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ipss projects

The following projects illustrate the depth and breadth of ipss‘ professional services team.

Financial industry Fortune-20 / host-based security

ipss delivered host-based consulting services to a Fortune-20 financial services organization to address multi-jurisdictional compliance and removable media control requirements. The multi-year project involved requirements development, system architecture, implementation, comprehensive security services and acceptance testing. The solution was based on a commercial endpoint product with custom reporting. The team developed user-specific security policies using Active Directory integration and produced customized reporting for the client.

Military / comprehensive security services

ipss has provided comprehensive IT security consulting services to the Canadian Armed Forces in many areas, including but not limited to security architecture, installation and configuration of security controls at the host, network, and application layers, security operations, and certification and accreditation. ipss‘ team has developed and delivered capabilities for vulnerability assessment, host and network-based detection and prevention, secure remote access, and logging and monitoring.

Government / integrated security architecture

ipss developed, implemented, and provided operational support in an enterprise green-field security architecture for a Canadian federal government department. Working with systems and network designers and operators, ipss architected and deployed a fully-integrated system to detect and respond in real-time to host and network-based threats. The system featured commercial and open-source components including network IDS, network IPS, enterprise-wide vulnerability management and remediation tools, host-based controls, a security information and event management system, and malware analysis tools.

Multinational conglomerate / vulnerability and risk assessments

Over a period of nearly ten years, ipss has provided vulnerability and risk assessment services to a global conglomerate operating in many industries and countries. ipss has scoped and executed multiple vulnerability assessments and penetration tests in single and recurring engagements, and has recommended technical, operational, and management controls to mitigate identified vulnerabilities. The team has also performed structure risk assessment work such as Threat Risk Assessments for internal and external use by the client organizations.

We’ve worked with many different clients in various industries – click for a sample.