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Fill Your Trusted Advisor Gap with Outsourced CISO Services

What Are Outsourced CISO Services and Why Are They Important?

Outsourced CISO services provide businesses with experienced, professional cybersecurity and compliance leadership without the overhead of a full-time executive. As critical business activities shift ever more digital, outsourced CISOs help companies fill a highly skilled, high-stress position that’s essential for staying ahead of evolving cyber threats and data privacy and security requirements. 

Our outsourced CISO services offer a cost-effective way to ensure your organization has the trusted data security leadership it needs. Let our vCISO services provide expertise and guidance on advanced cybersecurity measures, regulatory compliance, and proactive threat mitigation.

Business Implications


Our Outsourced CISO Services Essentials

While every business needs full-time data security, they don’t all need a full-time chief information security officer. Our outsourced CISO services can fill this leadership gap, providing critical guidance and shielding your company from threats wherever data makes you vulnerable.


Combining a robust technology platform with compliance expertise, our CoreComply solution identifies, validates, and helps close active gaps in your current compliance practice while also offering ongoing guidance on how to eliminate risk.

Gain strategic cybersecurity leadership and oversight, customizing security strategies to protect against evolving threats without the need for a full-time executive position.

Utilize advanced Governance, Risk, and Compliance technology to streamline compliance processes, ensuring adherence to industry standards and regulations.

Develop and enforce robust security policies that safeguard your digital assets and help ensure compliance with regulatory requirements.

Identify and assess vulnerabilities within your current cybersecurity framework to prioritize and address potential risks and lack of compliance requirements.

Receive expert guidance and support during compliance audits, minimizing stress and ensuring your organization meets all necessary standards.

Manage and mitigate risks associated with third-party vendors through thorough assessments, ensuring they comply with your cybersecurity standards.

Access detailed reports on your cybersecurity posture, compliance status, and recommendations for improvement, enabling informed decision-making.

Collaborate with your outsourced CISO to develop a tailored security strategy that aligns with your business objectives and industry-specific challenges.


Combining a robust technology platform with compliance expertise, our CoreComply solution identifies, validates, and helps close active gaps in your current compliance practice while also offering ongoing guidance on how to eliminate risk.

Benefits of CISO as a Service

For many, signing on for CISO as a service is exactly the right option for protecting your data and your headcount budget in one move. Compliance, efficiency, and other benefits only make the case for vCISOs that much stronger.

Enhanced Security

Significantly strengthen your cyber threat defenses while also reducing the likelihood of breaches.

Compliance Mastery

Get expert guidance on seamless adherence to complex regulatory requirements and avoid costly fines and reputational damage.

Cost Efficiency

Achieve top-tier cybersecurity oversight and strategic planning without allocating resources better spent on supporting core business activities.

Risk Reduction

Conduct thorough compliance gap analyses that help ensure sensitive data and intellectual property are robustly protected against cyber threats.

Incident Response

Use advanced incident response planning to quickly mitigate the impact of any security breach and minimize downtime and operational disruption.

Strategic Advantage

Align cybersecurity strategies with business objectives and promote enhanced data security protections as a competitive differentiator.


Cybersecurity Checklist

Gain essential cybersecurity insights with our comprehensive checklist. Designed as a jumping off point for evaluating your ability to lower your risk of attack, this list can show you where your defense needs bolstering against evolving cyber threats.

What Our Customers Say

“Coretelligent has us covered when it comes to IT strategy, security and support. They proactively monitor many details and communicate quickly. I can count on our dedicated team for rapid resolution, escalation when required and most importantly, anticipating issues. We know our engineers well – and have spoken on evenings and weekends in a pinch! Coretelligent is an extension of our team, whether it’s on-site or remote due to their excellent internal documentation and communication. They are a trusted partner for Costanoa Ventures.”

“Coretelligent is not just a technology partner; they are an extension of our team. Coretelligent, day after day, works closely to support, troubleshoot, and look after all our employees’ IT needs. They also monitor all our offices up and down the East Coast. In a work environment so reliant on technology — it is our #1 priority, operationally — having 24/7/365 day support allows us to successfully support and process our business.”

“Integral to the past and future success of our firm is our partnership with Coretelligent. Entrusting the entirety of our IT footprint to Coretelligent has created a multiplying effect for the business; we are realizing greater synergies, empowering our people to be more productive, and enhancing our abilities to protect our business and our clients’ data from ever-present cyber threats.”

Let’s Talk About Outsourced CISO Services

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FAQs About Outsourced CISOs

Need help explaining outsourced CIO services to a colleague or other stakeholder? Start here.

CISO as a service provides organizations with expert cybersecurity leadership and strategic guidance on a flexible, cost-effective basis, bypassing the need to hire a full-time executive. This service encompasses risk management, compliance, policy development, and incident response planning, which are tailored to your specific security needs and business objectives.

The advantages of CISO as a service include:

  • Expert Leadership – Access to top-tier compliance expertise without the commitment of a full-time CISO.
  • Enhanced Cybersecurity Posture – Strengthen defenses against cyber threats with strategic planning and best practice implementation.
  • Compliance Assurance – Navigate complex regulatory landscapes with expert guidance to help ensure compliance with industry standards and laws.
  • Cost Efficiency – Leverage the benefits of senior cybersecurity leadership at a fraction of the cost of an in-house executive.
  • Risk Management – Proactively identify and mitigate risks with comprehensive assessments and strategic risk management plans.
  • Scalability – Easily scale security efforts up or down based on your organization’s changing needs, without the hassle of recruiting or training new staff.
  • Focused Strategy – Develop and execute a customized cybersecurity strategy that aligns with your specific business goals and addresses your unique security challenges.

The scope of work for an outsourced CISO/vCISO includes:

  • Strategic Oversight – Providing leadership and strategic direction for cybersecurity initiatives to align with business objectives.
  • Compliance Management – Ensuring adherence to regulatory requirements and industry standards through comprehensive compliance programs.
  • Policy Development – Creating and implementing robust security policies and procedures to protect organizational assets.
  • Risk Assessment – Conducting detailed risk analyses to identify vulnerabilities and prioritize security efforts.
  • Incident Response Planning – Developing and maintaining an incident response plan to quickly address and mitigate the impact of security breaches.
  • Vendor Risk Management – Assessing and managing risks associated with third-party vendors to ensure compliance with organizational security standards.
  • Security Awareness Training – Implementing training programs to educate employees on cybersecurity best practices and threat awareness.
  • Reporting – Delivering regular reports on security posture, compliance status, and strategic recommendations for improvement.

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