Kroll, a provider of services and digital products for valuation, governance, risk and transparency, has purchased Security Compass Advisory, a provider of cybersecurity services and advisory services.

Security Compass is a cybersecurity consulting firm assisting organizations improve the security posture of existing technology and to accelerate adoption of new technology. The firm focuses on pragmatic security strategy, testing and adversarial simulation, and its scalable programs.

The acquisition adds resources and expertise to Kroll in order to expand its red team, penetration testing and cloud security capabilities to offer testing that integrates with development teams to deliver quality code. The combined expertise will help the firm’s clients with the complexity of securing public, private and hybrid cloud, 5G, IoT and industrial control systems.

“Security Compass Advisory’s innovative technologies, entrepreneurial spirit and focus on excellence are a powerful complement to Kroll’s mission of delivering risk, governance and financial solutions worldwide,” added Kroll CEO, Jacob Silverman. “Our investments in technology combined with deep expertise are critical to solving the growing complexity of our clients’ business challenges.”