PROSPHERE EXCELS in today’s most challenging cyber security environments. We are ISO 27001:2013 and GSA HSPD-12 certified for cyber and physical security solutions and meet the latest Federal security standards. We work with industry leading security vendors for Biometric ICAM, CCTV, PIV card and PACS solutions as part of our security practice, as well as conducting cyber and physical security risk and threat assessments.

We are embedded with our customers and partners to ensure secure organizations and compliance with industry standards, whether Federal government or commercial. Prosphere offers expertise in many cyber security practices to include governance, compliance, configuration, and testing.

OUR APPROACH:

Providing a strong cyber security partnership by understanding our customer’s mission, knowledge of their environment, delivering scaled and tailored solutions, and measuring effectiveness.

ProSphere’s security experience extends across multiple clients with critical infrastructures including the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), Western Area Power Administration (WAPA) and Department of Transportation (DOT). The following are examples of the types of services we provide to our customers.

Governance

  • We review agency security guidelines
  • We create security product talking papers for Information Security (INFOSEC) Conferences
  • We develop security guidelines for Active Directory, MS Exchange, SharePoint, Oracle Database Server, and SQL
  • We assist in creating agency security presentations

TESTING

  • We test and validate, in a security framework, new and proposed organizational software or hardware.
  • We perform Vendor Product Review (VPR) Reports
  • We identify vulnerabilities as well as system security configuration issues
  • We execute mitigation actions

CONFIGURATION

  • We follow operating systems and emerging technologies security configuration guides
  • We comply with W2K8 Server Security Technical Installation Guides (STIG)
  • We secure operating system procedure guides

Compliance

  • We execute updates or patches, complete system quarantines, ensure segregation, and expedite system rebuilds
  • We provide mobile device security with MDM software
  • We support Anti-Virus and FIPS 140-2 level system and file encryption on both servers and desktops
  • We manage and support multiple security systems, from integrated access control and video security with HSPD-12 identity management to Domain access control management
  • We compile Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) and Federal Information System Controls Audit Manual (FISCAM) Compliance Reports
  • We perform periodic security scans

Sample Projects

department of Transportation

As part of cyber security practice ProSphere provides the biometrics enrollment and PIV card issuing for all DOT HQ employees today using the FAA biometric ICAM System, and installed and integrated the CA Single Sign-on software solution with the FAA’s ICAM system for the FAA previously supporting our GSA HSPD-12 security services certification.

U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs

In addition to providing a broad range of systems and network security services, ProSphere also provides enterprise security support services in support of the VA where our security engineers test, evaluate and assess latest new software and hardware solutions the VA is interested in against the latest Federal Security Standards before they can be purchased and implemented on the VA network.