This is the most common certification for information security controls. This certification confirms that the appropriate steps and measures have been taken against any potential system vulnerabilities.
This auditing standard has been updated from SSAE 16 and has become effective in May of 2017. This auditing report measures processes related to financial statements and certain laws and regulations.
This is a standard that is mandatory for organizations that handle credit card processing information. With the intention of prevention credit card fraud, this standard creates controls around data so sensitive and private information is not exposed.
This certification by the Canadian Standard on Assurance Engagements (CSAE) ensures that an organization is implementing effective and efficient internal controls. This is Canadian equivalent of the SSAE 16.
HIPAA(Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act) and HITECH(Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act) are the acts which are set in place to protect the electronic healthcare information.