Remediation of misconfigured systems and applications decrease the cost to maintain them and reduces an organization’s risk. Yet, many times security and compliance vulnerabilities go unnoticed until after internal and external auditors or hackers have discovered them.

Once vulnerabilities are identified, organizations often do not have adequate internal resources to remediate problems quickly and comprehensively. The world’s leading enterprises rely on Vanguard to remediate security and compliance problems. Vanguard has the largest and most experienced group of security specialists in the world and proven expertise remediating enterprise systems.


  • Industry-leading mainframe expertise.
  • Remediation of the most complex audit and security findings.
  • Cost-effective and timely processes.
  • Emphasis on industry standards applicable to the organization.
  • Partnership approach maximizes resources and minimizes costs.
  • Decision support, knowledge transfer and complete documentation.

How Vanguard Remediation Works

Vanguard customizes each remediation project to an organization’s structure, business needs and security factors.


Vanguard Professional Services Security experts:

  • Review results of security assessments, audits and security checks.
  • Run reports, programs and batch jobs and analyze system settings.
  • Recommend remediation and optimization solutions.
  • Prepare project plans, schedules and budgets.
  • Determine roles for Vanguard and internal staff.
  • Perform required changes and advise internal staff.
  • Report on project progress.
  • Review results and discoveries with management.
  • Transfer knowledge to internal staff.
  • Develop documentation to ensure ongoing compliance.

More Professional Services

Vanguard Staff Augmentation services enable organizations to quickly add qualified staff to their enterprise security team.

Implementation services include increasing the efficiency of existing security and compliance capabilities, deploying new security proficiencies, supporting industry and regulatory requirements, and training.

Security Assessments quickly identify and prioritize penetration risks, determine whether the implementation reflects best practices for security and integrity and evaluate the potential impact and exposure of any findings.

Vanguard Penetration Testing services discover high-risk vulnerabilities, determines if sufficient defenses are in place, offers remediation guidance, and recommends a plan and methodology for ongoing testing.

Role Based Access Control software, developed by Vanguard is used to help organizations reduce provisioning time, eliminate errors and adhere to role structure over time.

Organizations are turning to the Vanguard Professional Services team to assist them with DB2-to-RACF security migrations.

Vanguard Professional Services team are renowned worldwide for their expertise as security solutions professionals. Team members have on average 30 years of mainframe and enterprise security experience.