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Introduction To SOC 1: What You Need To Know!

June 23, 2022

In the world of SOC compliance, SOC 2 is much better known than SOC 1. SOC 2 is a critical player in every successful B2B software-as-a-service or SaaS firm’s story: once they got audited and certified, they were able to gain the trust of their customers and win business much more quickly. SOC 1 is the underrated sidekick that plays a narrower but no less vital role than SOC 2.

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How Do Integrations And Automation Help You In Building A Robust Security Program?

June 7, 2022

Compliance with frameworks such as SOC 2, ISO 27001 and HIPAA is a basic requirement today for SaaS companies to command the trust of prospects and customers. However, if the compliance process is dependent on manual evidence collection, there are high chances of major gaps in security, privacy protection and the other facets of compliance.‍ Using technology, you can instead automate your compliance processes and ensure continuous compliance. In this blog, we explore a basic overview of continuous compliance, as well as how to identify and right-size integrations and automation, which can ultimately assist practitioners in determining what will work in their specific compliance contexts. Let's go!

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PCI DSS: Requirements You Need To Know About!

May 24, 2022

The world of financial transactions is better safeguarded thanks to the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) compliance framework.  Cyberattacks and data leaks are unfortunately widespread, and they have a detrimental impact on all payment parties—from merchants to consumers to banks—so PCI compliance is more important than ever. But to implement it within your organization, you need to know certain things, twelve of them in particular. These are the 12 requirements of the PCI DSS compliance framework. In this blog, we will discuss each of them and bring you up to speed on what you need to know on your PCI DSS compliance journey. Read more!

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PCI-DSS Compliance: Overview and Benefits

May 17, 2022

Fraudulent transactions and financial losses are a major crisis of the hour. This is leaving stakeholders more uncertain about the integrity of payment card transactions and the security of cardholder data.‍ However, there exists a compliance framework to save the day - and battle these specific digital dangers: the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS). The PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) is an independent organization founded by Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, and JCB that administers and oversees the PCI DSS. ‍ In this blog, we will provide you with a brief overview of this compliance framework and list some of the benefits you can expect if you use it for your business. Let's get to it!

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ISO 27001: Most Frequently Asked Questions

May 11, 2022

One of the more broad-spectrum compliance frameworks, ISO 27001 offers a systematic methodology for proactively managing information security, allowing you to safeguard data assets such as financial information, intellectual property and customer details. It is widely acknowledged as a very effective approach for accomplishing this. In this blog, we decided to cover the most frequently asked questions about ISO 27001. After reading this, you will have a better understanding of getting ISO 27001 certification, how it works, why it matters, how long it takes to complete, and how much it costs.‍ Let's jump to it!

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How SOC 2 Helps With Ensuring your Vendors are Secure

April 29, 2022

SOC 2 compliance is an excellent way to keep tabs on your third-party vendors. Setting up a vendor management policy is an important aspect of developing a holistic compliance risk management plan as your company strives to make sure that sensitive data and information is secure. In this blog, we will explore vendor management using the SOC 2 compliance framework, steps you should take to review your vendor list, vendor compliance mistakes you should avoid, and what you should do if a critical vendor doesn’t have a SOC 2 report.‍ Read on to find out how SOC 2 can help you with vendor due diligence and management!

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