Our Clients, Projects and What Cygnos can do for you ...

Cygnos I.T. Security's clients include:
  • Auditor General
  • Canadian Blood Services (CBS)
  • Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA)
  • Canadian Institute of Health Information (CIHI)
  • Canadian Institute of Heath Research (CIHR)
  • Canadian Medical Association
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC)
  • Canadian Radio Telecommunications Commission (CRTC)
  • Cancer Care Ontario
  • Citizenship and Immigration (CIC)
  • Communications Security Establishment (CSE)
  • Consulting and Audit Canada (CAC)
  • Correctional Services Canada (CSC)
  • Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO)
  • Department of National Defence
  • Environment Canada
  • Federal Court of Canada
  • Financial Consumer Affairs Commission
  • Foreign Affairs Canada
  • Health Canada
  • Human Resources Development Canada (HRDC)
  • Industry Canada
  • Infrastructure Canada
  • International Development Research Center (IDRC)
  • Microsoft Corporation
  • Minto Corporation
  • National Parole Board (NPB)
  • National Search and Rescue Secretariat (NSS)
  • Nav Canada
  • Office of Critical Infrastructure Protection and Emergency Preparedness
  • Office of the Privacy Commissioner (OPC)
  • Office of the Secretary to the Governor General (OSGG)
  • Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions (OSFI)
  • Papier Masson Limitee
  • Public Works and Government Services Canada (PWGSC)
  • Royal Canadian Mint
  • Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP)
  • Social Development Canada (SDC, HRDC)
Select a category to view our experience:

Prevention and Detection | Training and Awareness | Architecture and Planning | Audits and Assessments | Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Planning | Strategic Planning and Project Management | Systems Integration

Prevention and Detection

Fortune 100 Firm
Provided Incident Response and Recovery for critical, public information system after security breach occurred
Federal Government
Architecture for enterprise-wide Intrusion Detection System (NID & HID)
Government Department
Conducted security architecture and assessment for Intrusion Detection Systems
Department of Defence Division
Deployment of secure perimeter including IDS
Government of Canada
Architecture and deployment of enterprise Centralized Logging Facility

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Training and Awareness

Microsoft Corporation
Created entire security curriculum for Microsoft's Solution Provider training program
Ongoing series of 1-day intensive security courses for senior engineers on:
  • OS Hardening
  • Intrusion Defense and Hacking
  • Response Readiness
  • Active Directory
  • Exchange 2003
  • Windows Server 2003
Government of Canada,
Provided customized training and course development on a wide range of security topics including:
  • Firewalls and perimeter architecture
  • Intrusion Detection Systems
  • Security Policy Development
  • Introduction to Information Systems Security
  • Hacker Tools and Methodologies
  • Risk Management
  • Information Security for Management

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Architecture and Planning

Department of Defense
Developed secure architecture for wide area network
Federal Government
Security architecture for enterprise server consolidation
Security inputs for common application development solution
Federal Government
Architecture for consolidated UNIX and Intel Server environments
Manufacturing Firm
Design, Architecture and implementation of enterprise Storage Area Network
Federal Government
Deployed new security perimeter, including mail and virus controls
Audited secure remote access project
Financial Institution / Association
Developed secure architecture for protecting sensitive internal information
Law Enforcement Agency
Developed Data Exchange Standards for secure communications among multiple, independent law-enforcement information systems.

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Audits and Assessment

Application Service Provider
Conducted enterprise T/RA and security audit for ASP infrastructure
Federal Government
Enterprise Security Audit
Manufacturing Company
Site-wide security assessment
Developed business continuity plans for mission-critical assets
Federal Government
Formal Threat/Risk Assessment for information systems library
Real Estate Developer
Conducted enterprise security audit
Developed highly secure perimeter architecture for remote application access
Financial Institution / Association
Conducted security audit for outsourced perimeter, and IDS solutions

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Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Planning

Manufacturing Company
Developed business continuity plans for mission-critical assets
High-Tech Company
Developed Disaster Recovery and High Availability solution for messaging systems
Government of Canada
Architecture for highly available consolidated development environment.

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Strategic Planning and Project Management

Federal Government
Project Management and Planning for Departmental Data Warehouse
Federal Government
Project Management for complete systems migration
Province of Ontario
Strategic design and architecture of enterprise single sign-on initiative
Federal Government
Business Analysis and Architecture for Departmental Portal
Federal Government
Business Analysis and Architecture for Enterprise Remote Access Project
Federal Government
Enterprise Project Management for Departmental Data Warehouse deployment

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Systems Integration

Federal Government
Implemented secure upgrade to Windows 2000 server & active directory
Implemented upgrade to Exchange 2000
Implemented upgrade to Windows 2000 Professional
High-Tech Company
Complete planning and migration for 1,500 node network merger
Infrastructure re-design
Novell to Windows 2000 migration
Groupwise to Exchange migration
Department of Defense
Complete systems support and maintenance
Outsourced Management of information systems
Manufacturing Firm
Design, Architecture and implementation of enterprise Storage Area Network
Research Organization
Development, implementation of e-commerce Electronic Document Delivery systems

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