Why is ISO 27001 Critical?

Why is ISO 27001 Critical?

ISO 27001 Demystified

ISO/IEC 27001 is widely known, providing requirements for an information security management system (ISMS), though there are more than a dozen standards in the ISO/IEC 27000 family. Using them enables organizations of any kind to manage the security of assets such as financial information, intellectual property, employee details or information entrusted by third parties.

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SOC 2 Reports Explained

SOC 2 compliance is an essential component of information security for many businesses and organizations.

What is a SOC 2 Report?

Introduced in 2011, Service Organization Control (SOC) reports are becoming more and more popular in data security and compliance discussions with every passing year, especially SOC 2. But what is a SOC report? Which one do you need? Why is a SOC 2 report so important?

There are three types of SOC reports, which are “designed for the growing number of technology and cloud computing entities that are becoming very common in the world of service organizations,” according to ssae16.org. If a SOC 1 report handles the financial transactions a company makes, SOC 2 reports on the security behind those financial transactions, making it more relevant than ever in the growing wake of credit card fraud and data breaches.

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Demystifying NIST Cybersecurity Framework

Demystifying NIST Cybersecurity Framework

Every organization benefits from eliminating cyber security risks, and the NIST Cybersecurity Framework (CSF) is an excellent starting place even if you already have other compliance requirements to consider.

Cyber security assessments, risk management, and compliance can be difficult without an automated system in place, which helps you understand the full scope of requirements. Manual processes only cause unnecessary burdens and increase the likelihood of failures.

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