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This paper describes the role of cybersecurity standards in the larger IT context, and offers best practices for establishing a cybersecurity standards framework and managing compliance.

Cybersecurity is firmly on the critical path for digital enterprises, with board-level accountability. As reflected in the CGI Client Global Insights, there is a strong link between digital transformation and protecting the organization, as greater use of digital technology in critical value chains opens up new cyber risks.

CGI has a 40 year heritage of creating and securing critical business systems in complex, environments across the globe, including the defense and intelligence sectors. We have invested heavily in establishing our credentials, working closely with international security associations and standards bodies. While cyber threats are global, we know that requirements vary locally and challenges are unique to each organization. Through our expert talent, deep technical and business knowledge, security operations centers, best practices and frameworks, we work to ensure controls are baked in, not bolted on.

CGI also offers comprehensive IT security software and system auditing, testing, evaluation and certification services to IT security product vendors worldwide.

How we support a client's journey to secure the enterprise.

Assess the risk?

Cybersecurity strategic validation

Conduct a comprehensive assessment to identify, quantify and prioritize cyber risks.

Cybersecurity information classification

Conduct comprehensive data/information discovery and classification activities (baseline, policy, governance, etc.).

Protect the business

Cybersecurity strategy

Develop a comprehensive cybersecurity strategy?covering IT, operational technology (OT), industrial control systems (ICS), cloud, mobile, social, internal, regulations, etc.

Cybersecurity policies and standards

Implement policies, standards and governance frameworks to ensure compliance (including regulatory).

Build secure outcomes

Design and build secure outcomes?through secure systems engineering and design,?secure software life cycle,?security by design, secure digital labs, DevSecOps, etc.

Operate with confidence

Cybersecurity managed detection and response

Operate with comprehensive advanced manage security services, e.g., monitor, detect, hunt, respond, intelligent security operations center (SOC), etc.

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