Latest Blogs About "Compliance"

67 total posts.

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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 ...

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The Compliance Playbook: How to Build PCI & HIPAA Compliant Businesses in the Cloud

Lindsey Ullian

September 14, 2016

The Threat Stack Compliance Playbook for Cloud Infrastructure is now available! The Compliance Playbook is intended for readers who want to ...

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The Importance of Security Monitoring to Achieving Compliance in the Cloud

Lindsey Ullian

September 8, 2016

Monitoring is the most reliable method of identifying and tracking users who are accessing data on company systems. Whether you’re on the lookout ...

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The Impact of the Cloud’s Shared Responsibility Model on Compliance

Lindsey Ullian

September 1, 2016

Amazon Web Services (AWS) has pioneered the Shared Responsibility Model in the cloud. Basically, this model outlines how cloud service providers and ...

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Why You Need to be Compliant Much Sooner Than You Think

Lindsey Ullian

August 25, 2016

We’ve been talking a lot about compliance lately. That’s because, as more businesses are moving to the cloud and storing internal and customer ...

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Can You Afford NOT To Be HIPAA Compliant?

Lindsey Ullian

August 18, 2016

The Office of Civil Rights (OCR) has been alluding to a large-scale HIPAA audit for quite some time now — and it looks like that threat will soon ...

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How to Reconcile Different Definitions of PCI DSS and HIPAA Compliance

Lindsey Ullian

August 12, 2016

Compliance would be challenging even if it were a black and white issue. The reality is that compliance regulations, such as PCI DSS and HIPAA, are ...

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How Does Compliance Differ In The Cloud Versus On-Premise?

Lindsey Ullian

August 4, 2016

With 253 healthcare breaches in 2015 for a total of 112 million lost records, HIPAA compliance has never been more relevant. Meanwhile, 80 percent of ...