Among only 30 companies in the Nation to achieve the Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) Security Trustmark+, cybersecurity company, eTrepid, is noted as the first in the state of Maryland to successfully receive the certification.

CompTIA Security Trustmark+ certification requirements are based on the National Institute of Standards and Technology Cybersecurity Framework (NIST CSF) ensuring a company adheres to the highest standards of performance and compliance. The CompTIA Trustmark is given to industry leaders who have fulfilled the rigorous requirements to achieve this accreditation including an internal audit from a third-party assessor. The assessment evaluates policies, procedures, and operations proving provided recommendations and work conducted by eTrepid is in line with industry best practices.

"It's important for businesses seeking cybersecurity solutions to seek out service providers whose solutions have been vetted and verified regarding their compliance status,” stated Jim Garvin, eTrepid Chief Information Security Officer. “This credential verifies eTrepid is 100% NIST CSF compliant."

eTrepid is honored to be a part of these top industry leaders and include the certification to a long list of achievements. The veteran-owned company focused on providing services centered around cybersecurity, cloud computing, AI and Machine Learning, as well as unified communications previously received a CompTIA Managed Services Trustmark for proven on-premises IT services among other industry accolades.

"Our clients can rest assure they are receiving the highest quality of support as the certification guarantees trustworthy services," says Tom Blandford, eTrepid CEO. "Here at eTrepid, security is a top priority and we will continue to do our part to make sure your business can compute with clarity securely."