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4 Ways An IT Security Assessment Prepares You For SOC 2 Compliance

4 Ways An IT Security Assessment Prepares You For SOC 2 Compliance

October, 2022 | Foster Charles

No organization wants to do business with a high-risk vendor. In today’s increasingly complex cyber threat landscape, companies routinely demand trust and transparency so that they can be confident [...]

SOC 2 Compliance: 5 Issues an External Vulnerability Scan Can Reveal

SOC 2 Compliance: 5 Issues an External Vulnerability Scan Can Reveal

October, 2022 | Foster Charles

Most data breaches are easily avoidable if you take a proactive approach to manage your IT environment. Unfortunately, many businesses have historically relied only on reactive measures, such as [...]

Know The Difference: SOC 1 vs SOC 2

Know The Difference: SOC 1 vs SOC 2

October, 2022 | Foster Charles

Keeping up with the constantly evolving compliance landscape can be demanding, especially if you’re relying entirely fully on in-house resources to conduct IT security assessments. That said, it’s [...]

Why A Cybersecurity Risk Assessment Is Vital To SOC 2 Compliance

Why A Cybersecurity Risk Assessment Is Vital To SOC 2 Compliance

October, 2022 | Foster Charles

If you manage a business, you already know that there are many ways your business can be exposed to cyber threats. This is why businesses must conduct a variety of security measures to remain secure, [...]

Is Your Cybersecurity Awareness Training as Effective as You Think?

Is Your Cybersecurity Awareness Training as Effective as You Think?

February, 2021 | Foster Charles

Not all employees are aware that they possibly pose a security threat to the company. Some of them may not even be familiar with phishing and other common scams and may not understand their [...]

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