The certified specialists and engineers of Cybersafe provide deep-seated expertise in the latest technology and cybersecurity practice advancements – all to protect your systems.

The team at Cybersafe has spent years perfecting their craft in the financial, healthcare, government and private sectors. As a result, our highly skilled experts can identify security issues, risk exposures, and vulnerabilities that can go unnoticed by conventional security protocols.

Forward Thinking
We introduce, on average, a new tool or process to our services every few weeks, not just to react to the ever-evolving cyber threat, but also in anticipation of new ones based on trends and threat feeds–not just to protect your systems but also to make your organization a less desirable target to potential attackers.

Problem Solvers
We live for finding fragmented packets, unexplained outbound IPSec tunnels, weird DNS lookups, and mismatched sequence numbers. We work directly with clients to assess their security risks and implement pragmatic solutions. So no matter how critical your cyber security issues may be, Cybersafe can develop a customized solution that’s right for your organization.

True Expertise
Cybersafe specialists have worked at some of the most highly secure government agencies, including NASA and the U.S. Navy. Our team has also worked with large healthcare organizations and Fortune 100 companies.

From SMBs, to Large Critical Infrastructures, Cybersafe partners with businesses, organizations, and individuals to prevent, detect, and respond to cyber threats and attacks that are continuously evolving.

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CYBERSAFE SOLUTIONS LEADERSHIP

Benedetto Filingeri
Founder & Chief Executive Officer

Ben is the CEO of Cybersafe Solutions as well as the founder of several successful enterprises in the Greater New York City area, specializing in the development of services that recognize and address emerging market needs and technology.

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As an experienced entrepreneur and businessman, Ben has led Cybersafe from its early days as a startup to its current status as a regional cybersecurity powerhouse–by aligning with some of the greatest cybersecurity specialists in the field in order to best serve clients throughout the Eastern seaboard.

Domenick Gandolfo
Chief Security Strategist

Domenick is a seasoned cybersecurity veteran with over 20 years of “hands on” enterprise level experience leading technical initiatives that secure data, ensure compliance and support business productivity. Read More

Domenick began his career as a Network Specialist for a regional educational service agency that provided programs and opportunities within 18 school districts. During his support role at the educational institution, Domenick attained certifications from both CompTIA and Cisco. He eventually moved on to join a global leader in mission-critical service parts logistics supporting Fortune 500 clients including Cisco, EMC, Hitachi, Avaya and Dell, holding leadership roles as both a Senior Network Security Engineer and Network Manager. During his tenure at the logistics organization, he was responsible for designing, securing, implementing, and ensuring optimal uptime of critical systems and infrastructure. He spearheaded the build out of an enterprise class business continuity and disaster recovery solution and was responsible for the overall security infrastructure. Domenick was recruited to drive the build out of the IT department and define the technology strategy and roadmap while strengthening the overall security posture for the largest urology practice in the United States. Domenick was eventually appointed Chief Security Officer and was responsible for developing, maintaining and implementing an enterprise information security program. He developed and oversaw the adoption of security policies and procedures, and created a company-wide security awareness training program. Domenick drove a complete redesign of both server and network infrastructure while supporting 1000 employees across 62 locations. He identified risks and vulnerabilities, implemented controls and led the deployment of new security hardware and software in order to achieve compliance with government regulations. Domenick is an expert in identifying risks, defining appropriate mitigation controls, and deploying fully integrated data systems and network security solutions to ensure safe computing and achieve regulatory compliance. Domenick has participated in numerous cyber challenges for both the Red and Blue Team battling with and against United States Military personnel in simulated cyber espionage type of attacks. Domenick holds the prestigious and globally recognized Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) designation. He also holds the GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH), GIAC Penetration Tester (GPEN) and GIAC Certified Forensic Analyst (GCFA) information security certifications. Domenick has also held previous certifications as a Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP), Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) and a Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA). Domenick received his B.S. cum laude from Long Island University.

Craig Naylor
Chief Technology Officer

Craig Naylor is a highly accomplished practitioner in cybersecurity. He advises senior executives, presents at seminars, participates on panels to educate the community on cyber threats, and is an Adjunct Instructor for the first NSA-certified Cybersecurity Center. Read More

Additionally, Mr. Naylor is an established entrepreneur, having founded five technology startups and worked at three others. In addition to startups, Mr. Naylor has broad industry experience in government, media, telecommunications, technology and finance. He has worked for NASA, The U.S. Navy, The Army Corps of Engineers, Nielsen, AT&T, Dell, Nasdaq and JP Morgan over the course of his career. Mr. Naylor holds multiple undergraduate and graduate degrees in technology and science. He attended the U.S. Naval Academy, the University of Maryland, Rowan University and Troy University. He’s earned 16 industry certifications over the past 20 years. On a personal note, Mr. Naylor was a nationally ranked swimmer, holding a handful of Mid-Atlantic and National records over the course of his career. He was an NCAA National Champion, four-time NCAA All-American and was inducted into the Rowan University Sports Hall of Fame in 2007, where he currently holds several university records.

Keith Strassberg
Chief Operating Officer

A graduate of Binghamton University, Keith is an Information Security expert with over 20 years of experience. As an exceptional out of the box thinker, he possesses a keen ability to design and implement security solutions that enable businesses to succeed. With that, Cybersafe Solutions is able to offer clients greater, state-of-art solutions that have become vital in the ever changing security challenged world of technology. Read More

He has shared that experience by authoring numerous books on the topic of information security such as Information Security: The Complete Reference, Second Edition (ISBN 0071784357), Network Security: The Complete Reference (ISBN 0072226978) and The Complete Guide to Firewalls (ISBN 0072195673). Keith’s career has taken him far and wide. Prior to joining Cybersafe Solutions, he served as President and CTO for SHC Universal – a global market research company. Other professional experiences include working with The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America, Greenwich Technology Partners and Arthur Andersen, LLP.

Serafina Chiaramonte
Chief Administration Officer

Serafina has extensive experience in the corporate industry, managing and operating several business entities with an extensive educational background and training in business. Cybersafe Solutions she is responsible for developing and implementing short/long term office organizational goals and objectives including; management of all assets, expenses, liabilities, facilities and equipment. Serafina is also responsible for hiring, training and supervision of all support staff, and more.

 

San Kosak
Marketing Director

San brings her extensive Madison Avenue branding experience and creative expertise in order to communicate the advantages of working with the seasoned professionals at Cybersafe Solutions. San’s career has spanned over two decades working as a Creative Director for global advertising agencies; Omnicom, Publcis and WPP plc, on both consumer and B2B marketing. Read More

San has created memorable marketing campaigns for some of the most well-known, Fortune 500 companies in all sectors including; healthcare, retail, financial, legal and more. Her art direction and copywriting skill set is applied in all multi-media disciplines; digital, tv, print, radio, outdoor, experiential, events and social media.

CYBERSAFE SOLUTIONS ADVISORY BOARD

Scott Glazer

Scott brings almost 20 years of Sales, Business Development & Marketing experience to Cybersafe’s Advisory Board. He is currently a Managing Director at Novus, a data analytics software firm that helps many of the worlds largest hedge funds & institutional investment firms improve their performance. Read More

Prior to Novus, Scott was Global Head of Sales at Oxford Solutions, a cyber security firm where he was responsible for building out the sales organization for the early stage company. Before Oxford, Scott was hired to open the US office for a London-based research firm called Third Bridge and as Head of Sales was instrumental in helping the firm to achieve 6x global revenue growth during his 5 year tenure. Early in his career, he was a top producing salesperson at companies such as DoubleClick, Clear Channel & TheMarkets.com. Scott graduated from The Pennsylvania State University with a BS in Business Management.

Jim Wiedman

As a Cybersafe Advisory Board Member, Jim brings over 20 year’s experience to the Cybersafe team. Jim’s background as an executive and CIO provides the strategic leadership needed to help Cybersafe navigate an industry that is barely a decade old. Additionally, his years working at NASA leading teams tasked with securing billion dollar missions has helped guide Cybersafe’s security practices. Read More

Jim’s career has focused on using technology to solve business problems while balancing risk. Using both technical and policy skills, he has extensive experience leading the design and implementation of multi-year, multi-dimensional projects. Jim has also developed IT strategy and enterprise architecture to ensure technology supports the future needs of organizations. Currently, Jim is leading the effort to ensure application and compliance of security controls for cloud computing projects at NASA. Prior to his current work supporting NASA, Jim served at the Chief Information Officer for SGT, Inc a mid-sized government contractor. Jim holds several industry leading certifications including CISSP, CISM, and PMP. He received a law degree from American University’s Washington College of Law, and a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Redlands.

THE EXPERTS AT CYBERSAFE SOLUTIONS ARE ON YOUR SIDE

Our cyber defense experts are armed with a deep knowledge of security practices and a wide range of a nationally recognized certifications in the IT & cyber security industries. Cybersafe’s specialists utilize a proactive approach that focuses on people, process and technology for a truly effective cyber defense. Our team follows best industry practices by prioritizing and implementing a list of security controls based upon the latest security frameworks to mitigate risk, loss and liability.

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GIAC Continuous
Monitoring Certification

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GIAC Certified
Incident Handler

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GIAC Certified
Forensic Analyst

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GIAC Certified
Intrusion Analyst

GIAC Assessing and auditing wireless networks GAWN

GIAC Certified
Auditing Wireless Networks Certification

GCUX GIAC Certified UNIX Security Administrator

GIAC Certified
Unix Security Administrator

GPEN GIAC Certified Penetration Tester

GIAC Certified
Network Penetration Testing

Certified Information
Systems Security Professional

GIAC certification holders are recognized as experts in the industry and are sought after globally by government, military and industry leaders to protect the cyber environment.

Cybersafe’s team employs specialized industry expertise to develop and customize strategies that produce robust and dynamic protective security capabilities. Our team is comprised of experts in incident response management, advanced digital forensics, continuous security monitoring and enterprise security assessments.

We provide the unique ability to combine deep security expertise across strategy, technology and operations–offering clients an enterprise-wide security program to protect, detect, and respond to advanced threats and attacks 24/7.

We Are Cybersafe Solutions®

Cybersafe is a trusted adviser and partner to a wide range of clients including retail, private equity firms, investment firms, publicly traded corporations, and healthcare institutions. We work with our clients to assess their cyber security risks and implement pragmatic solutions.

Why We’re Passionate About Cybersecurity

Vulnerable Computers Due to Java, Adobe Flash, Adobe Reader 99% Share of Data Breaches Exposing SSN & Real Names 69% Funds Declared Unrecoverable From a Cyber Attack 68% Security Incident Compounded Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) 66% Current & Former Employees Who Steal Proprietary Data 65% Email Spam Rate 60%