ICF International and SecureState, both recognized as leading providers of consulting services and technology solutions to government and commercial clients, announced today that they will team with each other to provide a comprehensive suite of cybersecurity and reliability services to energy sector clients. Clients in this space face daunting challenges in securing their organizations, dealing with the security implications of new technologies, and complying with several North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) Critical Infrastructure Protection standards. The agreement brings together ICF’s cybersecurity assessment and strategic advisory services with SecureState’s threat analysis and vulnerability exploitation capabilities to provide energy sector clients with a comprehensive set of solutions designed to address the management, operational, and technical aspects of cybersecurity. ICF’s industry expertise and regulatory acumen combined with SecureState’s technical capabilities create an unsurpassed suite of services with the depth and breadth of capabilities to support energy sector clients in achieving all of their cybersecurity and reliability objectives and compliance goals. “Together, ICF and SecureState will provide clients with a more comprehensive understanding of their cyber risks and appropriate mitigation measures. The team approach will provide an unparalleled set of services for clients in the energy/cyber market,” said Andy Robinson, senior vice president for ICF International. “We look forward to helping our clients overcome new challenges facing the energy sector, while maintaining compliance and improving their overall security posture. By combining the capabilities of SecureState and ICF, we will deliver expertise to clients at all levels of the energy industry, from utilities to regional reliability organizations, as well as to NERC and the U.S. Department of Energy,” said Ken Stasiak, SecureState CEO. For More Information http://www.icfi.com. About SecureState SecureState is a management consulting firm specializing in information security. SecureState draws upon the skill sets of its team members and their extensive experience in government, the private-sector, and with major consulting companies. The SecureState team is comprised of several specialties including Advisory Services, Audit & Compliance, Profiling & Penetration, Privacy, Risk Management, and Incidence Response.
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