What is Zero Trust?

There is no one-size-fits-all solution for security so the best way to lessen the threat surface is to implement a zero trust architecture.  To determine if pursuing a zero trust architecture is the right move for your organization, you need to understand its purpose, benefits and challenges. 

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Featured CLIMBER: Katie Vokus  

Employees at A-LIGN take many different paths throughout their journey – that’s why we sat down with Katie Vokus, one of A-LIGN’s Sr. Consultants for SOC, to talk about her journey in cybersecurity, career growth and the launch of a new training program.   

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The Opportunities and Challenges Ahead: A Response to the Cybersecurity Executive Order 

President Biden’s Executive Order serves as an official and intentional first step to modernize cybersecurity defenses, especially as it relates to federal networks, and creating a more definitive response from the U.S. when incidents occur.  Here are a few opportunities and challenges we see ahead! 

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A-LIGN Finishes Record First Quarter, Expands Service Lines and Global Footprint

Strong brand leadership and growing demand for cybersecurity audits fuel 52% YoY growth in Q1 2021, accelerate plans for new offices in Ireland and Panama.

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Featured CLIMBER: Elizabeth Hugenberg

This month, we sat down with Featured CLIMBER Elizabeth Hugenberg to hear about her journey at A-LIGN. She shares what has changed the most since she joined the firm in 2016, the professional growth she’s experienced, and what advice she would give to those entering the industry.  

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Featured CLIMBER: Nicole Beasley 

This month, we sat down with Featured CLIMBER Nicole Beasley to hear about her journey from Senior Consultant to Associate Manager. She shares her experience in the cybersecurity industry, her professional growth at A-LIGN, and what she loves about working with our team of CLIMBERS.  

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A-LIGN Announces
C3PAO Authorization,
Provides CMMC
Certifications
Key to DoD Contracts 

A-LIGN is among the first C3PAOs and RPOs guiding companies through the evolving CMMC audit and certification process so they can win more business in the growing federal space 

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C3PAO Authorization,
Provides CMMC
Certifications
Key to DoD Contracts “