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01/01/19: LCM Security Announces new Chief Security Officerxt...

LCM is pleased to announce that Ken Muir has returned to LCM Security, assuming the role of Chief Security officer. Ken is a Security Information Technology leader with over 22 years of I.T. experience, of which, 20 years have been exclusively in Cyber Security consulting and Managed Security Services.


Ken has worked with hundreds of customers across North America in that time from many verticals advising and consulting on their security concerns. These customers included: Aerospace, Federal and provincial Government, Energy sector, Major retail chains, all levels of education and dozens of companies listed in the Forbes Top 2000 Global companies.


Ken holds Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) and Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) from ISACA.org and many other vendor certifications. He also has his Government of Canada Level 2 Secret clearance.


Ken's experience will augment LCM's security services and product offerings, specifically in the areas of our managed service offering, and assessment and compliance services.  


01/05/18: LCM Security Integrates FortiSIEM into Security Management Services 

LCM has expanded on our 15 year relationship with Fortinet by adding FortiSIEM, an extremely cost effective solution, to meet the security monitoring requirement of universities, government, education and retail organizations. LCM’s industry, security and network knowledge will assist you in implementing the processes to ensure your operations are kept secure. 


01/04/16: LCM Security Inc. Announces Move to Splunk

LCM has worked with Retailers across North America to implement, manage and monitor SIEM solutions as part of our overall proven Security processes.   We have migrated our monitoring, alerting and reporting processes to take advantage of the ability of Splunk to deal with the risk associated with Advanced Threats and critical information collected in Traffic logs. Splunk allows LCM to parse through Terabytes of Big Data and find the answers that will lower our customers' risk of a breach, deal with incidents quickly and find traffic patterns that impact performance and misuse of data accidentally or maliciously.  


01/06/2015: LCM Partners with Control Gap to Provide Critical PCI Certification 

Most businesses today are faced with the reality of regulatory compliance and meeting the requirements can be a challenging process. In order to achieve and maintain compliance, businesses must ensure effective information security controls are in place to safeguard data stored, processed and transmitted within their environments and in the hands of their outsourced third-party service providers. LCM works with our clients to provide services that include Gap to Security Monitoring and all critical components to become and maintain compliance. Control Gap as an  experienced and certified experts on your side, provide PCI validation and certification advisory services to enable your company to realize and sustain compliance, successfully.  Control Gap works with LCM clients to validate the processes and provide the final certification. By streamlining the working relationship between Control Gap’s QSA and LCM’s team our customers realize both time and dollar savings.