The International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC), along with the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), developed 27001 to set a global standard for information security.
Security teams of banks and credit unions often find it hard to attain Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) compliance. Due to their lack of resources, they aren’t able to properly deploy and manage the diverse set of security controls.
Organizations handling the personal data of European Union citizens must comply with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) requirement in order to keep that data secure. Failure to comply may result in organizations
For organizations with limited budgets, small IT and Security teams and competing priorities, being compliant with Good Practice Guide (GPG) 13’s twelve Protective Monitoring Controls (PMC) can be a challenging task. In order to succeed, organizations need to centralize.
The Federal Information Security Management Act of 2002 ("FISMA", 44 U.S.C. § 3541, et seq.) is a United States federal law enacted in 2002 as Title III of the E‐Government Act of 2002 (Pub. L. 107‐347, 116 Stat. 2899). The Act is meant to bolster computers.
Under the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act (GLBA), institutions like credit unions, banks, and other financial services firms are legally obligated to protect their consumers' information. This has made it mandatory for US-based organizations to create and enforce
Organizations transmitting health information in electronic form, including healthcare providers, health plans, healthcare clearing houses, and business associates of a covered entity, must comply with HIPAA.
In order to establish reliability and security standards for Bulk Electric System (BES), certain guidelines must be followed by companies in the power sector so that they can comply with the North American Electric Reliability Corporation Critical.
For organizations handling credit card data or other types of payment card data, they must possess PCI DSS compliance software. Failure to do so can result in fines and penalties, and in the case of a data breach due to non-compliance, it may lead to organizations paying millions in settlement, legal fees, and loss of reputation.
Organizations that deliver services like SaaS desire to be certified by Service Organization Controls 2 (SOC 2). This helps them attest that they have implemented the necessary security controls in line with the following principles: