Compliance

Blockchain: Increasing Security In Telehealth (Electronic Health Reporter)

While telehealth allows doctors and patients to speak using virtual connections in place of face-to-face visits, the use of the technology raises concerns over data collection. Blaise Wabo, Associate Director at A-LIGN, says blockchain combined with a robust security plan can help healthcare providers mitigate risks in Electronic Health Reporter.

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A-LIGN Becomes an ISO 22301 Accredited Certification Body

A-LIGN ISO 22301 Accreditation Certified Body

TAMPA, Fla. ­– July 23, 2019 – A-LIGN, a global cybersecurity and privacy solutions provider that specializes in providing high-quality and innovative cybersecurity solutions for organizations to  demonstrate trust and respect to their stakeholders, received its ISO 22301 accreditation from the ANSI-ASQ National Accreditation Board (ANAB) on June 6, 2019.

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Protecting the Nation: How to Achieve Federal Compliance

FedRAMP, FISMA and NIST Federal Compliance A-LIGN

Federal assessments like FedRAMP, FISMA and NIST 800-171 help mitigate the risk of data breaches to important federal government agencies and departments, making them mandatory assessments used for federal security standards.

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5 Steps to ISO Certification

5 Steps to ISO Certification

What are the steps to ISO certification? Our assessors have completed assessments against several International Organization for Standardization (ISO) standards, and can provide your organization on insights on the process for achieving ISO certification.

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HITRUST CSF v9.3 Incorporates New Frameworks, Legislation and Standards

HITRUST CSF v9.3 Blog

Since 2007, the HITRUST Common Security Framework (CSF) has been recognized as a well-rounded and certifiable security framework for any organizations of all sizes and industries. With the upcoming CSF v9.3 update, HITRUST continues to demonstrate its value for any organization by expanding to incorporate new frameworks, legislation and standards. What is the HITRUST CSF? The HITRUST […]

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Ask Me Anything: A-LIGN’s HIPAA Compliance and Cybersecurity Expert Holds a Reddit Q&A

HITRUST-CSF-Basics

A-LIGN’s Senior Manager Blaise Wabo recently returned to Reddit to hold another Ask Me Anything (AMA) Q&A session on Reddit’s /r/technology subreddit. Blaise fielded important questions on the state of healthcare security, HIPAA compliance and cybersecurity threats to sensitive health data.

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ISO 22301: Keep Your Business Protected

The ISO 22301 certification, created by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), is a business continuity management system (BCMS) certification that shows your organization’s policies, procedures and processes are optimized and ready to weather any storm, both figuratively and literally.

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The SOC 1 Examination Process

Do you understand the SOC 1 examination process? Our assessors take you from scoping through report delivery to understand all of the steps needed to complete an examination.

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Don’t Undergo an Audit or Assessment Before Reading This Guide

Cybersecurity Audit Buyer's Guide Whitepaper A-LIGN

Cybersecurity examinations are an important undertaking for your organization, its health and projected future. With no shortage of firms and examination types to choose from, preparing to undergo an audit or assessment can feel like a massive undertaking. Is the firm cutting corners reliable? Is the accessor able to deliver on their lofty promises? And […]

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The HITRUST
Assessment Process

Since its inception in 2007, the HITRUST framework has become very popular with organizations globally – including businesses of all types in the HITRUST XChange program. As a certified HITRUST accessor firm and licensed CPA firm, A-LIGN has helped companies and organizations of all sizes prepare for HITRUST certification.

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