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Security Architecture Framework

Achieve the goal of aligning security needs with business needs by following enterprise security architecture frameworks!

What is Security Architecture Framework?

A security architecture framework is a collection of consistent guidelines and principles for executing different levels of business security architecture. When designing security controls, it becomes vital to understand the business objectives and the risks introduced by the IT environment.

Implementing security architecture is often a confusing process for enterprises. Organizations could choose to devise their frameworks by integrating international standard frameworks. Enterprise Security Architecture frameworks such as SABSA, COBIT etc., help organizations reach the goal of aligning security requirements with business essentials.

Why Security Architecture?

Security Architecture is the overall design of security controls within the business environment that addresses its needs and potential risks. It is an integral component of enterprise architecture planning, which specifies when and where to apply security controls. It helps enable business functions and provides value to the organization. Planning for a robust & sustainable architecture for security benefits organizations in the following ways: –

  • Act as an enabler to achieve core business objectives
  • Operations become more transparent and accountable
  • Fewer or negligible security breaches or incidents
  • Compliance with critical data security standards & regulations
  • More efficient and effective IT environment

Our Approach Towards Security Architecture Development

Deverra understands that the key to robust and sustainable architecture lies in the design principles used. We help our clients design their security architecture with a risk-based approach: –
We understand that the key-security objective intent of organizations is to get the analysis of the context surrounding its internal and external environment and work culture. Based on this knowledge and understanding, a suitable plan gets developed with associated responsibilities and activity timelines being clearly defined.
Analyse – Business Objectives, Risks And Technology Architecture
We assess the current organization environment across three verticals: People, Process & technology. The result goes communicated along with its risks and areas of improvement. Risks get identified and evaluated based on their impact on achieving the organization’s business objectives. Based on the identified risks, appropriate security controls for its treatment are also defined.
Design Of Security Controls Mapped To Business Risks
Based upon inputs from the Analysis phase, we help design appropriate security controls for the organization, keeping keen on the many layers of stakeholders involved in your organization. We help develop required system technical standards and appropriate policies and procedures associated.
Implement And Manage The Security Controls
We help bridge the gap between your new security controls and their day-to-day deployment by training, educating and offering hands-on support to an organization’s biggest source of security risks— the people within the end-users, IT users, and senior management.
Measure And Monitor The Control Effectiveness And Continuous Improvement
We help enterprises maintain their security environment by defining suitable control monitoring metrics and conducting periodic internal audits. It would help organizations keep track of their cyber risks and monitor the effectiveness of cyber security controls.

Why Deverra?

  • A handful of clients (Over 30+) from different industries that include banking, technology, manufacturing, power, government/federal, etc.
  • Team of seasoned consultants having experience working with security architectural frameworks like TOGAF, SABSA, O-ESA & OSA.
  • Rich Expertise in designing security frameworks for large organizations spread globally across.
  • Proven record of supporting clients to keep hold of their other various legal/regulatory/statutory security compliance requirements within a single security framework.
  • Ability to provide vendor-agnostic solutions that help design an organization’s security architecture.

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