Independent Third-Party Certification Of Advanced Security Posture And Practices for NowSecure Platform
CHICAGO – June 21, 2023 — NowSecure, the recognized experts in mobile security and privacy, announced today that it has completed its latest annual SOC 2 Type 2 security audit – the industry benchmark for independent auditing of security controls for software vendors. This certification covers the NowSecure Platform for automated mobile app security testing. For the fourth consecutive year, NowSecure remains the only enterprise-grade mobile application security testing (MAST) provider with a SOC 2 certified cloud platform.
The SOC program is governed by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), the national organization governing auditors with the CPA credential. Considered by the industry as the gold standard for data security, the program provides standards for meeting specific Trust Services Criteria (Security, Availability, Processing Integrity, Confidentiality or Privacy) and the procedures for auditors to review and report on the effectiveness of an organization’s controls in meeting these criteria. By achieving SOC 2 Type 2, NowSecure has demonstrated its ongoing dedication and adherence to the highest security standards to ensure its employees, solutions and customers are compliant, safe and secure.
“We have always ensured our platform’s security, but achieving this certification by a third-party auditor further validates that we are doing all the right things to protect our customers,” said Alan Snyder, NowSecure CEO. “Our customers are under increasing pressure to prove that they have the proper security controls in place, so it makes sense that they place their trust in NowSecure as the industry’s only SOC 2 validated vendor.”
Purpose-built to mitigate the mobile app threat landscape, NowSecure Platform provides a battery of 600+ automated tests using static, dynamic, interactive and API security for testing first party mobile apps in the DevSecOps pipeline and for vetting commercial 3rd party mobile app supply chain risk. Mobile app developers, QA, and security teams utilize NowSecure Platform to uncover security flaws, privacy issues, compliance gaps and app store blockers at scale. NowSecure Platform identifies issues fast and helps developers fix them fast through embedded remediation including evidence, fix recommendations, code examples and links to Android and iOS documentation. NowSecure is committed to implementing strict internal security policies and procedures to safeguard customer data and protect the NowSecure Platform from threats to confidentiality, integrity and availability.
As recognized experts in mobile security and privacy, NowSecure protects the global mobile app economy and safeguards the data of millions of mobile app users. Built on a foundation of standards, NowSecure empowers the world’s most demanding organizations with security automation to release and monetize 30% faster, reduce testing and delivery costs by 30% and reduce appsec risk by 40%. Only NowSecure offers a full solution suite of continuous security testing for DevSecOps, mobile app supply-chain monitoring, expert mobile pen testing as a Service (PTaaS), and training courseware. NowSecure actively contributes and supports the mobile security open-source community, standards and certification including OWASP MASVS, ADA MASA, and NIAP, and is recognized by IDC, Gartner, Deloitte Fast 500, and TAG Cyber.