vCISO Services

Expert Virtual Chief Information Security Officer (vCISO) Services for Comprehensive Cybersecurity Management

Our vCISO Services Overview

Tailored Services

Tailored vCISO services for high regulatory sectors including DIB and aerospace.

Expert Guidance

Decades of expertise in strategic cybersecurity guidance.

Proactive Defense

Focused on proactive defense and compliance in a digital landscape.

A vitrtual CISO helping a client

What is a Virtual Chief Information Security Officer(vCISO)?

A vCISO, or Virtual Chief Information Security Officer, is a cybersecurity specialist who guides organizations in crafting and overseeing a tailored information security program that aligns with their business objectives. vCISO consultants collaborate with IT teams, senior management, and other stakeholders to create a robust information security blueprint, ensuring both protection and regulatory adherence. Leveraging their expertise, they enable businesses to navigate the evolving threat environment and meet compliance benchmarks without the need to recruit a full-time internal staff.

We understand that every organization has unique cybersecurity requirements, and we have developed a tailored vCISO program that caters to those needs.


The cost of a vCISO can vary widely based on factors like the size and complexity of your business, the specific services required, and the experience level of the vCISO. Typically, it’s a fraction of the cost of a full-time CISO, offering a more flexible and cost-effective solution for businesses that need strategic cybersecurity leadership without the overhead of a full-time executive. For a precise quote tailored to your organization’s needs, we recommend contacting us directly.

A vCISO (Chief Information Security Officer) provides expert guidance and leadership on cybersecurity matters for an organization, similar to a full-time CISO, but on a remote, often part-time basis. Their duties include developing and implementing comprehensive cybersecurity strategies, managing risk, ensuring compliance with relevant laws and regulations, and responding to security incidents. A vCISO also plays a key role in educating and training staff about security best practices and staying updated on the latest cybersecurity trends and threats.

Hiring a vCISO is cost-effective and provides access to top-tier security expertise without the need for a full-time executive position. This arrangement is particularly beneficial for small to medium-sized businesses that need strategic security guidance but don’t have the resources for a full-time CISO.

Absolutely. A vCISO is well-versed in various regulatory and compliance frameworks and can help your organization align its security practices with necessary standards like GDPR, HIPAA, or PCI-DSS, thus ensuring compliance and reducing the risk of penalties.

Integration involves an initial assessment of your current cybersecurity posture, understanding your business objectives, and then developing a tailored security strategy. Regular communication, either virtually or in-person, is established for ongoing management and consultation.

Our vCISO Expertise

Cleared Systems, with over 25 years of expertise in cybersecurity and information compliance, excels in providing Virtual Chief Information Security Officer Services. Our seasoned team, known for authoring several key publications in the field, offers tailored vCISO solutions to clients in the DIB, federal contracting, manufacturing, and aerospace sectors. Our depth of knowledge and practical experience ensures that our clients are equipped with robust, strategic defenses against the evolving landscape of cyber threats.

vCISO Services

Why Choose Cleared Systems for vCISO Services

Cleared Systems vCISO services are specifically designed for clients in the DIB, federal contracting, manufacturing, and aerospace sectors, providing expert guidance tailored to the unique compliance and security challenges of these industries.

Our vCISOs possess extensive experience and deep knowledge in cybersecurity and information compliance, ensuring that your organization stays ahead of evolving threats and regulatory demands.

Choosing Cleared Systems means partnering with a team that is deeply committed to protecting your sensitive information and maintaining operational integrity, with a proactive approach to threat management and strategic security planning.

Key Takeaways from Our vCISO Services

  1. Tailored Cybersecurity Expertise: Our vCISO services provide specialized cybersecurity leadership, particularly for DIB, federal contracting, manufacturing, and aerospace, ensuring customized strategies and enhanced compliance.

  2. Cost-Effective and Flexible Solutions: We offer scalable cybersecurity solutions at a fraction of the cost of a full-time CISO, adaptable to your organization’s evolving needs and growth.

  3. Proactive Risk Management: Our approach emphasizes proactive threat detection and management, employing cutting-edge practices to safeguard your organization against emerging cyber threats.

What Clients Says About Us

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TerriJo WeedTerriJo Weed
15:23 04 Mar 24
Great experience so far!
Asley SladeAsley Slade
04:12 17 Feb 24
The staff is wonderful, the office is well-organized, and there's the added perk of free lunch on Fridays
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14:21 15 Feb 24
Their service is outstanding and dependable. Highly recommended
Emine çekmeceEmine çekmece
20:01 12 Feb 24
Cleared Systems custom solutions and great support have made our cybersecurity worries a thing of the past. We're in good hands
Félix BourhisFélix Bourhis
19:55 12 Feb 24
Cleared Systems has been a lifesaver for our small business. No more sleepless nights worrying about security threats. Their team is friendly and the 24/7 monitoring is fantastic
Reweg WefjReweg Wefj
13:52 12 Feb 24
I've had a fantastic experience with Cleared Systems. They're really smart, clear about what they do, and quick to get things done. I'm super thankful for how they spot and fix security problems before they even happen. With Cleared Systems looking out for us, we can avoid damage to our reputation, losing a lot of money, getting hacked, and paying fines. Big shoutout to Carl and his team for all their help!
Aubert CohronAubert Cohron
13:25 07 Feb 24
We got on board with Cleared Systems back in February 2022, and I've got to say, it's been an amazing journey. They're not just another team; they're problem-solvers, especially when it comes to the tough challenges. Moving to GCC High could have been a headache, but they made it feel seamless, handling the migration with such efficiency. They didn't just move us over; they also enhanced our system with some smart integrations along the way. Their fast response and ability to get things done have been a massive boost for us.
Bradley RileyBradley Riley
08:02 21 Jan 24
Appreciate the quick and helpful response. Always responsive to our cybersecurity needs.
Leighton CookLeighton Cook
08:22 10 Jan 24
Awesome company and great people. I highly recommend them.
Great location and awesome place to work!

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