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Security Compliance: SOC 2

by Richard Harpur

SOC 2 is a common certification but has subtle differences from other standards such as ISO27001, PCI-DSS, and NIST. This course will teach you how to be successful in understanding SOC 2 security certification and how to prepare for a SOC 2 audit.

What you'll learn

SOC 2 is a security certification growing in demand as many organizations wish to attain or must ensure they maintain the certification in good standing.
There are a lot of aspects to SOC 2 which make it a very comprehensive certification. Furthermore, implementation and scope can vary greatly between organizations. In this course, Security Compliance: SOC 2, you'll learn how to master the complexities associated with SOC 2, simplify the fundamentals, and learn how to approach SOC 2 certification. First, you'll learn the background to the SOC program, covering the who, what, and why of the certification. Next, you’ll explore specifics of various drill-down specialties known as trust criteria. Finally, you'll discover how to apply this knowledge as practice in your own organization. Best of all, this course simplifies the security SOC 2 and doesn’t get caught up on technical language, allowing you to quickly get an overview of the program. When you’re finished with this course, you'll have developed a foundational knowledge of SOC 2 compliance and be confident talking to your peers or clients about this program and progressing to achieve SOC 2 certification.

About the author

Richard is a highly experienced technology leader with a remarkable career ranging from software development, project management through to C-level roles as CEO, CIO, and CISO. Richard is highly rated and ranked in Ireland's top 100 CIOs. As an author for Pluralsight - a leader in online training for technology professionals - Richard's courses are highly-rated in the Pluralsight library and focus on teaching critical skills in cybersecurity including ISO27001 and Ransomware. As a Certified Info... more

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