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Portford’s DocuNECT® OnDemand cloud document management solution continues its commitment to quality and security by once again achieving SOC (System and Organization Controls) 2 Type II compliance. This indicates that the company has adequate measures in place to protect its clients’ sensitive data. The audit was conducted by CyberGuard in compliance with the attestation standards set by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA). “As a cloud solution targeting compliant business processes, our highest priority is ensuring that our customers’ data is safe and secure. Quality and security are a continuous process.” said Bruce Bolton, CTO at Portford.
What is SOC 2?
SOC 2 is an US-based Information Security framework for technology and cloud computing companies comparable to the European ISO 27001 standard. SOC 2 is following a top-down approach and requires companies to develop and maintain a set of written policies and technical controls. The goal of SOC 2 is to ensure appropriateness in the design of controls relating availability processing integrity and confidentiality of the service provided. SOC 2 compliance requirements established and frequently updated by the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA).
Why is this important?
With this certification you have peace of mind, knowing that there has been an independent & full review of Portford’s security that verified the appropriateness in the design of controls regarding availability, processing integrity, and confidentiality of the service.
For your security and compliance teams, this is the assurance from an independent third-party that DocuNECT™ OnDemand product and corporate related security controls are suitable and appropriate.