Austin, TX Cybersecurity, Information Security Consultant & Compliance Services

FLANK is Austin’s leading provider of comprehensive information security, cybersecurity, and regulatory compliance services and solutions. We’ve been working with Austin businesses for years, offering high-quality, fixed-fee services for many of today’s challenging and demanding information security, corporate governance, and regulatory compliance issues.

FLANK offers the following services for businesses in and around the greater Austin, TX metro area:

  • Information Security Services & Solutions
  • Regulatory Compliance Readiness & Gap Assessments
  • Information Security Policies and Procedures Writing Services
  • Risk Assessments
  • Security Awareness Training Programs
  • Penetration Testing
  • Outsourced Compliance Officer Services
  • Industry Leading Corporate Governance Services & Solutions

Information Security Services & Solutions

FLANK provides a wide-range of information security/cybersecurity services and solutions to Austin businesses. With today’s demanding security, governance, and compliance initiatives costing businesses massive amounts of money and time, FLANK is ready to assist in all ways possible. We offer fixed-fees and high-quality services for the following compliance standards and frameworks:

  • FISMA/NIST SP 800
  • DFARS NIST 800-171
  • PCI DSS
  • HIPAA
  • GLBA
  • GDPR
  • FBI CJIS
  • CMS

Regulatory Compliance Readiness & Gap Assessments

Many of today’s regulatory compliance mandates – PCI DSS, SOC audits, GDPR, FISMA, and many more – require organizations to really dig deep and think about the following core issues: Where do we start in terms of such an audit? What’s the scope? Do we have gaps and deficiencies, and if so, how do we correct them? These are just a few of the dozens upon dozens of questions we get from Austin businesses.

Therefore, you can quickly see and understand the importance of kicking off your compliance efforts with a much-needed, highly essential readiness & gap assessment. In the end, many of today’s alphabet soup of compliance mandates would be well-served by beginning with a readiness & gap assessment, which FLANK offers for the following compliance frameworks and regulations:

  • PCI DSS
  • SOC 1 SSAE 18/SOC 2/SOC 3
  • FISMA
  • DFARS NIST 800-171
  • GDPR
  • HIPAA
  • GLBA
  • SEC Cybersecurity
  • 23 NYCRR 500
  • And many more

Once the heavy lifting is done in terms of a scoping & readiness assessment, FLANK can also provide comprehensive remediation services for ensuring you’re ready to go for your annual compliance mandates.

Information Security Policies and Procedures Writing Services

If you spend enough time in the world of regulatory compliance, you’ll quickly learn the importance of documentation. Specifically, we’re talking about information security policies and procedure, and other supporting materials that must be in place. Authoring policies and procedures is one of the most demanding and time-consuming measure for compliance, but it’s got to be done, and luckily, FLANK can help. Not only can we author all your InfoSec policies and procedures, we also offer the world’s most comprehensive set of policy templates and toolkits available anywhere.

FLANK offers security templates that are available for immediate download today for the following standards and regulations:

  • PCI DSS
  • SOC 1 SSAE 18/SOC 2/SOC 3
  • FISMA
  • DFARS NIST 800-171
  • GDPR
  • HIPAA
  • GLBA
  • SEC Cybersecurity
  • 23 NYCRR 500
  • And many more

Risk Assessments

Many of today’s growing regulatory compliance reporting requirements – HIPAA, PCI DSS compliance, SOC 1 SSAE 18/SOC 2 audits – require that organizations perform an annual risk assessment commensurate to their needs. FLANK offers a wide-range of options for risk assessments, including comprehensive, industry leading risk management programs available for instant download today at flank.org.

You don’t have to spend large sums of money on risk assessment software or on expensive consultants – not at all – just download our risk assessment program today. The material is easy-to-use and implement has been confidently utilized by businesses all throughout the compliance landscape.

Security Awareness Training Programs

Training and educating employees on today’s current and emerging security issues, threats – and best practices – is not only a strict mandate for compliance reporting, it’s a best practice every business in Austin should be performing. FLANK offers comprehensive security awareness training solutions for Austin businesses, ranging from easy-to-use training manuals to customized training sessions. Contact us today at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to learn more.

Penetration Testing

Many of today’s compliance frameworks also require penetration testing services, and FLANK offers the following types of penetration testing services for Austin businesses:

  • Reconnaissance, Intelligence and Open Source Intelligence Gathering (OSINT):
  • Network Penetration Testing
  • Website Application Penetration Testing
  • Application Penetration Testing
  • Cloud Penetration Testing (Amazon AWS, Azure, And Google Cloud Platform)
  • Client-Side Penetration Testing
  • Wireless Penetration Testing
  • Social Engineering Penetration Testing
  • Black Box Testing
  • White Box Testing
  • Grey Box Testing
  • Penetration testing for all types of regulatory compliance mandates

Outsourced Compliance Officer Services

These are just a few of the dozens of frameworks that FLANK has immense expertise with. When it comes to security knowledge and cost-savings initiatives, look no further than the compliance experts at FLANK. We offer scoping & readiness assessments, policy documentation creation, third-party independent assessments, and much more.

Industry Leading Corporate Governance Services & Solutions

Effective corporate leadership begins with what’s known as “tone at the top”, an important element that every organization should fully embrace, but many are unaware of how to implement such measures. FLANK has extensive experience in designing and implementing a robust corporate governance program for one’s business. FLANK’s governance solutions for Austin, TX businesses encompass the following:

  • Board oversight and operation
  • Corporate ethics
  • Risk and assurance
  • InfoSec policy creation

FLANK offers a wide-range of corporate governance services, from consulting services to development of essential corporate documentation, and much more Contact us today at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to learn more about our corporate governance solutions.

Austin, TX Cybersecurity, Information Security Consultant & Compliance Services

When it comes to industry leading cybersecurity and information security compliance & consultant services for Austin, TX businesses, turn to FLANK.

 

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