Cooperative Systems Earns CompTIA Security Trustmark+

We are proud to announce that Cooperative Systems is the first and so far the only Managed IT Services organization in all of New England to receive the CompTIA Security Trustmark+!

About The Security Trustmark+

CompTIA is the non-profit association for the world’s information technology (IT) industry. The CompTIA Security Trustmark+ validates that CoopSys uses the security processes identified by the IT industry as generally accepted best practices and has been evaluated by an independent third-party assessor as meeting the criteria established by the CompTIA Security Trustmark+. Based on the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Cybersecurity Framework, this honor is the result of a comprehensive review of the security posture of any IT business, applicable across multiple industries and compliance regulations.

“The CompTIA Security Trustmark+ signifies that Cooperative Systems adheres to our industry’s highest standards for security practices and business processes in critical components of identification, protection, detection, response, and recovery as related to data security,” said Nancy Hammervik, senior vice president, industry relations, CompTIA. “Earning the Security Trustmark+ demonstrates a true commitment to address the challenges of security compliance facing our industry today.”

Our Verified Strengths

To earn this Cooperative Systems successfully passed an independent assessment of their security policies, capabilities, practices, and processes against industry best practices in areas such as:

• Security technologies, including firewalls, anti-Virus/ malware/ spyware and intrusion detection
• Vulnerability assessment detection
• Data encryption
• Technical employee knowledge/expertise
• Security clearances and background checks
• Physical and hardware security
• Permissions, passwords and other security requirements

We take a holistic approach to cyber security.


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