Cybersecurity

A-LIGN Delivers Industry’s Most Comprehensive Ransomware Preparedness Assessment Service

New offering identifies gaps in cybersecurity posture, helps organizations prepare for future events

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Featured CLIMBER: Michael Broyles

Employees at A-LIGN take many different paths throughout their journey – that’s why we sat down with Michael Broyles, one of A-LIGN’s Senior Consultants for the SOC practice. We spoke with Michael about his journey in cybersecurity, why he thinks cybersecurity audits are important and much more.

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A-LIGN Ranks #12 on Consulting Magazine’s “Best Firms to Work For”

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Leading provider of cybersecurity and compliance solutions is recognized for resiliency and dedication to employee well-being.

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How to Prevent Data Breaches: 6 Best Practices

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It’s not “if” a data breach occurs, but “when”.  Learn the 6 best practices to prevent a data breach and help you organization better prepare.

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Does My European Business Need a SOC 2 Assessment?

A-LIGN as european business need SOC 2

The U.S.-based SOC 2 standard is starting to catch on in European businesses as well as other parts of the world. Although it’s a voluntary American standard, SOC 2 helps to raise cybersecurity maturity and increase business value.

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How to Grow Your Business in the U.S. with Compliance

How to Grow Your Business in the U.S. with Compliance

Security compliance standards are now common practice in the US and a cost of doing business. EMEA organisations that want to expand into the US are well-advised to begin pursuing compliance certifications.  Learn more about US cybersecurity certifications and how they benefit your organisation.

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What is Zero Trust?

Zero Trust

There is no one-size-fits-all solution for security so the best way to lessen the threat surface is to implement a zero trust architecture.  To determine if pursuing a zero trust architecture is the right move for your organization, you need to understand its purpose, benefits and challenges. 

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Survey Says: Compliance Programs Largely Immune to the Pandemic

Survey Says: Compliance Programs Largely Immune to the Pandemic

The business and compliance landscape seems to constantly evolve. Between new cybersecurity threats and the increasing use of a distributed workforce, it’s hard for organizations to ensure they’re staying on top of compliance requirements. And the COVID-19 pandemic made this more challenging. At least that’s what we thought. 

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The Opportunities and Challenges Ahead: A Response to the Cybersecurity Executive Order 

The Opportunities and Challenges Ahead: A Response to the Cybersecurity Executive Order

President Biden’s Executive Order serves as an official and intentional first step to modernize cybersecurity defenses, especially as it relates to federal networks, and creating a more definitive response from the U.S. when incidents occur.  Here are a few opportunities and challenges we see ahead! 

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Starting a new IT security policy? Consider these 8 key policies and procedures

8 key policies and procedures

Having the right set of IT security policies in place can help to prevent cyber-attacks and minimize risk.  Check out eight key policies and procedures your organization needs today.

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