A-LIGN Blog

Featured Climber: Julie Pernia

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Employees at A-LIGN take many different paths – that’s why we spent time sitting down with Project Coordinator, Julie Pernia, to talk about her path from Colombia to her role at A-LIGN as Project Coordinator.

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Achieving GLBA Compliance for Data Protection

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What is the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act of 1999 (GLBA)? The Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act of 1999 (GLBA), also known as the Financial Services Modernization Act of 1999, requires that organizations protect the privacy of consumer financial information.

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FTV Capital Leads $54.5 Million Growth Equity Investment in Cybersecurity and Compliance Solutions Leader A-LIGN

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As Cyber Risk Grows, A-LIGN Helps Businesses Meet Regulatory, Compliance and Data Privacy Mandates TAMPA, FL — July 16, 2018 — A-LIGN, a cybersecurity and compliance solutions provider that specializes in helping businesses navigate the complexities of regulatory and business-driven security and compliance needs, today announced that it has raised a $54.5 million investment from FTV Capital. […]

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A-LIGN’s FOCUS on Community and Training

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A-LIGN recently held its annual summer training, CLIMB 2018: FOCUS in Orlando, Florida. Every year, the A-LIGN team gathers for the training event which includes teambuilding, training, and more.

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Why You Should Conduct a SOC for Cybersecurity Examination to Manage Your Organization’s Cyber Risk

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In response to the increase in cyber threats, the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) issued the Cybersecurity Risk Management Reporting Framework, also known as System and Organization Controls (SOC) for Cybersecurity, a flexible and voluntary framework for organizations in any industry to take a proactive approach to cybersecurity risk management.

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GDPR: One Month Post Enforcement

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On May 25, 2018, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), aimed at enacting strong consumer protection laws, was enforced.

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ISO 9001 Certification: The Standard for Quality Management

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Advantages of an ISO 9001 Certification The ISO 9001 certification is for any organization, regardless of size or type that wants to assess their overall organizational processes and analyze areas for improvement, to enhance the quality of their services/products.

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Featured Climber: Blaise Wabo

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Employees at A-LIGN take many different paths – that’s why we spent time sitting down with Senior Manager, Blaise Wabo, to talk about his path from Douala, Cameroon, Africa, to his continued climb to the top with A-LIGN as a Senior Manager.

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Test the Security of Your Information Systems: A Penetration Testing Case Study

Penetration Testing Case Study A-LIGN

One of the best ways to test your information security posture is to simulate realistic attacks through a penetration test. Penetration testing is designed to test the information security of the technologies and systems in place at your organization, identifying vulnerabilities that can lead to a data breach or security incident.

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ISO 22301 Certification: The Business Continuity Management System Standard

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Advantages of an ISO 22301 Certification Having an ISO 22301 certification provides many benefits and communicates to your clients that you are confident in the policies, procedures, and processes in place at your organization to protect against business disruptions.

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