The independent validation of adherence to industry standards to demonstrate compliance.
Provide an in-depth technical review of environments, procedures, and policies while leveraging modern technology to increase the efficiency of the assessment across multiple compliance standards simultaneously for technically complex environments.
An independent assessment and report that demonstrates the organization's adherence to the controls outlined by the standard.
Changing "Audit" into an Assessment, Urbane focuses on minimizing the headache and frustration historically associated with third party audits. To achieve this, Urbane offers the following services.
Independent Third Party Assessments
As becoming increasingly required by customers, Urbane provides independent assessment reports of the organization’s adherence to a compliance standards. These reports detail the methods the organization undergoes to address the required controls as well as identifies any gaps or compensating controls that may be utilized within the environments.
Multiple Standard Cross-Assessment
When adherence to multiple standards is required by a diverse set of clients, Urbane can provide a single assessment against multiple standards. This process streamlines evidence gathering, interviews, and technical assessments into a single review to increase efficiencies and address the full state of organizational compliance.
Urbane excels in delivery with a diverse set of regulatory and compliance standards, including:
PCI DSSThe Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard focuses on the security of cardholder data through 12 key requirements and is required for both merchants and service providers handling cardholder data.
HIPAAThe Health insurance Portability and Accountability Act is a US law that covers the confidentiality and integrity of patient medical data, affecting those providing medical services.
ISO 27001/27002/27017/27018ISO's standards provide a globally recognized set of requirements for organizations and cloud providers' information security programs.
SOC 2The Service Organization Control 2 report by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants provides review of the security and privacy controls of an organization.
EU-US Privacy ShieldAs a replacement for US-EU safe harbor, the EU-US Privacy Shield requirements govern protection and confidentiality of personally identifiable information of EU citizens by US companies.
NIST SP 800From the US Department of Commerce's National Institute of Standards and Technology, NIST SP 800 standards focus on information security and enterprise risk management.
CSA STARAs a relatively new standard, the Cloud Security Alliance's Security, Trust, & Assurance Registry provides a self assessment and third party assessment certification for security of cloud platforms.
GLBAThe Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act of 1999, enforced by the US Federal Trade Commission, focuses on the security and integrity of consumer financial and personal information.
FISMAFor service providers providing solutions to the public sector, the Federal Information Security Management Act provides requirements for systems hosting government information and services against threats.
FEDRAMPManaged by the US General Services Administration, the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program provides a security assessment standard for cloud products and services.
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PCI DSS Assessments
With cost effective and in-depth technical understanding of organization’s infrastructures, Urbane’s PCI Assessments navigate the unique requirements faced. Our PCI Qualified Security Assessors (QSAs) have extensive technical knowledge for in-depth understanding of unique and custom designed controls that meet and exceed the requirements.
Gap Analysis and Remediation
Assessing and bridging the gaps that exist with an organization’s technical and procedural compliance, Urbane’s diverse gap analysis and remediation process provides in depth review of existing technical and procedural infrastructure with customized remediation guidance for the organization’s unique needs and challenges to meet compliance requirements.
Design and Implementation
From the ground up or integrating into existing infrastructures, Urbane's design and implementation services provide vendor agnostic solutions focusing on greatest security impact within limited resource requirements.
Strategic Advisory (VISO)
With the high demand of qualified security professionals, having a Chief Security Officer (CSO) or Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) on staff can be extremely costly. Urbane’s Virtual Information Security Officer can help an organization leverage top-tier talent from our staff of former Fortune 1000 CSO and CISO’s to assist in managing and architecting security strategies that meet individual client needs.