VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA—Plurilock Security Inc. (TSXV: PLUR) (OTCQB: PLCKF) and related subsidiaries (“Plurilock” or the “Company”), an identity-centric cybersecurity solutions provider for workforces, has undergone a System and Organization Controls (SOC) 2 examination resulting in a CPA’s report stating that management of Plurilock has successfully demonstrated effective controls in safeguarding security customer data.
SOC 2 Type II is a compliance framework that was developed by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and covers five trust service principles of data security, which include security, availability, processing integrity, confidentiality, and privacy, of which Plurilock underwent a review of the security trust criteria. SOC 2 Type II provides credibility to companies as a reliable and trusted solutions provider in ensuring customer data is secured. In connection with the SOC 2 Type II assessment, the Company was examined by BARR Advisory, P.A., (“BARR”) a security and compliance firm, from September 1, 2021, to August 31, 2022.
During the assessment period, BARR reviewed security controls related to Plurilock’s systems requirements and service commitments, which include its DEFEND software, infrastructure, people, procedures and data and concluded that the Company has achieved SOC 2 Type II compliance for demonstrating its capabilities in mitigating risks and protecting customer data in accordance with the security trust criteria as noted above.
“We are pleased to have completed the renewal of the SOC 2 Type II Report,” said Ian L. Paterson, CEO of Plurilock. “The safety of our customer data and key resources is a top priority for us and this assessment provides assurance and credibility that our systems are secured. Moving forward, we aim to continue renewing this report as part of our ongoing efforts to become a leading cybersecurity solutions provider.”
Plurilock provides identity-centric cybersecurity for today’s workforces. The Plurilock family of companies enables organizations to operate safely and securely while reducing cybersecurity friction. Plurilock offers world-class IT and cybersecurity solutions through its Solutions Division, paired with proprietary, AI-driven and cloud-friendly security through its Technology Division. Together, the Plurilock family of companies delivers persistent identity assurance with unmatched ease of use.
For more information, visit https://www.plurilock.com or contact:
Ian L. Paterson
Chief Executive Officer
Chief Financial Officer
Prit Singh Investor Relations
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