Leverage strong protections against attacks and downtime

July 28, 2019

Financial services firms must focus on network defenses Large financial services companies, with operations spread across regions or continents, present especially appealing targets for cyberattacks. Whether from phishing attacks on internal communications or domain spoofing on the internet, financial organizations must defend themselves with network capabilities that provide efficient access while protecting both end users – particularly in the context of today’s mobile workforce – and the brand itself. These enterprise networks must be able to maintain the highest levels of availability, offer 24x7 expert-level support, and deliver policy-based enforcement mechanisms that are transparent and global.

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A-LIGN is the leading provider of high-quality, efficient cybersecurity compliance programs. Combining experienced auditors and audit management technology, A-LIGN provides the widest breadth and depth of services including SOC 2, ISO 27001, HITRUST, FedRAMP, and PCI. A-LIGN is the number one issuer of SOC 2 and HITRUST and a top three FedRAMP assessor. To learn more, visit a-lign.com.

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