Vumetric wins major penetration test contract with the government of Quebec
Vumetric, a firm specializing in cybersecurity, has just announced the signing of a three-year contract with the Centre des services partagés du Québec (CSPQ). Vumetric will hence become the exclusive service provider of penetration tests, IT security audits, and vulnerability assessments for all clients hosted by the CSPQ. Valued at over one million dollars, this contract is one of the largest of its kind to ever be awarded in Canada and will enable the CSPQ to offer certified penetration test and IT security audit services to a its client base of Government departments and agencies.
This contract reinforces Vumetric’s position as an industry leader in penetration testing and IT security auditing. “We are reaping the benefits of the strategic choices that have allowed us to develop a focused cyber security offering. We have refined our expertise over the course of many penetration testing projects; our methodological approach and our ability to clearly and concisely communicate and present our findings and recommendations are among the key points that have allowed us to stand out and win this important contract”, said Patrick Chevalier, senior partner at Vumetric. “We are very proud to share our expertise with the Quebec Government and help them remain proactive in the face of evolving IT security risks and threats”.
Vumetric is an independent company specialized in cybersecurity. With several hundred projects to its credit and the recurrence of the mandates entrusted by its clients, their unique approach has proved itself with companies and organizations of all sizes, both private and public sector. Whether it be for a penetration test project, outsourcing IT security operations or offering professional consulting services, Vumetric will help any organization understand the many inherent risks associated with the use of IT technologies and help them stay proactive in the face of emerging threats. For more information, visit www.vumetric.com
The Center de services partagés du Québec (CSPQ) is a government agency whose mission is to provide or make accessible the administrative goods and services required by public sector organizations to perform their duties. These services and goods include financial, material, informational and communicational support as well as human resources. The CSPQ aims to streamline and optimize administrative support services all while ensuring their quality and responsiveness. www.cspq.gouv.qc.ca
"Vumetric’s managed service solutions complement our IT team perfectly. Their benchmarks greatly helped us improve our cyber security accountability."
IT Director, Manufacturing
"The people at Vumetric always showed great availability and efficiency when carrying out various penetration tests and security audits. Their findings helped us address risks that were initially unknown to us."
VP Internal Audit, Insurance
"Vumetric’s cyber security experts are always on the leading edge of emerging trends. They help us stay on top of new IT threats and risks."
IT Security Consultant, Government Agency
"The consultants at Vumetric know exactly what they are talking about when it comes to cyber security issues, even for a complex IT environment such as ours. Their services met and even exceed our expectations."