The Water and Wastewater Systems Sector provides essential services that support the operation of all U.S. critical infrastructure. Water and wastewater facilities rely on information technology (IT) and operational technology (OT) systems to operate, and a compromise of these systems could lead to disruptions of service and significant cascading impacts throughout U.S. critical infrastructure. With over two decades of experience, our consultants have successfully guided companies, large and small, including top-tier global water utilities. Urgent Need for Enhanced Cybersecurity: Given the evolving threats, we recognize the pressing need to assist water and wastewater municipalities, both large and small, in developing robust IT risk and cybersecurity strategies
Our aim is to become your trusted advisor and long-term strategic partner, enhancing the strength of your IT Risk and Cybersecurity initiatives. We plan to achieve this by conducting industry-standard assessments to thoroughly understand your present risk landscape. This will lead us to provide you with clear, actionable insights and a customized plan designed to address and mitigate these challenges effectively.
Partnership and Expertise: We provide comprehensive readiness assessments and help in preparing for regulatory responses at both federal and state levels. Our experienced and skilled team is prepared to join forces with your in house team to develop a secure and resilient security program. With a vast background in securing critical infrastructures in the financial sector, Operational Technology/Industrial Control Systems (OT/ICS), and SCADA systems, we also offer significant insights. These insights stem from our active participation in leading industry forums such as the National Association of Water Companies (NAWC), Water Information Sharing and Analysis Center (Water ISAC), American Water Works Association (AWWA), and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
How We Serve You: Our services start with tailored assessments, crafted according to industry standards and focused on your unique requirements. Included in our toolkit are:
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Whether you’re just starting to build an operational technology (OT) cybersecurity program or looking to optimize an existing one, we’ve got proactive strategic services to help you understand your capabilities and enhance your security posture. Leverage our expertise to gain insights into best practices for cyber resilience against adversaries focused on the unique systems, network traffic, and vulnerabilities that exist in OT environments