Beginning December 15, 2018, (with optional adoption beginning April 2017) all SOC 2 reports will be required to utilize the updated Trust Services Criteria. The updated trust services criteria are an update to align with the seventeen COSO 2013 framework principles.
1: Updates to SOC 2 Criteria to align with 17 COSO 2013 Requirements.
2: At least 6 areas where you might have gaps.
3: New emphasis on third party risk management
4: Clarity on aligning risk assessment with business objectives
5: Specificity around quality data to support internal control
6: Engagement from top level leadership (including the Board of Directors)
Christian is the Managing Director and Co-Founder of risk3sixty,where he helps clients build world-class information security and compliance programs. Christian was the 2018 Technology Association of Georgia Under-35 Professional Services Leader of the Year and 2019 Atlanta Business Chronical Entrepreneur of the Year finalist. Christian holds a B.B.A in Management Information Systems from the University of Georgia and M.B.A from the Georgia Institute of Technology. Christian is a Ceritified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), ISO 27001 Lead Auditor, and PCI QSA.