GhostWatch &  iTrust: Two Game-Changing Solutions Launched by Cybersecurity & Compliance Leader TrustNet

TrustNet, a prominent provider of cybersecurity and compliance services, has recently expanded its portfolio by introducing two innovative solutions: iTrust and GhostWatch. 

These additions underscore TrustNet’s dedication to equipping businesses of all sizes with advanced compliance solutions to navigate the complexities of the cybersecurity landscape effectively. 

The global managed services market was valued at approximately $279 billion in 2022 and is projected to surpass $400 billion by 2026.

With years of experience in providing security and compliance services, TrustNet is elevating its service offerings with the introduction of GhostWatch and iTrust. 

The cybersecurity landscape in 2024 is characterized by challenges that necessitate innovative responses from cybersecurity providers like TrustNet. 

These challenges include ransomware attacks, cybercriminals’ increased use of artificial intelligence (AI), vulnerabilities within Internet of Things (IoT) devices, and the potential threats posed by quantum computing advancements.

TrustNet has been acknowledged for its excellence in cybersecurity by consistently receiving Cybersecurity Magazine’s “Editor’s Choice in Managed Security Service Provider (MSSP)” Award. 

This recognition underscores TrustNet’s outstanding performance and pivotal role in providing managed security services. 

Furthermore, TrustNet’s reputation for excellence is further solidified by its recognition as one of Enterprise Security’s “Top 10 Managed Security Service Providers” for several years. 

These accolades highlight TrustNet’s commitment to delivering top-tier managed security, consulting, and compliance services, making it a trusted strategic partner for clients aiming to ensure the security and integrity of their operations.

Tustnet’s 3 Approaches help Businesses Navigate the Cybersecurity Landscape

TrustNet’s approach to cybersecurity and compliance is built on three pillars: advisory, automation, and audits. This approach ensures that businesses receive expert guidance, benefit from automated security processes, and undergo thorough audits to identify and address vulnerabilities.

AdvisoryTrustNet provides professional advice to business owners. They assist firms in assessing their cybersecurity risks, providing best practices and creating customized plans. 
TrustNet’s experience helps firms update their cybersecurity policies and processes with the newest threat information and industry standards.
AutomationModern cybersecurity defenses rely on automation to streamline and improve security operations. 
TrustNet’s automation solutions may help firms create consistent and reliable security measures, eliminating human error and freeing up resources for important activities. 
Automatic systems can respond to threats faster than human methods, protecting against cyberattacks in real time.
AuditsBusinesses need frequent audits to guarantee cybersecurity and compliance with laws and regulations. 
TrustNet evaluates an organization’s security to identify flaws and improvements. Audits may reassure organizations and restore customer and stakeholder trust by verifying security measures.
TrustNet is a Qualified Security Assessor (QSA) firm that delivers SOC, PCI DSS, and other cybersecurity and compliance reports needed by organizations across varying industries to protect businesses from current and emerging cyberthreats, while also preparing them for future cybersecurity concerns.

GhostWatch: A Comprehensive Managed Security and Compliance Solution

GhostWatch is a cutting-edge managed services solution that has covered an excellent array of managed security services for years.

With its integration into TrustNet, GhostWatch is now expanding into managed compliance. 

GhostWatch Managed Security Services 

Backed by years of development and experience, GhostWatch delivers world-class service backed by industry-leading tools and technology to protect your business against cyber-attacks and data breaches. Some of its unique selling propositions (USPs) include:  

  • Threat Management: GhostWatch synchronizes threat detection, incident response, and threat management for rapid remediation. 
  • Network Security: GhostWatch is an all-in-one platform and managed security service for complete network security monitoring and intrusion detection 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. 
  • Vulnerability Management: GhostWatch’s fully managed process integrates vulnerability management to detect potential exploits in your network, devices, servers, web applications, databases, and other assets. 

GhostWatch Managed Compliance Services

With this expansion, GhostWatch’s cutting-edge platform has also increased its capabilities in addressing the complex challenges of GRC, while helping businesses save time, reduce risk, and easily streamline compliance. Its features include:  

  • GRC + Audit Management in One: GhostWatch offers a unique combination of GRC and audit management in a single platform, providing a holistic solution for regulatory compliance and audit requirements. 
  • Full-Service Compliance Management: GhostWatch remains dedicated to offering and streamlining comprehensive compliance management capabilities, allowing businesses to adhere to regulatory requirements easily. 
  • Support for Multiple Compliance Frameworks: GhostWatch is all about flexibility. It supports a wide range of compliance standards, making it suited to the unique needs of various industries. 
  • Integration Capabilities: GhostWatch continues seamlessly integrating with existing systems, allowing for a smooth transition into the GRC ecosystem. 
  • Exceptional Security Features: GhostWatch is powered by reliable, advanced, and always up-to-date security features to safeguard sensitive data and maintain the integrity of your GRC processes. 

More Reasons to Choose GhostWatch

The benefits of GhostWatch are substantial, offering businesses:

  • Streamlined Compliance: GhostWatch aids in managing compliance efficiently, reducing the complexity and resources required for regulatory adherence
  • Proactive Threat Management: The platform’s advanced threat management capabilities help reduce organizational risk by swiftly identifying and responding to cyber threats
  • Swift Implementation: GhostWatch offers a quick deployment process, enabling businesses to swiftly take advantage of its managed services and mitigate risks without delay.
  • Clear and Competitive Pricing: GhostWatch stands out with its transparent and economical pricing structure, making its top-notch GRC services accessible to companies of every scale.
  • Continuous Vigilance: With GhostWatch, clients receive relentless 24/7 monitoring, ensuring proactive risk management and consistent compliance oversight for complete assurance.
  • Expert Team at Your Service: GhostWatch is backed by a dedicated team of seasoned professionals committed to crafting bespoke solutions and providing unparalleled support to address your specific business challenges.
  • Adaptable to Your Business Needs: GhostWatch recognizes the distinct nature of each enterprise and prides itself on its flexible approach, tailored to align with the individual objectives and demands of every client.

iTrust: Streamlining Cyber Risk Management and Compliance

iTrust is introduced as an all-in-one self-service platform with essential risk management capabilities.

It is designed to track and monitor vendor regulatory compliance in real time, covering various standards and regulations such as PCI DSS, HIPAA, SOX, SOC/SSAE16, and more. 

Leveraging machine learning, iTrust uncovers hidden insights and provides predictive cyber risk ratings, offering businesses a powerful tool for managing cyber risks effectively.

iTrust is currently available and accessible to companies of all sizes.

iTrust Key Features:

iTrust is designed with essential risk management capabilities to track and monitor vendor regulatory compliance in real-time, covering standards and regulations such as PCI DSS, HIPAA, SOX, SOC/SSAE16, etc.

Its Machine Learning for Predictive Cyber Risk Ratings, on the other hand, utilizes a myriad of smart tools and algorithms to uncover hidden insights and provide predictive cyber risk ratings, making it easier to manage cyber risks.

Meanwhile, Time-Boxed Metrics and Real-Time Alert features let businesses know about their compliance state and possible risks in real-time.

It also boasts 360° Assessments that look at security risks from all sides, with scores from inside, outside, and independent sources.

Finally, iTrust’s Real-Time Network Vulnerability Alerts let companies know about possible threats as they happen.

Expanding on the iTrust security metrics:

  • Patching Cadence: This feature focuses on patch management, ensuring that software updates and security patches are applied in a timely and systematic manner to maintain system integrity and security.
  • DNS Resilience: Enhances DNS configurations and implements anti-spoofing defenses to protect against DNS attacks and ensure the reliability of domain name resolution processes.
  • Network Security: Involves conducting regular vulnerability scans to identify and address potential security weaknesses within the network infrastructure.
  • Perimeter Security: Analyzes perimeter defenses to evaluate the effectiveness of security measures that protect the outermost boundaries of the network from external threats.
  • WebApp Security: Utilizes web application scanning to detect vulnerabilities in web applications, helping to prevent breaches that could compromise sensitive data.
  • Mail Server Security: Checks SMTP security configurations to safeguard email communications and ensure the secure operation of mail servers.
  • SPAM Blacklist: Monitors and ensures that the mail server is not compromised and listed on SPAM blacklists, which could affect email deliverability and reputation.
  • Hacker Threat Analysis: Involves monitoring underground hacker sites and the dark web for potential threats or indications of planned attacks against the organization.
  • Breach Metrics: Implements data leak detection mechanisms to identify and respond to unauthorized access or exposure of sensitive information, thereby mitigating the impact of data breaches.

More reasons to choose iTrust

iTrust offers several advantages to businesses, such as:

  • Continuous Risk Monitoring: Ensures that businesses are always aware of their cybersecurity posture and potential threats
  • Efficient Compliance Management: The automated tracking system reduces the effort and complexity involved in maintaining compliance
  • Cost-Effectiveness: iTrust is presented as an affordable platform that enhances existing cybersecurity measures without imposing a significant financial burden

A Holistic Approach to Cybersecurity and Compliance

TrustNet’s expansion with iTrust and GhostWatch represents a strategic move towards a holistic three-pronged approach encompassing Advisory, Automation, and Audit. 

This approach, combining advanced solutions and services with a dedicated team committed to excellence, aims to enhance third-party security and compliance visibility, improve monitoring, and strengthen trust and relationships with business partners and clients. 

Trevor Horwitz, CEO of TrustNet, emphasized the importance of innovation in creating impactful solutions. He stated, “Innovation is not about predicting the future; it is about creating it. We are relentlessly focused on reimagining what is possible to deliver solutions that make a significant impact.” This statement reflects TrustNet’s dedication to pushing the boundaries of what is possible in cybersecurity and compliance.

From framework management to attestations, TrustNet provides comprehensive security and compliance services under one roof, ensuring that businesses have access to the tools and expertise needed to navigate the cybersecurity landscape effectively.

With a focus on innovation, excellence, and a holistic approach, TrustNet continues to provide cutting-edge cybersecurity and compliance services to businesses worldwide.

For more information about TrustNet and its integrated services, interested parties are encouraged to visit TrustNet’s website.

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