Ipswitch Completes Rigorous SOC 2, HIPAA and PCI-DSS Audits Performed by Data Security Compliance Leader 360 Advanced

Eric Seward September 28, 2017

LEXINGTON, Mass., Sept. 28, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Ipswitch, the leader in easy to deploy, manage and use file transfer and network management software, has earned compliance with the demanding data security requirements of the SOC 2 Type 1 examination, the HIPAA Security Compliance and PCI-DSS assessments.

The meticulous third-party examinations were performed by the professional IT assurance and compliance staff at 360 Advanced, a respected national Qualified Security Assessor, HITRUST CSF Assessor and Certified Public Accountant firm based in St. Petersburg, FL.

“While many others claim to be compliant, over the last four years Ipswitch has put compliance at the forefront and has completed the due diligence to obtain a certified service that is audited yearly,” said Steve Staden, CISSP, Senior Director of Product Management at Ipswitch. “Ipswitch is the only managed file transfer organization that offers a certified solution that covers PCI, HIPAA and SOC 2 designations. As the maker of MOVEit®, WS_FTP®, WhatsUp Gold®, and MOVEit Cloud, Ipswitch has continually led the industry in providing a robust compliant security service that is unmatched and the answer to many organizations’ needs in obtaining a compliant file transfer solution.”

“Achieving these data security milestones sets Ipswitch above and beyond many of its peers in the industry, and truly speaks to their dedication to establishing and maintaining a culture of compliance,” said Eric Ratcliffe, Director of Compliance Strategy and Service at 360 Advanced. “The audits were rigorous, thorough, and demanding in terms of staff and resources at Ipswitch. The Ipswitch team eagerly embraced the process in order to achieve a secure data management environment for their clients.”


An Authorized HITRUST CSF Assessor, 360 Advanced assists service providers in more than 30 U.S. states, Europe, South and Central America and the Pacific Rim as their independent IT assurance and compliance assessor. Services provided by 360 Advanced include HITRUST CSF, SOC 1, SOC 2, SOC 3, PCI DSS, HIPAA Security/HITECH, Microsoft Vendor Policy and other security and compliance services.

For an initial consultation, please contact Eric Ratcliffe at eratcliffe@360advanced.com

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With over 1 million users from 42,000 companies managing more than 150,000 networks in 116 countries, Ipswitch designs and develops industry-leading software that enables the easy delivery of 24/7 performance and security across cloud, virtual and on-premise environments. IT teams worldwide rely on 25 years of innovation to optimize and secure business transactions, applications and infrastructure with Ipswitch MOVEit® secure file transfer, Ipswitch WhatsUp® Gold network monitoring and Ipswitch WS_FTP®. Available directly or through strategic alliances with leading IT vendors and the company’s fast-growing global partner ecosystem, Ipswitch’s wide portfolio improves application and network performance, monitors diverse IT environments and ensures secure exchange of data that meets PCI, HIPAA, GDPR and other industry and government data security and regulatory requirements.

The company has offices throughout the U.S., Europe, Asia and Latin America. For more information, visit https://www.ipswitch.com/ or connect on LinkedIn and Twitter. To learn about Ipswitch’s strategic alliances or global network of partners, visit https://www.ipswitch.com/partners.

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