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dealcloser Obtains SOC 2 Type 1 Certification

February 3, 2021 (Edmonton, AB)—dealcloser, the fastest-growing transaction management platform for legal professionals in North America, announces today that it is now a SOC 2 Type 1 certified organization.

SOC 2 (Service Organization Control) Type 1 is an auditing procedure that ensures a company securely manages customer data to protect the interests of itself and its clients. This framework of policies and processes is widely recognized as best practices for security, privacy and confidentiality.

After successfully completing an extensive audit, dealcloser’s customers and partners now have complete assurance that dealcloser takes privacy and security seriously by describing in detail the security and confidentiality controls that its product and its business is built on. dealcloser’s SOC 2 report is independent verification that dealcloser adheres to strict security principles throughout the organization.

“Security and confidentiality are core tenets of our philosophy and strategy at dealcloser,” says dealcloser CTO, Mike O’Connor. “Our SOC 2 report illustrates that these principles of trust permeate every corner of our business, fostering a healthy security culture across the company and protecting customer data using a combination of people, processes, and technology.”

In addition to SOC 2 Type 1 Certification, dealcloser also practices the following to ensure proper protection of customer data:

• SSO and multi-factor authentication
• Granular user permissions
• Comprehensive third-party penetration testing performed annually
• Advanced and automated vulnerability testing on every aspect of the system

To learn more about dealcloser’s security practices, visit its security webpage.