Punyam.com provides the services of experienced SOC 2 Consultants to help service organizations achieve SOC 2 Certification. Companies that handle or stores customer data, technology service provider or SaaS companies, their partners, third-party vendors, or support organizations that those firms work with, can take our SOC 2 Consultancy service to achieve and maintain SOC 2 compliance in order to ensure the integrity of their information/data systems and controls. Although SOC 2 is a voluntary framework, in present scenario of data security and cybercrime, every service organization should go for SOC 2 Certification.
SOC 2, i.e., Systems and Organization Controls 2, is a voluntary cybersecurity compliance framework developed by the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) for service organizations. SOC 2 compliance allows organizations to enhance their overall cybersecurity and provide assurance to stakeholders, customers, and prospective clients. SOC 2 specifies how organizations should handle customer data. SOC 2 specifies the criteria called Trust Services Criteria (TSC) — Security, Availability, Processing Integrity, Confidentiality, and Privacy. Fulfilling these criteria is required to maintain robust information security, allowing companies to adopt the practices and processes relevant to their own objectives and operations. The main focus of SOC 2 is to show that you have the internal security controls in place to protect customer data.
Following are the steps, that Punyam follows for SOC certification in any organization in India: