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SOC 2 Framework Now Available in Apptega
Apptega gives every organization who wants to follow the SOC 2 compliance standard the ability to implement, manage and report its cybersecurity program
ATLANTA – November 6, 2017 Apptega, the global cybersecurity automation software company today announced the SOC 2 framework is now available in the Apptega platform. Developed by the American Institute of CPAs, SOC 2 defines criteria for managing customer data based on five “trust service principles”—security, availability, processing integrity, confidentiality and privacy.
Apptega automates the implementation and compliance of all of the SOC 2 requirements including:
1. Network/application firewalls
2. Two-factor authentication
3. Performance monitoring
4. Disaster recovery
5. Security incident handling
6. Quality assurance
7. Processing monitoring
9. Access controls
10. Risk assessment
“Many businesses are adopting SOC 2 as their cybersecurity framework of choice, particularly in cloud-based SaaS companies,” said Armistead Whitney, CEO, Apptega. “As more and more organizations move business-critical applications to the cloud, SOC 2 will continue to grow as a universally accepted cybersecurity framework for best practices and compliance. Apptega is thrilled to make it easier and simpler for companies of all sizes to be SOC 2 compliant.”
Apptega is committed to making cybersecurity easier and more accessible for everyone. By using technology to unify, track and report cybersecurity processes, we help organizations of all sizes stay protected and compliant. Apptega was founded in early 2017 by American entrepreneur Armistead Whitney and is headquartered in Atlanta. For more information, visit www.apptega.com.