NIST guidance.
SmartCheck for Ransomware Features
|On-demand operation||Measurement by control and in a consolidated view||Visibility of the performance level of each technical control||Accurate, evidence-based ransomware readiness assessment||Live dashboards and data export available||Aligned to NCSC & NIST ransomware mitigation guidance|
|Automates security effectiveness reports||Executive security summary reports||“To-do” list highlighting potential vulnerabilities for remediation||Ransomware risk level determination||Status report of prevention, containment and recovery defences|
|Light weight||Agentless||Up and running in minutes|
SmartCheck for Ransomware allows you to easily add cyber security risk assessments to your service offerings, as either an on or off-premise risk audit. It automatically measures 12 controls aligned to the cyber-attack sequence, to prevent and limit ransomware attacks. Deploying easily, it quickly interrogates clients’ systems, and can even be used to support third-party suppliers.
As an application that is easy to use and install by your team, SmartCheck for Ransomware equips your consultants to offer contemporary ransomware readiness assessment, remediation ‘to do lists’, technical and risk reporting features, and quantifiable measures that inform your team – without the need for extensive time on-site, travel and lengthy information gathering.
SmartCheck for Ransomware aligns with the:
Key features within SmartCheck for Ransomware, for consultants and Service Providers:
Do you have visibility of your ransomware readiness?
Visibility of the effectiveness of your key security controls is an essential element in managing organisational ransomware risk.
Ready to explore how Huntsman Security can support the strengthening of your cyber security posture?