We offer a variety of cybersecurity consulting services to help you achieve and maintain PCI compliance. This includes PCI gap assessments, annual AOC and SAQ assistance, along cybersecurity program development and design for PCI organizations. Depending on the sector, a PCI compliance checklist can be an easy task to complete on a standard list of security to-dos. It can also turn into a huge project, costing time, resources, and money when come at from the wrong direction. In total, PCI DSS outlines 12 requirements for compliance and, if you’re not up-to-date on them all, it can be a difficult process with many steps along the way. Our consulting specialists working with PCI DSS requirements understand that the longer and more complex the PCI compliance process is, the longer your customers can be without the utmost security for their important data. With a PCI compliance checklist well-enforced, we are able to help organizations and merchants of all sizes to remain protected from card data breaches. We pride ourselves on being able to not only offer the compliance needed, but align with the PCI Security Standards Councils mission to keep the system secure.
Our SOC 2 gap assessments and guidance have the ability to optimize cybersecurity controls and your overall security posture, helping your organization achieve and maintain SOC 2 compliance—a critical requirement for most customers and investors. SOC 2 is an auditing procedure that ensures your service providers securely manage your data to protect the interests of your organization and the privacy of its clients. For security-conscious businesses, SOC 2 compliance is a minimal requirement when considering a SaaS provider. Organizations that need a SOC 2 report include cloud service providers, SaaS providers, and organizations that store client information in the cloud. A SOC 2 report proves a client’s data is protected and kept private from unauthorized users. What are the essential SOC 2 compliance requirements? SOC 2 compliance is based on specific criteria for managing customer data correctly, which consists of five Trust Services Categories: security, availability, processing integrity, confidentiality, and privacy. The security principle focuses on the protection of the assets and data of the service in scope for SOC 2 compliance against unauthorized use. You can implement access controls to prevent malicious attacks or unauthorized removal of data, misuse of company software, unsanctioned alterations, or disclosure of company information. When it comes to security, the most basic SOC 2 compliance checklist (which will satisfy an auditor) is detailed in the documents we provide your team, and should address these controls:
We work with organizations to identify areas of improvement and meet ISO 27001 standards and requirements for information security management systems (ISMS), providing gap analysis and guidance on improving their overall cybersecurity controls. Our simple six phase consulting initiative will cover the following.
Healthcare organizations remain one of the highest valued targets for hackers and identity thieves, leading to HIPAA and stringent requirements to protect healthcare information systems, patient records, and ePHI. Our cybersecurity consultants help this highly regulated industry achieve and maintain HIPAA compliance.
Some of the areas we can assist your HIPAA compliance in are: