Critical Start Quick Start Risk Assessment FAQs
Quick Start Risk Assessments are available to Critical Start and non-Critical Start customers.
The Quick Start Risk Assessment is a 15-question Assessment included in our expanded MDR service for no additional charge. It is a brief, approximated version of the NIST CSF assessment. It has 14 single-select questions (the last (15th) question is more for information gathering). The survey analysis includes security maturity ratings against best practices and Peer Benchmarking.
Quick Start Risk Assessment
Risk Assessment Essentials
Yes, if you have participated in the Quick Start Survey during August-September, your assessment data will be preloaded into the free Quick Start Risk Assessment by default.
The Quick Start Risk Assessment can be completed in minutes. There are 15 quantifiable, multiple-choice questions.
All endpoint, cloud, software, hardware, and physical systems and devices that move data and traffic into, out of, and across your network should be considered when conducting cyber risk assessments.
Yes, all the physical systems through which a cyber threat can potentially be passed on to any software/hardware asset and can move onto a network should be considered in the assessment.
Organizations can take fill out as many Quick Start Risk Assessment questionnaires as desired, as often as they want.
Our Quick Start Risk Assessment maps to 75% of the NIST CSF, revealing relevant information across many coverage areas for relatively little effort. You get peer benchmarking and prioritized risk reduction recommendations by just spending a few minutes.
A non-Critical Start customer will see standalone recommendations and data elements of the completed survey that flow into the Cyber Risk Dashboard. The risk overview will only have one widget and a call to action on what to do to increase security posture, including adding MDR to their security tool portfolio.
A Critical Start customer will see a more unified view within the Cyber Risk Dashboard, tying into other licensed and unlicensed offerings with additional calls to action.
After completing the sign-up process, your access to the Quick Start Risk Assessment will be provisioned within 24 hours. You’ll receive an email notification once your access is ready.