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Crypto and Digital Trust Services

Cryptographic, Machine-readable and human trust are the cornerstone of the emerging trend in Internet commerce. With the rise of Web 3.0 technologies, including distributed computing, blockchain, decentralized currency, NFTs and and digital credentials, the ability to trust connections across technical ecosystem boundaries has never been greater.

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Why Crypto and Digital Trust Services?

Why Crypto and Digital Trust Services?

Schellman has extensive experience performing audits for Certificate Authorities (Internet trust anchors) under the WebTrust Criteria. This experience along with our leadership in key industry initiatives for certificate authorities, digital credentials, and even drone technology allows Schellman to be the ideal partner for clients seeking to lead the digital economy.

Why Crypto and Digital Trust Services?
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Services we offer

We provide a suite of services within the Crypto and Digital Trust space:

  • WebTrust for Certification Authority Audits
  • CA/Browser Forum mandated audits including SSL Baseline, Extended Validation, and Code Signing
  • Certification Authority and Registration Authority audits under the U.S. Federal PKI Policy Authority
  • Verifiable Credentials and Self-Sovereign Identity Infrastructure Assessments
  • Mobile Technology Encryption Assessment
  • Public and Private Blockchain Implementation Assessments
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What to expect for your examination

We begin each project with your end goals in mind and to provide preparation for future key project activities. Effective communication and timely coordination of project planning activities are central to our methodology with our clients.

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Planning

After the agreement is executed, the first phase of the engagement is planning. This is to ensure that Schellman and the Client are fully aware of the what, who, when, why, and how prior to the beginning of testing.

Proper planning is imperative to the success of a project. Schellman has standard processes to cover the important pieces of the engagement.

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Understanding and Kickoff

The kickoff is considered the start of the engagement. If needed, Schellman will schedule a call at the beginning of, or just prior to, the kickoff to finalize any outstanding items. Schellman will be available to the client with any questions.

By including communication prior to starting, Schellman ensures that no last-minute changes to the project or team have occurred and the Client has the plan prior to the testing and on-site visit.

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Testing and Gathering

Testing and gathering is the core of the compliance engagement. Due to the planning and understanding processes, this phase will be an accumulation of gathering the evidence needed for the objectives discussed.

Schellman has a no surprise policy and has daily contact with the stakeholders during the testing and gathering activities. Furthermore, Schellman will begin documentation of the draft deliverable to be able to provide it to the Client efficiently after this phase. The Client will have confidence the Schellman team has completed this phase timely and completely.

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Reporting

Schellman’s testing methodology ends with reporting, but the entire assessment is focused on creating a deliverable that is clear, concise, and accurate.

Schellman’s report takes into account the entire process and customizes a report for each Client. The draft report will be provided within 2 weeks of the last day of testing and gathering phase, and a final report will be provided within 30 days. This timing is unsurpassed by the industry.

Your Crypto and Digital Trust Specialist, Scott Perry

Scott Perry is a Principal at Schellman where he leads Schellman’s Crypto and Digital Trust services. He has served the world's most respected SSL-certificate issuers, aerospace and defense companies, and government organizations such as the US Senate Sergeant at Arms and the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
  • Fixed-Fee Using an outcome-based, fixed-fee pricing model based on our extensive experience
  • Scope Creep We see less than 5% of our clients that see amendments and are often the result of a scope expansion
  • Low Overhead Low overhead means a flexible financial structure

How much will your audit cost?

Whether it is an ISO 27001 certification, SOC 2 examination or a FedRAMP assessment, companies are often challenged by the need to address customer requirements while ensuring a return on compliance investment.

The most important factor in scoping a potential assessment is understanding what deliverable the recipient (i.e. your customer or partner) is expecting.

Once we have scoped your environment and needs, there are several factors that contribute to Schellman’s pricing:

  • Fixed-Fee Using an outcome-based, fixed-fee pricing model based on our extensive experience
  • Scope Creep We see less than 5% of our clients that see amendments and are often the result of a scope expansion
  • Low Overhead Low overhead means a flexible financial structure

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