Chicago, IL July 8, 2020 – NowSecure, the leading mobile app security and privacy software company, announced today that NowSecure has achieved SOC 2 Security Certification – the industry benchmark for independent auditing of security controls for software vendors. NowSecure is the first and only mobile application security testing vendor to achieve SOC 2 Security Certification.
As defined by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), System and Organization Controls (SOC) 2 reports “are designed to help service organizations build trust and confidence in the service performed and controls related to the services through a report by an independent CPA.” NowSecure completed a SOC 2 Type 2 audit for the Security Criteria, which reviews the effectiveness of the controls related to the objectives.
“With many of the world’s most security-conscious companies as clients, NowSecure takes our responsibility to protect the security of our customers and their data very seriously,” said NowSecure CEO Alan Snyder. “SOC 2 Type 2 Certification of our software platform is the best independent validation of our commitment and sets NowSecure apart from less secure competitors.”
The NowSecure SOC 2 evaluation and report (conducted by a leading certification authority that has conducted thousands of reviews) contains a detailed system description including the purpose, architecture, people, and security controls. The security controls have met the criteria established by the AICPA in design and operation with no exceptions noted.
The NowSecure Platform centralizes and streamlines modern mobile app security and privacy testing within one, easy-to-use cloud portal. Purpose-built for mobile app Agile and DevSecOps teams, the NowSecure Platform provides fully automated static, dynamic and interactive security testing on-demand or integrated directly within the mobile app software development life cycle (SDLC). Through a battery of over 200 automated tests built on industry standards and 10 years experience pen testing tens of thousands of apps, NowSecure identifies the broadest array of security threats, compliance gaps, and privacy risks.
The NowSecure Platform is tailored to meet the unique needs and complex infrastructure of modern mobile SDLC programs, providing mobile app security and privacy solutions that are continuous, customizable, accurate, and keep pace. Testing at scale enables the organization to meet rapidly evolving mobile needs while helping build bridges across teams accountable for the success of mobile development, security, QA and risk compliance programs.
Learn more about the new NowSecure SOC2 Certification here.
As the 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, NIAP and is recognized by IDC, Gartner, Deloitte Fast 500, and TAG Cyber.