Net Friends Receives SOC 2 Type II Attestation for Second Year in A Row

Independent Audit Verifies Net Friends’ Internal Controls and Processes

Durham – Net Friends, a North Carolina-based IT managed services provider, today announced that it has maintained for another year its SOC 2 Type II audit, performed by KirkpatrickPrice. This attestation provides evidence that Net Friends has a strong commitment to security and to delivering high-quality services to its clients by demonstrating that they have the necessary internal controls and processes in place.

A SOC 2 audit provides an independent, third-party validation that a service organization’s information security practices meet industry standards stipulated by the AICPA. During the audit, a service organization’s non-financial reporting controls as they relate to security, availability, processing integrity, confidentiality, and privacy of a system are tested. The SOC 2 report delivered by KirkpatrickPrice verifies the suitability of the design and operating effectiveness of Net Friends’ controls to meet the standards for these criteria.

“The SOC 2 Type II audit is the best way to get independent confirmation that all our processes and internal controls are effective,” said John Snyder, CEO of Net Friends. “We are so pleased that yet again the audit uncovered no issues or findings. Additionally, we took the extra step this year to add Confidentiality to our Security and Availability reviews this year, further ensuring our customers can rely on our team.” Audit findings are available for client review on request.

“The SOC 2 audit is based on the Trust Services Criteria,” said Joseph Kirkpatrick, President of KirkpatrickPrice. “Net Friends delivers trust-based services to their clients, and by communicating the results of this audit, their clients can be assured of their reliance on Net Friends’ controls.”

About Net Friends

Founded in 1997, Net Friends provides comprehensive managed IT services, cybersecurity solutions, and IT staffing services to clients in North Carolina and across the US. We are your preferred technology partners, delivering best-in-class IT solutions and tech expertise that keeps IT security front of mind. We believe in people, and we love to see our customers and community thrive through technology. We have fueled our clients’ success for over 20 years. Learn more at www.netfriends.com or follow us on LinkedIn.

About KirkpatrickPrice

KirkpatrickPrice is a licensed CPA firm, PCI QSA, and a HITRUST CSF Assessor, registered with the PCAOB, providing assurance services to over a thousand clients in North America, South America, Asia, Europe, and Australia. The firm has more than a decade of experience in information security by performing assessments, audits, and tests that strengthen information security practices and internal controls. KirkpatrickPrice most commonly performs assessments on SOC 1, SOC 2, PCI DSS, HIPAA, HITRUST CSF, GDPR, ISO 27001, FISMA, and FERPA frameworks, as well as advanced-level penetration testing. For more information, visit www.kirkpatrickprice.com, follow KirkpatrickPrice on LinkedIn, or subscribe to our YouTube channel.

Mosaic Solutions Group Receives SOC 2 Type II Attestation

Independent Audit Verifies Mosaic Solutions Group’s Internal Controls and Processes

Atlanta – Mosaic Solutions Group, a boutique provider of commercial data services for pharmaceutical companies, today announced that it has completed its SOC 2 Type II audit, performed by KirkpatrickPrice. This attestation provides evidence that Mosaic has a strong commitment to security and to delivering high-quality services to its clients by demonstrating that they have the necessary internal controls and processes in place.

A SOC 2 audit provides an independent, third-party validation that a service organization’s information security practices meet industry standards stipulated by the AICPA. During the audit, a service organization’s non-financial reporting controls as they relate to security, availability, processing integrity, confidentiality, and privacy of a system are tested. The SOC 2 report delivered by KirkpatrickPrice verifies the suitability of the design and operating effectiveness of Mosaic Solutions Group’s controls to meet the standards for these criteria.

According to Managing Partner, Mark Hastings, “The SOC II Type II Attestation is an important milestone for Mosaic. It reflects our commitment to providing superior commercial data management service for each one of our pharmaceutical clients.”

“The SOC 2 audit is based on the Trust Services Criteria,” said Joseph Kirkpatrick, President of KirkpatrickPrice. “Mosaic Solutions Group delivers trust-based services to their clients, and by communicating the results of this audit, their clients can be assured of their reliance on Mosaic’s controls.”

About Mosaic Solutions Group

Founded in 2010, Mosaic is a boutique data management services firm providing innovative business intelligence and sales operations solutions for a growing number of emerging to mid-sized pharmaceutical companies. Mosaic is based in Woodstock, Georgia, a suburb of Atlanta. Mosaic provides customized, outsourced data warehousing and data management, customer master data management, reporting, and analytics applications.

About KirkpatrickPrice

KirkpatrickPrice is a licensed CPA firm, PCI QSA, and a HITRUST CSF Assessor, registered with the PCAOB, providing assurance services to over a thousand clients in North America, South America, Asia, Europe, and Australia. The firm has more than a decade of experience in information security by performing assessments, audits, and tests that strengthen information security practices and internal controls. KirkpatrickPrice most commonly performs assessments on SOC 1, SOC 2, PCI DSS, HIPAA, HITRUST CSF, GDPR, ISO 27001, FISMA, and FERPA frameworks, as well as advanced-level penetration testing. For more information, visit www.kirkpatrickprice.com, follow KirkpatrickPrice on LinkedIn, or subscribe to our YouTube channel.

National Commercial Services Receives SOC 1 Type II Attestation

Independent Audit Verifies National Commercial Service’s Internal Controls and Processes

Van Nuys, CA – National Commercial Services (NCS), an experienced and specialized subrogation and commercial collection agency, today announced that it has completed its SOC 1 Type II audit, performed by KirkpatrickPrice. This attestation provides evidence that NCS has a strong commitment to security and to delivering high-quality services to its clients by demonstrating that they have the necessary internal controls and processes in place.

A SOC 1 audit provides an independent, third-party validation that a service organization’s information security practices meet industry standards stipulated by the AICPA and SSAE 18. During the audit, a service organization’s controls that are relevant to ICFR are tested. The SOC 1 report delivered by KirkpatrickPrice verifies the suitability of the design and operating effectiveness of NCS’s controls to meet the standards for these criteria.

“NCS is committed to providing our clients with the most secure and efficient collection and subrogation services nationally.  In an environment that has changed drastically within the last year, NCS is proud to have continued to maintain the security and effectiveness of our operations.  NCS will complete the SOC 1 Type II audit annually to provide secure services to our clients and the public, as well as to stay abreast of all industry and standard improvements,” said Natalie Mansour, Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of NCS.

“Many of NCS’s clients rely on them to protect consumer information,” said Joseph Kirkpatrick, President of KirkpatrickPrice. “As a result, NCS has implemented best practice controls demanded by their clients to address information security and compliance risks. Our third-party opinion validates these controls and the tests we perform provide assurance to NCS’s clients.”

About National Commercial Services

National Commercial Services (NCS) is a California Certified Corporation located in Los Angeles County. With over 24 years of experience in the fields of Subrogation and Commercial Collections, NCS is a Premier Sponsor of the National Association of Subrogation Professionals and is licensed and bonded in every mandated state. NCS is dedicated to compliance with Federal and State Specific Fair Debt Collection, TCPA, PCI, and all best practices protocol.

About KirkpatrickPrice

KirkpatrickPrice is a licensed CPA firm, PCI QSA, and a HITRUST CSF Assessor, registered with the PCAOB, providing assurance services to over a thousand clients in North America, South America, Asia, Europe, and Australia. The firm has more than a decade of experience in information security by performing assessments, audits, and tests that strengthen information security practices and internal controls. KirkpatrickPrice most commonly performs assessments on SOC 1, SOC 2, PCI DSS, HIPAA, HITRUST CSF, GDPR, ISO 27001, FISMA, and FERPA frameworks, as well as advanced-level penetration testing. For more information, visit www.kirkpatrickprice.com, follow KirkpatrickPrice on LinkedIn, or subscribe to our YouTube channel.

iVenture Solutions Receives SOC 2 Type II Attestation

Independent Audit Verifies iVenture Solutions’ Internal Controls and Processes

Jacksonville, Florida – iVenture Solutions, a managed service provider, today announced that it has completed its SOC 2 Type II audit, performed by KirkpatrickPrice. This attestation provides evidence that iVenture Solutions has a strong commitment to security and to delivering high quality services to its clients by demonstrating that they have the necessary internal controls and processes in place.

“Having auditors come into our office annually and inspect our adherence to procedures is what separates us from other MSPs,” says iVenture president, Mark Schnitzius.

A SOC 2 audit provides an independent, third-party validation that a service organization’s information security practices meet industry standards stipulated by the AICPA. During the audit, a service organization’s non-financial reporting controls as they relate to security, availability, processing integrity, confidentiality, and privacy of a system are tested. The SOC 2 report delivered by KirkpatrickPrice verifies the suitability of the design and operating effectiveness of iVenture Solutions’ controls to meet the standards for these criteria.

Says iVenture CEO, Gray Mabry, “Every audit gives us a chance to learn and grow. It’s an opportunity to see our company through an independent lens and make the right improvements.”

“The SOC 2 audit is based on the Trust Services Criteria,” said Joseph Kirkpatrick, President of KirkpatrickPrice. iVenture Solutions delivers trust-based services to their clients, and by communicating the results of this audit, their clients can be assured of their reliance iVenture
Solutions’ controls.”

About iVenture Solutions

iVenture Solutions is an award-winning managed service provider delivering superior IT solutions to clients across Florida. Since 2000, we’ve provided the best in managed services, cloud and cybersecurity for Florida’s best businesses. At iVenture, we give you more time to do what matters most. Get started at iVentureSolutions.com or give us a call at 888-380-1235.

About KirkpatrickPrice

KirkpatrickPrice is a licensed CPA firm, PCI QSA, and a HITRUST CSF Assessor, registered with the PCAOB, providing assurance services to over a thousand clients in North America, South America, Asia, Europe, and Australia. The firm has more than a decade of experience in information security by performing assessments, audits, and tests that strengthen information security practices and internal controls. KirkpatrickPrice most commonly performs assessments on SOC 1, SOC 2, PCI DSS, HIPAA, HITRUST CSF, GDPR, ISO 27001, FISMA, and FERPA frameworks, as well as advanced-level penetration testing. For more information, visit www.kirkpatrickprice.com, follow KirkpatrickPrice on LinkedIn, or subscribe to our YouTube channel.

AdvicePay Receives SOC 2 Type II Attestation

Independent Audit Verifies AdvicePay’s Internal Controls and Processes

Bozeman, MT  – AdvicePay, the leading fee-for-service business solution platform designed exclusively for financial professionals, today announced that it has completed its SOC 2 Type II audit, performed by KirkpatrickPrice. This attestation provides evidence that AdvicePay has a strong commitment to security and to delivering high-quality services to its clients by demonstrating that they have the necessary internal controls and processes in place.

A SOC 2 audit provides an independent, third-party validation that a service organization’s information security practices meet industry standards stipulated by the AICPA. During the audit, a service organization’s non-financial reporting controls as they relate to security, availability, processing integrity, confidentiality, and privacy of a system are tested. The SOC 2 report delivered by KirkpatrickPrice verifies the suitability of the design and operating effectiveness of AdvicePay’s controls to meet the standards for these criteria.

“The successful completion of the SOC 2 Type II examination and audit highlights AdvicePay’s continued commitment to deliver best-in-class solutions and safeguards to protect and secure our customers’ data,” said Alan Moore, CEO & Co-Founder of AdvicePay. “This Attestation of Compliance is widely known as the industry benchmark for SaaS businesses and the most stringent examinations of an organization’s security controls, policies, and procedures, and we are proud to exceed customer expectations when it comes to protecting their data.”

“The SOC 2 audit is based on the Trust Services Criteria,” said Joseph Kirkpatrick, President of KirkpatrickPrice. “AdvicePay delivers trust-based services to their clients, and by communicating the results of this audit, their clients can be assured of their reliance on AdvicePay’s controls.”

About AdvicePay

Established by well-known financial advisors Michael Kitces and Alan Moore, AdvicePay is a fee-for-service business solution built specifically for Financial Advisors who expect efficiency, compliance, and security in their billing and payment processes. Financial advisors benefit from invoicing and payment workflows designed exclusively to support their businesses, including up-to-date compliance and data security management. Users can issue agreements for client e-signature, accept ACH and credit cards, bill hourly or one-time fees, or establish recurring retainer or subscription billing compliantly – all through the AdvicePay system. For more information, visit AdvicePay.com.

About KirkpatrickPrice

KirkpatrickPrice is a licensed CPA firm, PCI QSA, and a HITRUST CSF Assessor, registered with the PCAOB, providing assurance services to over a thousand clients in North America, South America, Asia, Europe, and Australia. The firm has more than a decade of experience in information security by performing assessments, audits, and tests that strengthen information security practices and internal controls. KirkpatrickPrice most commonly performs assessments on SOC 1, SOC 2, PCI DSS, HIPAA, HITRUST CSF, GDPR, ISO 27001, FISMA, and FERPA frameworks, as well as advanced-level penetration testing. For more information, visit www.kirkpatrickprice.com, follow KirkpatrickPrice on LinkedIn, or subscribe to our YouTube channel.