Billions Spent on Cybersecurity, Why Are Problems Getting Worse?

Technology alone won’t keep you safe. Fully engaged employees should be your first line of defense. In 2016, over $18 billion was spent on cybersecurity. It’s estimated that almost a trillion dollars more will be spent over the next five years. Despite this, research shows that the problem is getting worse. Data breaches are at […]

Virginia Firm Toughens Cybersecurity’s Weakest Link: Humans

Ostendio CEO, Grant Elliott, was interviewed by Jonathan Aberman of What’s Working DC on Federal News Radio to discuss some of the issues facing cybersecurity. “When you store data, for example, in [Amazon Web Services], or Microsoft Azure or any type of data technology, the likelihood of someone hacking into that data has become less […]

Ostendio Welcomes a New Member to the Advisory Board

We are pleased to announce a new addition to Ostendio’s Advisory Board, Scott Sanders. Scott is a talented and seasoned executive with over 20 years of experience in software-as-a-service (SaaS), cybersecurity and communications. He brings a wealth of expertise with particular strengths in areas such as early-stage business scaling, strategic and go-to-market consulting, and mergers […]

Ostendio Joins Intel’s Security Readiness Program

Ostendio, a leading cybersecurity and risk management software provider, announced that they are partnering with Intel’s Healthcare Security Readiness Program. The program aims to reduce the risk of cyber-attacks against health and life science organizations. “Ostendio was founded to safeguard healthcare privacy and ensure compliance with industry standards and regulations,” explains Ostendio CEO and Founder […]

Ostendio Is Changing The Way Companies Manage Their Cybersecurity, Risk Management And Compliance Programs

Ostendio Founder and CEO Grant Elliott talks to SuperbCrew, a tech news website covering innovative technology and internet companies, about the future of Ostendio, and why MyVCM was created. “Ostendio is changing the way companies manage their cybersecurity, risk management, and compliance programs. Ostendio’s SaaS platform – My Virtual Compliance Manager (MyVCM™) – allows companies to […]

With Cybersecurity More Relevant Than Ever, Rosslyn Startup Aims to Grow

Imagine you’ve just set up a state-of-the-art home security system with all the bells and whistles. The alarms are set. The motion detectors are on. The cameras are live. But there’s a problem: You don’t know how to use any of that equipment. Are you really any safer than before? That’s an analogy from Grant Elliott, Founder and […]

Ostendio Wins Best Cybersecurity Compliance Solution in the Cybersecurity Excellence Awards

“We’re honored to be presented with this award from our peers in the cyber and information security space,” said Grant Elliott, Ostendio CEO. “In this increasingly digital world, we need to ensure that everyone is reliably protecting sensitive data. Ostendio’s My Virtual Compliance Manager (MyVCM™) is a true workflow manage solution that automates the Cyber […]

Ostendio Featured by Rosslyn BID

The Ostendio team was featured by  Rosslyn Business Improvement District (BID).  Learn more about Ostendio and why we love being located in the Rosslyn area of Arlington. Thanks Rosslyn BID! Read Article  

mProve Health Wins 2016 MyVCM Trust Network Award for Healthcare Cybersecurity Excellence

 Innovative Mobile Technology Solutions Achieves Highest Marks for Information Security, Risk Management, and Compliance Program   ARLINGTON, VA, September 8, 2016 – Ostendio, a leading provider of healthcare information security and risk management solutions, today announced that mProve Health, a leader in providing mobile technology services to the life sciences sector, has been named the winner in […]

CSO Online: Ostendio’s Grant Elliott on health IT security

Ostendio Founder and CEO Grant Elliott talks to CSO’s Kacy Zurkus. Kacy poses the proposition –  “In order to prioritize security in health IT, programmers  should be required to take the Hippocratic oath just as health professionals do!”  See Grant’ s Point of View. “We would simply be happy for them to meet general industry […]

higi Selects Ostendio’s MyVCM to Manage Data Security and Compliance

ARLINGTON, VA, June 21, 2016 – Ostendio, a leading provider of healthcare information security and risk management solutions, today announced that higi, the nation’s single largest network of health stations, has selected MyVCMTM to enhance the security of its health services. With MyVCM, higi’s real-time information services will now be able to better protect patient […]