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Our 23 NYCRR 500 Assessment Provides the Guidance to Help You Design, Deploy, and Manage an Effective Security Program that Aligns to the DFS 23 NYCRR 500 Regulation Requirements.

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23 NYCRR 500





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The New York State Department of Financial Services (“DFS”) closely monitored the ever-growing threat to information and financial systems by hackers and established the 23 NYCRR 500 regulation to protect these systems and the customer information they hold.


This 23 NYCRR 500 regulation requires a company to analyze its specific risk profile and design a security program that will manage its risks in a robust fashion. Senior management now needs to take the issue of cyber risk seriously and take responsibility for their organization’s cybersecurity program. They will also need to file an annual certification confirming compliance to the 23 NYCRR 500 regulation. In simple terms, a regulated entity’s cybersecurity program must ensure the safety and soundness of the company and protect its clients.

The TripleSEC 23 NYCRR 500 assessment is able to assist organizations align to the regulation and build documentation as attestation of compliance. TripleSEC does this by leveraging their expert knowledge of the following sections within the 23 NYCRR 500 regulation:

  • Section 500.02 Cybersecurity Program

  • Section 500.03 Cybersecurity Policy

  • Section 500.04 Chief Information Security Officer

  • Section 500.05 Penetration Testing and Vulnerability Assessments

  • Section 500.06 Audit Trail

  • Section 500.07 Access Privileges

  • Section 500.08 Application Security

  • Section 500.09 Risk Assessment

  • Section 500.10 Cybersecurity Personnel and Intelligence.

  • Section 500.11 Third Party Service Provider Security Policy

  • Section 500.12 Multi-Factor Authentication

  • Section 500.13 Limitations on Data Retention

  • Section 500.14 Training and Monitoring

  • Section 500.15 Encryption of Nonpublic Information

  • Section 500.16 Incident Response Plan

  • Section 500.17 Notices to Superintendent

TripleSEC is also able to assistance with the 23 NYCRR 500 regulation Certification of Compliance with the New York State Department of Financial Services Cybersecurity Regulations along with DFS Portal Filings.

Alternatively, where necessary, TripleSEC is able to advise upon and assistant with the 23 NYCRR 500 regulation exemptions filings.


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