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Cyber Risk Management Services Tailored for Your Business Needs.

Cyber threats evolve daily, protecting your business is not just about security; it’s about ensuring continuity, compliance, and confidence. My cyber risk management services offer you peace of mind by securing your operations, data, and reputation.

Lars Birkeland

Who am I: Lars Birkeland

My focus has been initiating and refining cybersecurity practices that secure operations and promote growth.

With my extensive 25-year background in cybersecurity, I offer an approach that fosters a secure environment for businesses to flourish in the long term.

I have held the role of CISO for over 12 years. This role is deeply intertwined with offering actionable insights and strategies in risk assessment, compliance, and Information Security Management Systems (ISMS). For more info, visit my About page

Linkedin: @larsbirkeland

Hosting the Level Up Cyber Community

I’m hosting of the Level Up Cyber Community. Designed for small and medium-sized businesses looking for a deeper level of security.

Overview: Kickstart your cyber defense with our comprehensive assessment package. We identify vulnerabilities, assess potential impacts, and prioritize risks, providing you with a clear action plan to fortify your business.


  • Learn Cyber risk management tailored to your specific needs.
  • Continuous innovation in defense strategies against cyber threats.
  • Strategic partnership for ongoing improvement of cyber resilience.
  • Bi-Weekly meetings sessions to review ongoing risk status, new threats, and progress on risk mitigation actions.
  • Regular updates to the risk management plan to incorporate new technologies, processes, and compliance requirements.

Cyber Risk Assessments:

Begin your cybersecurity journey with a detailed risk assessment. Our experts analyze your current defenses, identify vulnerabilities, and prioritize risks, providing you with a clear, actionable plan to enhance your security posture.

Ongoing Risk Management:

Stay ahead of threats with my continuous risk management program. Regular updates, threat monitoring, and compliance checks ensure your defenses remain robust against new and emerging risks.

Cyber Security Posture:

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In the community:

The journey leads you from a state of vulnerability and uncertainty to a position of strength, resilience, and confidence in their cybersecurity posture. Not only protect your current operations but also secure your future growth and success.

  • Risk Assessment:

    You achieve a robust cybersecurity posture, significantly reducing their risk of data breaches and cyber attacks.

  • Enhanced Security Posture:

    You achieve a robust cybersecurity posture, significantly reducing their risk of data breaches and cyber attacks.

  • Customized Strategy:

    You receive a tailored cybersecurity strategy that aligns with their business objectives, operational needs, and compliance requirements.

  • Operational Continuity:

    Enhanced cybersecurity measures ensure operational continuity, minimizing the risk of disruptions and enabling the business to function smoothly even in the face of cyber threats.

  • Regulatory Compliance:

    Businesses not only meet but often exceed regulatory compliance requirements, alleviating legal and financial concerns.

Do you need help with handling cyber risk and privacy. Book a free conversation, where we can discuss your challenges around this topic.

Frequently Asked Questions

Have Questions About My Services? I Have Answers!

How Do We Get Started?

Getting started is easy. Contact me for a free initial consultation, during which we’ll discuss your business needs, current cybersecurity posture, and how our services can help protect your business. From there, we’ll outline the next steps, including a detailed cyber risk assessment and customized service proposal.

Who Needs Cyber Risk Management Services?

Any business that relies on digital technologies for its operations can benefit from cyber risk management services. This includes small and medium-sized businesses, large corporations, and organizations across all industries. In today’s digital age, virtually every business is at risk of cyber threats, making cyber risk management essential.

How Do You Conduct a Cyber Risk Assessment?

Our cyber risk assessment process involves a thorough examination of your current cybersecurity posture, including your IT infrastructure, policies, and procedures. We identify vulnerabilities, evaluate potential threats, and assess the impact of potential incidents on your business. Based on our findings, we provide a detailed report with actionable recommendations to strengthen your defenses.

Can You Help with Compliance Requirements?

Yes, I can assist your business in meeting various cybersecurity compliance requirements, such as GDPR, HIPAA, CCPA, and more. Our services include assessing your current compliance status, identifying gaps, and providing guidance on measures needed to ensure compliance with relevant regulations.

What Does Your Ongoing Risk Management Program Include?

Our ongoing risk management program includes continuous monitoring of your cybersecurity posture, regular updates to your risk assessment based on new threats or changes in your business, incident response planning, and employee training programs. We work closely with you to ensure your business remains protected at all times.

How Often Should We Conduct Cyber Risk Assessments?

I recommend conducting a comprehensive cyber risk assessment at least annually or whenever significant changes occur within your business or IT environment. Additionally, our ongoing risk management program provides continuous monitoring and updates, ensuring that your business is always prepared for evolving cyber threats.

What Makes Your Cyber Risk Management Services Unique?

My services are distinguished by our tailored approach to each client’s specific needs, extensive industry expertise, and commitment to staying ahead of the latest cybersecurity trends and threats. We believe in not just solving problems but partnering with you to build a resilient and secure digital environment for your business.

How can I join the Level Up Cyber Community

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