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Cybersecurity

CYBERSECURITY

What Sets OBXtek Apart

OBXtek is an experienced provider of information security services to the government. Our Information Assurance Engineers, Risk Management Engineers and Subject Matter Experts provide a comprehensive range of security services including risk and vulnerability assessment, scanning, malware remediation and risk management. We deliver extensive experiential knowledge of the Risk Management Framework (RMF), Assessment and Authorization (A&A) that encompasses all risk management/mitigation functions associated with FISMA and the NIST 800 series publications.

OBXtek works with both unclassified and classified systems, and maintains a secure contractor facility site. Most OBXtek Cyber Services personnel have multiple advanced certifications including their Project Management Professional (PMP), Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Security+ and Certified Authorization Professional (CAP). 

Our Expertise

System Assessment and Authorization (A&A)

OBXtek brings a deep understanding of system risk and risk mitigation strategy, providing A&A services (formerly Certification and Authorization) to multiple federal organizations for over a combined seven years. Intimately familiar with the Risk Management Framework and NIST 800 publications, OBXtek brings decades of experience and knowledge in ensuring proper processing of systems from initiation to Authority to Operate to continuous monitoring. OBXtek personnel have and maintain the ISC2 Certified Authorization Professional (CAP) certification, considered the gold standard in ensuring the proper knowledge, skills and abilities required for professionals involved in the process of authorizing and maintaining information systems.

Cybersecurity Infrastructure Technical Support

OBXtek provides technical support for the security infrastructure model for integrating security services, mechanisms, objects and management functions across multiple hardware and software platforms and networks. OBXtek researches, proposes, designs, and recommends secure solutions related to IT security projects. We provide technical support for implementing electronic processes to ensure the proper programming and testing, documentation, and improved Web-based functionality. OBXtek assesses the electronic processes including user requirements, alternatives, choice of platforms, possible problems and implementation plans.

 

Information Assurance/Cybersecurity Role-based Training

OBXtek provides instructor-led information assurance/cybersecurity training across the globe with classrooms (some in geographical hot-spots) and online. Our cleared, experienced instructors are current on information assurance and cybersecurity issues spanning from the newest threat or vulnerability to governmental policies and procedures to risk management guidelines. Additionally, OBXtek conducts course development and provides expertise on policy and procedural analysis.

Vulnerability Scanning, Intrusion and Malware Detection

OBXtek designs, develops and oversees implementation of security architecture including authentication services, prevention systems, vulnerability assessments and system and application environments. We deliver technical support for enterprise-wide antivirus and malware detection, prevention, and remediation tasks. OBXtek monitors intrusion detection sensors and infrastructure, separating non-threatening network traffic from authentic intrusion attempts. We perform scans and prepare reports that explain identified vulnerabilities and their potential for exploitation. We research new vulnerabilities and threats and deliver threat mitigation recommendations.