The term cybersecurity did not exist forty years ago, but it is a very important part of society today. But what exactly is cybersecurity?
The SOC for Cybersecurity standard, issued by the AICPA, requires the implementation and maintenance of a cybersecurity risk management program.
Internal control, security and sustainability is of paramount importance to many organizations, whereby internal processes are often independently tested based on ISO audits. In addition, to assess outsourced processes, so-called ISAE 3402 or SOC 2 assurance statements are used.
Within IT outsourcing and Cloud services, the demand for ISAE 3402 has increased significantly. The ISAE 3402 register contains an impressive list of SaaS and hosting providers that are ISAE 3402 certified. What is the reason for this increased demand in the IT sector and more specifically in the Cloud Services Industry; SaaS, IaaS, PaaS and datacenter services?