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Patrick Tolliver Joins 360 Advanced as Chief of Staff
Eric Seward May 11, 2021

Patrick Tolliver has joined the leadership team as Chief of Staff. He will drive strategic initiatives across the organization including implementing and managing technologies and services. “360 Advanced is a unique company that provides tremendous value to its customers in many different ways,” said Tolliver. “Dan and his leadership team have built an amazing company.  […]

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What is a SOC Report and Why Does My Company Need One?
prod360 April 9, 2021

System and Organization Controls (SOC) reports enable companies to feel confident that service providers, or potential service providers, are operating in an ethical and compliant manner. No one likes to hear the word audit, but SOC reports establish credibility and trustworthiness for a service provider — a competitive advantage that’s worth both the time and […]

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PCI DSS 4.0 Update
Eric Seward March 4, 2021

PCI DSS 4.0 Key Objectives Core goals of the updated standard: • Continue to provide the critical foundation for securing payment data • Promote security as an ongoing process • Improve flexibility for organizations using a wide range of technologies • Enhance validation methods and procedures PCI 4.0 vs 3.2 Since version 3.2 of the […]

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What Are Your Customers Really Asking When They Ask for Your SOC Report?
Eric Seward February 1, 2021

If a customer (or prospect) has asked you to provide a System and Organizational Controls (SOC) report, you have a valuable opportunity to communicate important information about your risk management and compliance program. In most cases, these organizations are looking for proof that you can protect any confidential information that they entrust you with. If […]

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Preparing for CMMC: A FAQ on the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification
Eric Seward January 14, 2021

As the U.S. Department of Defense prepares to introduce the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC), contractors and subcontractors must get ready to implement – and become certified against – the new framework. Some of the details are still being finalized – such as what level of certification each organization will need to achieve – but […]

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What Kind of Compliance Documentation Is Required for a Security Audit?
Eric Seward January 7, 2021

Compliance audits require a significant amount of documentation. Whether you’re working toward a SOC report, a HITRUST certification, a PCI Report on Compliance, or any other security initiative, you will need to provide your auditor with formal evidence that your policies and processes are designed in accordance with relevant requirements. The documents you will need […]

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How Do HIPAA, NIST, and HITRUST CSF Work Together?
prod360 December 11, 2020

If your company deals with credit card numbers, patient records, customer information or other sensitive data, the list of compliance standards, federal regulations, and state laws can be very long. And if you’re a healthcare organization? It’s even more complex. What is HIPAA? Probably the most well-known compliance standard is the Health Insurance Portability and […]

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2020 Analytics Completes SOC 1 and SOC 2 Examination
Eric Seward September 8, 2020

 2020 Analytics, a provider of loan portfolio analytics software, today announced the successful completion of their 2020 System and Organizational Controls (SOC) 1® Type 2 examination, as well as their 2020 SOC® 2 Type 2 examination. These achievements reflect their long-standing commitment to strong internal controls, while giving them a competitive edge in their industry. […]

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Proposify Successfully Completes SOC 2 Type 1 Examination
Eric Seward September 8, 2020

Proposify, a provider of online proposal software, today announced the successful completion of their 2020 System and Organizational Controls (SOC) 2® Type 1 examination. The achievement reflects their long-standing commitment to security, while giving them a competitive edge in their industry. “We take the protection of the data and documents of our customers and others […]

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Healthcare Security Compliance Assessments: Choosing the Right Cybersecurity Audit for Your Organization    
Eric Seward August 27, 2020

Healthcare organizations spend, on average, between four and seven percent of their IT budgets on cybersecurity. However, as security teams strive to spend their resources on products and services that protect patient data while delivering a meaningful return on their investment, they face a critical question: which cybersecurity and compliance assessments are the best use […]

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