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Continuous Compliance and Effective Audit Preparation for the Cloud
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TechnologiesHive
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TechnologiesHive,
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8/25/2017 | 11:04:37 AM
Very useful article about Cloud Audit preparation
Thanks for very deatiled post regarding effective audit preparation, was a good read!
Joe Stanganelli
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Joe Stanganelli,
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8/27/2017 | 9:43:59 AM
Tools
There are a lot of good tools out there (if used properly and if their limits are understood) for maintaining compliance with IT/security policies. Relatively few tools, alas, exist for data governance frameworks or global legal compliance frameworks. Most organizations still operate manually in this regard.
Dr.T
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Dr.T,
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8/27/2017 | 4:31:18 PM
Continuous auditing
Continuous compliance requires continuous auditing, that can only be achieved with the proper tools.
Dr.T
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Dr.T,
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8/27/2017 | 4:31:59 PM
Re: Very useful article about Cloud Audit preparation
I agree, it is a good paper providing good information.
Dr.T
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Dr.T,
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8/27/2017 | 4:33:37 PM
Re: Tools
"Most organizations still operate manually in this regard." Good point. Most of these operations are mainly manual for many companies.
Dr.T
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Dr.T,
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8/27/2017 | 4:34:36 PM
Re: Tools
"There are a lot of good tools out there" One of them is Tripwire I had experience with, good security intelligence tool.
Dr.T
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8/27/2017 | 4:38:54 PM
ISO 27001
ISO 27001 is one of the international standards as an information security management system that certifies organizations adhering to proper security rules and commonly accepted best practices.
Joe Stanganelli
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Joe Stanganelli,
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8/28/2017 | 4:17:53 PM
Re: Tools
@Dr.T: Interesting. Can you share a bit more about your experience w/ TripWire -- your use cases, etc.?
Joe Stanganelli
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Joe Stanganelli,
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8/28/2017 | 4:19:01 PM
Re: ISO 27001
Dr.T: It's also a component referenced in the NIST Cybersecurity Framework at various layers.

The problem, of course, is that so few people know what it actually, er, says...because of its proprietary nature. :/


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