SOC update: Lessons learned from the first year of SSAE18 and SOC for Cybersecurity


As service organizations and service auditors are completing their first series of examinations under the new SSAE18 standard, Baker Tilly discusses some of the key lessons learned and common pitfalls experienced on both sides of the examination. Additionally, as the SOC for Cybersecurity examination is now gaining momentum, we bring to light some nuances that are unique to this type of examination and report.

Key learning objectives

After this webinar, participants will be able to:

  • Describe how the SSAE18 standard has impacted service organizations and users for SOC 1 and SOC 2 examinations
  • Apply lessons learned to minimize the pain in year two under the SSAE18 standard
  • Prepare for a SOC for Cybersecurity examination

Who should watch:

  • Service organizations who have a SOC examination performed
  • Any organization considering having a SOC for Cybersecurity examination performed
  • User organizations who want to understand the impact of the changes on the SOC reports they receive

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