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Global Cybersecurity Pioneer Makes Strides in Promoting Women Leaders

Coalfire today announced the promotion of Karen Laughton to executive vice president of the company’s advisory services division. Laughton was elevated from her previous position as vice president of compliance advisory to the new role, overseeing business-aligned cybersecurity programs, cloud engineering services, and compliance solutions for the world’s largest enterprises and government agencies.

March 7, 2023

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Coalfire #1 Leader in FedRAMP®, Compliance, Cloud Pen Testing in 2022

Coalfire today announced another successful year extending its leadership in the cybersecurity industry. The 21-year veteran increased its cloud managed services (CMS) business by more than 300%, gaining market share in the industry’s key growth areas of compliance, cloud penetration testing, and FedRAMP advisory and authorization.

February 14, 2023

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New Coalfire Report Reveals CISOs Rising Influence

In partnership with the world-class Dark Reading research team, global cybersecurity pioneer Coalfire unveiled its second annual State of CISO Influence report, which explores the expanding influence of Chief Information Security Officers (CISOs) and other security leaders.

January 18, 2023

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Coalfire Releases Guidance as President Joe Biden Signs FedRAMP Authorization Act into Law

President Biden signed the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2023, taking a giant step forward in securing the federal government’s cloud-first mission. The FedRAMP (Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program) Authorization Act, outlined in section 5921 of the NDAA, formalizes the cybersecurity certification that cloud service providers (CSPs) must obtain before working with the U.S. government.

December 23, 2022

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Coalfire Federal Expands NIH Partnership with NHLBI Cyber Award

The NHLBI, the third-largest institute within NIH, provides global leadership for a research, training, and education program promoting the prevention and treatment of heart, lung, and blood diseases and enhancing the health of all individuals so that they can live longer and more fulfilling lives. This latest cybersecurity services award to Coalfire Federal will enable NHLBI to maintain operational readiness and accelerate its mission.

December 13, 2022

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Coalfire Recipient of Black Unicorn Award, 11 Additional Awards in 2022

Coalfire, the largest global cybersecurity firm, today announced that it is a winner of Cyber Defense Magazine’s prestigious Black Unicorn Award, which acknowledges cybersecurity companies with the potential to reach a $1 billion market value as determined by private or public investment. This accolade joins 11 other awards Coalfire won in 2022, exemplifying the company’s exceptional individuals, outstanding workplace culture, and numerous achievements.

November 1, 2022