Compliance is a security blueprint for certain types of data, which is defined by a standards organization that is public and non profit. It provides us with the guidelines on the basis of which we define the security for our infrastructure.
Security compliance ensures the following:
- Smooth business operation: In becoming compliant with any security compliance, we ensure that all the recommendations of specific compliances are addressed and that standard processes are adopted. This helps us to run smooth business operations.
- Reputation management: Security compliance also defines the standard of the product or service. It helps to build trust among customers. As we have seen, an organization needs to ensure the safety of customers credit card data, but how would the customer know that their data is secure? For this, they need to check whether that portal and organization is PCI certified or not.
There are multiple compliance policies available, which are defined and owned by different...