Chances are, you have a basic understanding of SOC 2 compliance and what it can do for your company to be certified. But do you know what it actually takes to get your business certified? Customers love to see that you are doing everything you can to ensure their information is secure. This is exactly why it isn’t an easy task to get your business up to the standards needed for the certification.
A step-by-step checklist for getting your business operations in compliance with SOC 2 standards is tough to trust. Many businesses have to take different steps to get there, so a checklist often gives the impression that SOC 2 audits will be the same for everyone. While they are usually similar, SOC 2 audits are tailored to your business and your specific security needs.
Because of that, a standardized checklist is bound to give people the wrong impression of how to prepare themselves for an audit. Instead, this article will cover the things you can do to build your own customized checklist to help ensure you prepare for everything under the SOC 2 sun.