Latest Blogs About "Compliance"

74 total posts.

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GDPR vs. Existing Frameworks: Overlaps, Differences, and Filling the Gaps

Chris Lippert

February 13, 2018

Introduction — by Pat Cable, Senior Infrastructure Security Engineer, Threat Stack From time to time Threat Stack invites industry experts to ...

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5 Things Your SaaS Company Should Know About GDPR

David M. Weinstein

February 9, 2018

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) goes into effect on May 25, 2018, and despite being a European Union regulation, its effects are far ...

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How to Answer Tough Board-Level Security & Compliance Questions in 2018

Bob Allin

January 31, 2018

GDPR. Meltdown. Spectre. SOC 2. Coming at you like mosquitos on a hot summer night, these topics are of top concern for board members and security ...

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How SaaS Companies Can Build a Compliance Roadmap for 2018

David M. Weinstein

January 26, 2018

As a SaaS company, compliance is probably the last thing you want to think about as you kick off the new year. It can be complicated, but meeting ...

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New York State Cybersecurity Requirements for Financial Services Companies — 6 Things You Should Know

David M. Weinstein

October 26, 2017

Recognizing that the financial services industry is a significant target of cybersecurity threats, the New York State Department of Financial ...

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What is Continuous Cloud Compliance & How Can I Achieve It?

Travis Wilkins

September 18, 2017

Cloud compliance, like cloud security, is never a one-and-done activity. To be compliant, you need to demonstrate it continuously. Systems must be ...

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9 Common Questions About SOC 2 Compliance

Lindsey Ullian

August 1, 2017

SOC 2 compliance is a crucial framework for technology and cloud computing companies today. As with many other compliance mandates, it is not a ...

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3 Key Points on How Vulnerability Management Can Help You Become Compliant

Travis Wilkins

June 23, 2017

Two interesting observations: The average number of days that attackers were present on a victim’s network before being discovered is 146 days. ...

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How to Drive Efficiencies When Meeting Compliance Under a Deadline

David M. Weinstein

June 20, 2017

Let’s say you just found out that you need to be compliant with HIPAA or PCI DSS in order to win a big piece of new business for your ...

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New eBook: Fast-Tracking Compliance in the Cloud

Michal Ferguson

June 2, 2017

A Guide to Meeting Customer Requirements Now Has the following happened to you? A customer or key prospect is demanding that your organization ...

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Five Questions to Ask When a Customer or Partner Asks You to Become Compliant

Kevin Durkin

May 5, 2017

If you operate in a regulated industry, or have customers or partners who do, being compliant is non-negotiable. If regulatory requirements mandate ...

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Working With Threat Stack Sample Compliance Rule Sets

David M. Weinstein

April 28, 2017

The Threat Stack Cloud Security Platform® is an important tool for companies with cloud compliance initiatives, including HIPAA, PCI, SOC 2, and ...

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Compliance in the Cloud: Q&A Webinar Recap

Chris Gervais

April 26, 2017

On April 25th, I had the pleasure of speaking with Ryan Buckner, Principal at Schellman & Company and Kevin Eberman, Director of Ops at ...

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Meeting Compliance in the Cloud ≠ A Choice

Michal Ferguson

April 20, 2017

In the past, we’ve talked about various ways that compliance can add value to your business. But what happens when you don’t attain or maintain ...

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Three Good Reasons to Get Compliant Now

Tim Armstrong

February 1, 2017

When things are hectic at your organization, compliance may not feel like the highest priority. If you aren’t in an industry that absolutely ...

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How to Verify That Compliance Controls and Processes are Being Met

Lindsey Ullian

November 15, 2016

Compliance is a complex, ongoing process. Between deciphering requirements into relatable terms, allocating a budget, and  assembling a team for ...

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The Ultimate Compliance Cheat Sheet: A Wrap Up of Threat Stack’s Cloud Compliance Series

Lindsey Ullian

October 7, 2016

We write about compliance (and talk to customers about it) pretty regularly, and if you’ve been following our blog over the last two months, then ...

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Allocating Resources for a Compliance Audit: A Practical Framework

Lindsey Ullian

October 6, 2016

When companies prepare to meet compliance, whether it’s PCI DSS, HIPAA, or SOC 2, one thing that can be estimated inaccurately is the stakeholders ...

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When is Good Enough Good Enough? Meeting Compliance Without Losing Your Mind

Lindsey Ullian

September 30, 2016

Have you heard one about the bear and the two hikers? A bear jumps out of the bush and starts chasing two hikers. They both start running for ...

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File Integrity Monitoring and Its Role in Meeting Compliance

Lindsey Ullian

September 27, 2016

When’s the last time someone made an unauthorized change to your system files? To answer this and other important security questions, as well as ...

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Budgeting for a Compliance Audit: A Practical Framework

Lindsey Ullian

September 21, 2016

Companies can easily underestimate the investment required to meet compliance. Thinking compliance is a one-and-done activity that you can skate by ...