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Virtual Chief Information Security Officer – San Diego (CA)

Virtual CISO – San Diego (CA)

California-RD-Tax-Credit-Organizations in San Diego and across California are forced to operate in a business environment ripe with cybercriminals intent on stealing essential business data. Bad actors rely on ever-evolving techniques such as malware, ransomware, phishing attacks, and more to find weaknesses and exploit victims. In fact, recent studies have revealed that 1 in 10 small businesses suffer a cyberattack each year, with phishing being the most effective method. Any business that uses, stores, or transmits personally identifiable information (PII) such as Social Security numbers, bank account numbers, or login credentials is a target.

For this reason, companies in San Diego and across California need to engineer a cybersecurity plan that offers maximum protection. Many rely on various appliances and software packages to achieve a baseline level of security but need more knowledge and experience to achieve maximum protection. The addition of a Chief Information Security Officer ensures that efforts are strategic and coordinated and offer a maximum level of protection. Unfortunately, many need more resources and budget to engage a full-time employee. For this reason, many turn to a Virtual Chief Information Security Officer (vCISO) to provide executive-level guidance as needed.

vCISO Experience

Calvetti Ferguson serves the IT security and management needs of companies in San Diego and across California. Our team of experienced professionals has a deep understanding of security governance and management best practices. We work with organizations of various sizes to address all needs or participate in projects as requested. Team members frequently present at conferences, advise technology vendors and deliver specialized training. In other words, Calvetti Ferguson has the depth of technical knowledge and practical experience to move you forward.

Virtual CISO Services

Our team has experience in the following areas, including:

  • Business continuity & disaster recovery planning
  • Business process design and optimization
  • Cost savings assessments
  • Cyber security roadmap development
  • Data security / data privacy management
  • Governance consulting
  • IT general controls assessment
  • IT strategic planning
  • New product/application research, technology selection, and vendor analysis
  • Reporting against IT performance
  • Technology integration services
  • Vendor risk management advisor


Map of San Diego (CA)

About San Diego (CA)

San Diego is also renowned for its beautiful coastline, boasting numerous beaches that cater to various preferences. From the family-friendly shores of Coronado Beach to the surfer’s paradise at Black’s Beach, and the bustling boardwalk of Mission Beach to the tranquil coves of La Jolla, the city offers a diverse range of beach experiences.

The city’s cultural scene is equally rich. Balboa Park, a sprawling urban park, is home to numerous museums, gardens, and the famous San Diego Zoo. The park’s Spanish colonial architecture and lush landscapes create a unique atmosphere that draws both locals and tourists alike. The Old Town Historic State Park takes visitors back in time to San Diego’s early days, offering a glimpse into its Mexican and Spanish colonial heritage.

San Diego’s culinary scene reflects its diverse population and proximity to Mexico. From upscale restaurants serving gourmet cuisine to local food trucks dishing out mouthwatering tacos, the city’s food offerings are as varied as its neighborhoods.

Contact Our San Diego vCISO Team

Calvetti Ferguson provides vCISO services to companies in San Diego and across California. If you would like more information on our vCISO services, please fill out the form below, and we will follow up shortly.