Organizations in the market for third party assurance on their information security controls and programs often wonder which audit is best for them, and, more importantly, which one is best for their requesting customers. They ask questions like,
“Would the ISO 27001 certification meet a customer’s needs better than a SOC 1 or SOC 2 examination report?"
These conversations are common, and the answer is that there are options.
After some thought, what most organizations end up realizing is, that in today’s market, achieving multiple examinations and certifications is the best approach. In this whitepaper we take a dive into why we find this to be true so often.