Blumira obtains SOC (Service Organization Control) 2 Type 2 certification
Certification Underlines Blumira’s Commitment to Maintaining the Highest Standards in Customer Data Privacy
ANN ARBOUR, Mich., October 12, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Blumiraa leading provider of automated threat detection and response cybersecurity technology, today announced that it has been officially SOC 2 Type 2 certified upon passing its Type 2 exam. Information Management Cloud Security Event Management (SIEM) from Blumira helps organizations of all sizes with limited security resources detect and respond to cybersecurity threats faster to stop ransomware and breaches.
To achieve this critical third-party assessment, Blumira underwent a rigorous independent audit by accounting firm (CPA) ByteChek Assurance to ensure that Blumira’s security protocols and data usage meet strict security requirements. data established by the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA). SOC 2 is a reporting framework for service organizations, developed by the AICPA, that specifies how organizations should manage customer data, based on the following trust services criteria: security, availability, processing integrity, confidentiality and confidentiality. This certification is based on Blumira completing its SOC 2 Type 1 exam in October 2021.
“We are proud to achieve SOC 2 Type 2 compliance,” said Matt Warner, CTO and co-founder of Blumira. “Our team is dedicated to preserving the security and integrity of our customers’ data. Passing the SOC 2 exam shows our customers, our partners and the market at large the importance we place to security and creating a cybersecurity product that customers can trust. As new compliance standards emerge and regulations become more stringent, this is becoming increasingly important.”
Blumira’s SOC 2 Type 2 report provides detailed information and assurance on the security, availability, and integrity of the systems used to process user data, as well as the privacy and confidentiality of the information these systems process. These reports help customers, MSPs, and partners assess Blumira’s systems and the adequacy of the company’s control design, as they can gain insight into security processes, internal governance processes, and risk management. risk and regulatory oversight of Blumira.
Commitment to compliance
Blumira is committed to security, reliability and compliance within its internal organization, and the Blumira team is committed to helping customers and partners understand and meet compliance regulations quickly and easily. Blumira’s Platform Helps Organizations Meet Compliance Like Federal Trade Commission (FTC) Update Backup rule. Business leaders and IT managers must prioritize implementing solutions and processes to meet these new demands, with the looming deadline for December 92022.
Blumira’s platform helps organizations meet additional compliance requirements, including Cybersecurity Maturity Model certification (CMMC), National Institute of Technology Standards (NIST), Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS), HIPAAFederal Financial Institutions Examination Board (FFIEC), Center for Internet Security (IEC), and more by providing:
- At least one year of log data retention
- Audit trails, with encrypted data at rest and in transit
- Monitor unauthorized activity, with rapid detection (less than a minute for real-time detections) and response
Customers recognize and appreciate Blumira’s ability to help them meet compliance controls, save time on security tasks, focus on real threats, and protect against breaches. Blumira customer mike morrowresponsible for the technical infrastructure for Ottawa Countysaid, “We are required by CJIS compliance and IRS Pub 1075 to review our logs daily. Blumira has saved us time because we cannot monitor all of our logs – we would need a team of 100 people to browse all these logs manually.”
Go beyond compliance
Blumira’s cloud-based SIEM platform combines logging with automated detection and response for better security outcomes and consolidated security spend. Platform includes threat intelligence feeds, threat hunting, continuously updated detection rules, honeypots, automated and guided response playbooks, and at least one year of data retention with quick access to the reports needed to meet compliance requirements.
Blumira can help organizations without dedicated security teams or expertise meet compliance regulations, streamline security, focus on real threats, and protect against breaches.
Learn more about Blumira’s commitment to safety and reliabilityas well as the different compliance controls and regulatory requirements that Blumira’s platform helps customers in all industries meet for logging, detection, response, audit trails, and more.
For more information on Blumira, please visit https://www.blumira.com/.
Blumira’s mission is to help SMBs and midsize businesses detect and respond to cybersecurity threats faster to stop breaches and ransomware. Blumira’s all-in-one SIEM platform combines logging with automated detection and response for better security outcomes and consolidated security spend. Blumira has been recognized by G2 as a Momentum Leader, ranked as “Best Supported”, “Fastest to Implement” and “Easiest to Use” in the G2 Fall 2022 Grid® Reports. Meet compliance checks, save time on security tasks, focus on real threats, and protect against a breach faster than ever with Blumira.
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