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MSSP Optiv Security Unveils Enterprise Risk Transformation Service

Optiv Security, a Top 100 MSSP, has introduced a Risk Transformation Service to help organizations develop cybersecurity programs and manage risk. In addition, Optiv announced two Risk Transformation Service options: the Enterprise Risk Transformation Service and Quickstart Risk Transformation Service.

The news surfaced at RSA Conference 2019 in San Francisco.

Optiv's Enterprise Risk Transformation Service helps organizations drive risk transformation based on their day-to-day objectives, according to the company. It provides organizations with program management, quality assurance and oversight over risk transformation or remediation initiatives.

Meanwhile, Optiv's Quickstart Risk Transformation Service helps mid-sized organizations execute a risk transformation roadmap, the company said. It offers a risk-centric model that mid-sized organizations can use to develop and execute a cybersecurity strategy.

Optiv Unveils Payment Lifecycle Services, Cybersecurity Services Suite

In addition to its Risk Transformation Service, Optiv in September introduced SecurePayment@Optiv, services and technologies designed to drive risk-centric protection across the entire payment lifecycle. SecurePayment@Optiv helps organizations stop payment fraud and data breaches and comply with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS).

Furthermore, Optiv in August launched the EnemyPerspectives@Optiv integrated cybersecurity services suite. EnemyPerspectives@Optiv helps organizations analyze threat actors, identify security weaknesses and stop cyberattacks before they happen.

What Is Optiv?

Optiv is a security solutions integrator that provides a variety of cybersecurity services, including:

  • Application Security: Offers application program strategy guidance and application security assessments.
  • Enterprise Incident Management and Response: Delivers incident management and response planning and support.
  • Identity and Access Management (IAM): Provides IAM workshops and assessments, as well as implementation and integration support.
  • Information Risk Management and Compliance: Helps organizations evaluate and improve their information risk management practices and comply with data security mandates.

Optiv maintains partnerships with more than 350 cybersecurity technology manufacturers. It also supports over 12,000 customers globally.

Dan Kobialka

Dan Kobialka is senior contributing editor, MSSP Alert and ChannelE2E. He covers IT security, IT service provider business strategies and partner programs. Dan holds a M.A. in Print and Multimedia Journalism from Emerson College and a B.A. in English from Bridgewater State University. In his free time, Dan enjoys jogging, traveling, playing sports, touring breweries and watching football.