BCC Software Announces Completion of SOC 2 Type 2 Examination
Independent Review Confirms Customer Data is Handled in a Safe and Secure Environment
BCC Software LLC, a premium provider of address quality, postal software, and data-based solutions, is pleased to announce that the company has successfully completed a SOC 2® Type 2 examination. The SOC 2 examination is a designated and accepted method for users to obtain a level of assurance regarding an organization’s internal security and confidentiality.
“We have always taken great efforts in ensuring our customer-provided data is kept safe and secure while it is being updated and enhanced, and it’s always returned to customers in near real time, so their operations continue to run smoothly and effectively,” explains Chris Lien, President of BCC Software. “This dedication to data security enables BCC Software to remain among a very few select companies that is able to directly license essential data for change of address processing and enhanced direct marketing personalization. We are pleased to add this SOC 2 examination as further evidence of our commitment to our customers.”
The examination was performed by an independent auditing firm, Quasar Associates. They evaluated BCC Software’s entity level controls as well as the platform used to process the vast majority of the thousands of customer-supplied files each day. The examination was conducted in accordance with attestation standards established by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, focusing on the trust service criteria with the security and confidentiality principles base set forth in their guide to Reporting on Controls at a Service Organization Relevant to Security, Availability, Processing Integrity, Confidentiality, or Privacy (SOC 2). The SOC 2, Type 2 report was issued on December 22, 2018.
For over 40 years, BCC Software has been a premium data and address quality provider, with billions of records being processed each year for thousands of companies that rely on BCC Software for secure and robust data practices and effective direct mailing solutions. Completing this SOC 2, Type 2 examination is a formal recognition of their existing practices and further enhances the trust that customers can place in BCC Software.
“At BCC Software, we have always prided ourselves on the security and reliability of the comprehensive data quality service we provide that customers count on every day,” says Jim Mann, Vice President of Operations. “The data processing here at BCC Software has always been secure, and the completion of this SOC 2, Type 2 examination further solidifies that.”
About BCC Software, LLC:
BCC Software creates innovative postal software solutions and provides extensive data marketing services for thousands of customers across the United States. The company was founded in 1978 and is headquartered in Rochester, NY with offices in Seattle, WA and La Crosse, WI. More information on BCC Software can be found at www.bccsoftware.com or by calling 800.624.5234.
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