Our Providers

Prior to being added to the network, a service provider agency must confirm that it performs various practices that promote trust.

  • Providers indicate the total number of years in service their agency has performed cybersecurity or data privacy services
  • Newer providers indicate the total number of years that their principals or founders have in the field
  • All providers must carry insurance (professional liability, errors & omissions) commensurate to the levels required by those projects and managed services for which they are connected
  • Providers perform background checks on all employees

  • Providers validate clearance documentation for any employee where applicable for a given engagement

  • Providers validate relevant certifications for any employee where applicable for a given engagement

  • Providers who staff reformed hackers (black hat hackers) must divulge their history to customer organizations prior to deploying them on engagements

  • Providers need to attest to this transparency and perform it in practice prior to being added to the network

  • Providers acknowledge any active complaints from consumer advocacy organizations such as the Better Business Bureau (BBB) prior to being added to the network

  • Providers acknowledge any active liens or lawsuits prior to being added to the network

  • Providers who are selected as an engagement finalist, and more importantly those who win the project, should have any additional validations performed by the customer organization
  • Providers who are selected as an engagement finalist, and more importantly those who win the project, should provide any solicited references by the customer organization
  • These extra validations between the connected parties build trust for engagements and build credibility for the platform and its providers