Compliance

Protect Your Supply Chain From Security Threats

Protect Your Supply Chain From Security Threats

In today’s increasingly connected environment, businesses rely more on third-party vendors than ever before to help them bring their ideas to life. Those vendors include suppliers, affiliates, contractors and service providers. 

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A Quick NIST Cybersecurity Framework Summary

Running an organization today means not only performing expected business requirements and generating revenue, but also defending yourself against an endless onslaught of cybersecurity threats. The NIST Cybersecurity Framework is designed to help you grow your organization while defending yourself from cyberattacks.

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Leveraging a SOC 2 Examination to Differentiate Your MSP

IT security is an ever-growing concern from consumers and businesses. The last few years of breaches resulting from insecure IT environments have changed the buying process and selection criteria for many organizations.

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Understanding the HITRUST Inheritance Program

What is HITRUST? Because of the number of patients seeing medical professionals every day and the nature of their visits, the healthcare industry faces unique security challenges that no other industry sees.

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Compliance Doesn’t Have to be Scary

Compliance Doesn't have to be Scary

Every October during National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, we show you why cybersecurity is vital to protecting your organization from outside threats – but that’s only one side of the coin when it comes to defense.

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Achieving GLBA Compliance for Data Protection

GLBA Compliance Blog A-LIGN

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

SOC for Cybersecurity Examination Blog A-LIGN

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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ISO 9001 Certification: The Standard for Quality Management

ISO 9001 Certification Quality Management A-LIGN

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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ISO 22301 Certification: The Business Continuity Management System Standard

ISO-22301-BCMS-Blog-A-LIGN

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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Operational Readiness Review for Enhanced Direct Enrollment Pathway

Enhanced Direct Enrollment

In an effort to stabilize the health insurance market and provide additional ways for consumers to access coverage, the Center for Consumer Information and Insurance Oversight (CCIIO) and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS), have launched a new streamlined and simplified enhanced direct enrollment (EDE) process.

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