Brief Overview

VariQ provides a range of cyber security/information assurance professional services for government customers.


2600 Tower Oaks Blvd
Suite 300, Rockville, MD 20852


Ben Edson, Founder and CEO of VariQ, was previously Subject Matter Expert in cyber security for the U.S. Congress’ IT Security Department. The company is headquartered in Washington with an office in Rockville, Maryland.


Founded in 2003 by Ben Edson, the company serves mostly government customers such as the Navy and various agencies in the Armed and Foreign Services.

Key Competitors

Newberry Group, Chertoff Group

Products and Services

In addition to IT and program management services for clients, VariQ provides cyber security professional services in the following areas:

• Endpoint Security
• Anti-Virus and Malware
• Data Loss Prevention
• Cyber Threat Analysis and Monitoring
• Intrusion Prevention and Detection
• Compliance and Accreditation
• Vulnerability and Risk Assessments
• z/OS Mainframe Assessments

The company has attained CMM Level III and ISO 9001:2008 accreditations.