SOC 2 vs ISO 27001: Key Differences Between the Standards

Cyberattacks are a constant threat, which means that robust cybersecurity measures are a necessity for organizations of all sizes. Companies typically implement those measures by following o ...
March 30, 2024

Audit Checklist for SOC 2

If your company is a service organization and your customers trust you with their data, you may need to pass a SOC 2 (System and Organization Controls 2) audit. Compliance and certificati ...
February 19, 2024

Asset Managers Guide To SOC 1 Compliance

The typical asset manager in the IT space ensures the daily and long-term strategic management of the company's software and hardware. However, she also must establish relationships with ser ...
April 26, 2018

SOC Team: The C-Suite As NFL Defensive Coordinators

A SOC team is to information security as a defensive team is to NFL football. Being a Monday morning quarterback for your favorite team can be an enjoyable pastime after a close game. Unfort ...
September 26, 2017

Artificial Intelligence in Security is Not The Terminator

Artificial intelligence in security strikes fear into the heart of the average person. The term alone seems to indicate something straight out of a science fiction movie complete with Arnold ...
May 11, 2017

SOC Audits: What They Are, and How to Survive Them

If you’re a service provider to public companies (or to any other organization that takes corporate compliance seriously) you’ll soon encounter the need for a SOC audit. Maybe a customer ...
April 12, 2017

5 Ticketing Systems for GRC and 3 Reasons They Matter

Automating your governance, risk and compliance (GRC) process comes with the additional benefit of being able to automate activities using a ticketing system process. While many GRC tools ha ...
January 4, 2017

SOC 2 Reporting: Everything You Need To Know

Meeting the standards of a Service Organization Control Level 2 audit (more commonly known as achieving SOC 2 compliance) demonstrates your organization’s commitment to data security and t ...
December 13, 2016
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