Combat cyber threats through effective technology controls

The cost and frequency of cyber crime continues to grow in the United States. Even still, many companies fail to take ownership at the executive level to protect their information technology (IT) systems from cyber threats. By helping our clients develop effective information technology controls and improve IT system security, Warren Averett plays an important role in assisting with the safeguarding of businesses, data, employees, and stakeholders from theft, fraud, and abuse.

Protecting your company’s information systems

When it comes to cyber security, the “theft mindset” of our staff sets Warren Averett apart from other firms. Our team brings a track record of experience in information technology controls, risk management, and forensic accounting, giving us a unique understanding of the avenues perpetrators will pursue to obtain and misuse information. Because we know what to look for, we’ve built a reputation for helping our clients enhance their information technology control structure.

Warren Averett offers a full spectrum of information technology internal control, compliance, and consulting services. We utilize a COBIT internal control framework to efficiently evaluate your company’s IT controls and add value to your organization. Our services generally focus on the following key areas:

  • Information technology structure and strategy controls
  • Logical and physical access controls
  • Program change management controls
  • Database management controls
  • IT operations management
    • Help desk and user support
    • Data back-up
    • Business continuity & disaster recovery
  • Vendor management controls
  • End user computing controls
  • Security penetration testing & vulnerability assessments

Do you know how long your business could operate without its data and information systems?  Does your company have a solid internal control structure in place to ensure your information systems remain secure, accurate, and available?  Warren Averett can help provide assurance over these areas so that you can feel confident your business is protected.