Technology Consulting

When your critical data is secure, you have the protection and peace of mind to forge ahead stronger. And when your data protection is stronger than that of your competition, you can position yourself as a preferred vendor: assuring your clients and customers that you value and prioritize cybersecurity, data protection, risk assessment and regulatory compliance.

Experienced consultants from the HB Solutions Data Privacy and Cybersecurity team help guide organizations through the daunting task of protecting electronically stored data and information management systems against security breaches and cyberattacks. We offer a wide range of protection and response services to help effectively manage the potentially devastating risks associated with the theft or compromise of intellectual property or the personal information of customers or employees. We also advise on following the National Institute of Standards and Technology protocols. Our assessments identify gaps in critical risk areas and highlight recommendations on how to close them. Upon notification of an actual or suspected breach, we deploy our team to coordinate a thorough response in the critical window of intense focus on the situation by investors, customers and regulators.

Our team includes:

      • Information management professionals certified in information systems security and auditing, forensic investigation, and risk and information systems control.

      • Consultants with legal backgrounds who leverage their extensive experience helping clients in highly regulated industries – such as financial services and health care – navigate the complex and evolving laws, regulations and industry standards governing the collection, storage and use of personal data.

      • Communications management. professionals who have earned a reputation for successfully handling high-profile controversial and crisis situations.

Our certified forensics professionals can recover crucial hidden or deleted files germane to a case through a verified process that helps ensure this discovered evidence is admissible in court. While e-discovery involves collecting large amounts of electronically stored information (ESI), digital forensics is the process of recovering specific pieces of ESI with surgical precision. Even a single hidden document or deleted email recovered through digital forensics could prove to be the crucial evidence that accelerates a favorable settlement or even wins a case.

In today’s interconnected world, every aspect of your organization is potentially vulnerable to security risk. The uncomfortable truth is that the greater your online presence, the greater your exposure to hackers, malware and other security threats. Our team’s computer security certifications include Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Hacking Forensic Investigator (CHFI) and Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC). We provide security risk assessments as well as consulting related to firewalls, anti-malware, off-site backup/replication, storage and policies to help organizations secure and optimize their IT systems and maintain compliance with every-changing mandates related to information security.

By understanding your organization’s needs, as well as existing and emerging best-in-class technologies, we can customize solutions for virtually any enterprise environment. Through consulting, project management, implementation and procurement, we implement robust storage networks, high-speed redundant computer systems, and secure enterprise-class data networks compliant with regulatory and industry standards. We also back up our IT solutions with a responsive service team of senior IT professionals.

When data privacy and security regulations are issued, organizations face the daunting task of translating them into tangible actions to comply with the law, risking stiff penalties for violation. Our related compliance management company,, has created the compliance software CyMetric that will help your organization define and document the processes, procedures and functions that your organization needs to fulfill the law. CyMetric can assist with your ongoing compliance related to  New York SHIELD ActCCPAGDPRCMMCHIPAA or any number of other state, federal or international regulations, Please visit the website to learn more about the CyMetric software that ensures your compliance policies and protocols are always up-to-date.


Richard Shutts
585 419-8770

Alan Winchester
212 313-5403

Dawn Russell
585 419-8708

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