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SOC 2 Security Compliance

How to be SOC 2 Security Compliant

As a business, you can never be too careful or thorough when protecting your and your customers’ data. Mishandled information can expose you to greater risk from attacks such as data theft and extortion. Service Organisation Control (SOC) 2 compliance is a framework of cybersecurity requirements for technology companies. It is designed to ensure that […]

NIST Compliant

How to be NIST Compliant for Cybersecurity

NIST compliance can be a bit complicated, and we are here to help you break down what it really means. NIST stands for the National Institute of Standards and Technology, a non-regulatory government agency that traditionally develops standards and guidelines to protect information of federal agencies. They have developed a framework for cybersecurity to provide […]

HIPAA Network Compliance Checklist

HIPAA compliance was introduced over 20 years ago in 1996, when the Clinton Administration passed the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act. Since then, HIPAA compliance requirements have become the definitive standards for health care providers who transmit and maintain private medical records. The requirements are comprised of the following criteria that are widely known […]