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HITRUST® To Host Webinar on New Shared Responsibility Program

September 25, 2018

FRISCO, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 25, 2018--HITRUST executives will be joined by Hector Rodriguez, Worldwide Health Chief Information Security Officer at Microsoft, and SAP’s Susan Mercurio, Digital Cloud Compliance and Risk Management Officer, to discuss how the newly launched Shared Responsibility Program addresses the growing misunderstandings, risks and complexities when leveraging service providers.

HITRUST speakers include Michael Parisi, Vice President of Assurance Strategy and Community Development, and Matthew Datel, Manager, Assessor Program and Assurance Strategy.

Title: Shared Responsibility Program Improves and Streamlines Security Control Ownership and Assurance

When: Wednesday, September 26, 2018, from 11:00 am-12:00 pm (Central Time)

What Attendees Will Learn:

How HITRUST’s new program will enable organizations and their service providers to understand and agree on the responsibilities and roles regarding ownership and operation of security controls. How the rapid growth of organizations that depend on cloud services, coupled with the amount of data stored in cloud environments, requires a clear understanding of the obligations of organizations that store and protect sensitive information. How to remove the guesswork, ambiguity, and confusion that comes with defining the roles and responsibilities between customer and their cloud service provider by outlining data governance, information risk management and regulatory compliance requirements. How the program helps identify the respective security control operation responsibilities of the customer and service provider to avoid misunderstandings, establishes comprehensive assessment guidance ensuring effective assessment and review of the controls operations and streamlines and automates the process of inheriting controls in a shared responsibility model.

Who Should Attend:  For CISOs, CIOs, enterprise risk managers, chief privacy officers, supply chain management, chief procurement officers, internal audit professionals, third-party risk managers, sales and marketing professionals.

Join the conversation and register here.

About HITRUST

Founded in 2007, HITRUST Alliance is a not-for-profit organization whose mission is to champion programs that safeguard sensitive information and manage information risk for organizations across all industries and throughout the third-party supply chain. In collaboration with privacy, information security and risk management leaders from both the public and private sectors, HITRUST develops, maintains and provides broad access to its widely adopted common risk and compliance management and de-identification frameworks; related assessment and assurance methodologies; and initiatives advancing cyber sharing, analysis, and resilience.

For more information, visit www.hitrustalliance.net.

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CONTACT: HITRUST

Kevin Lightfoot, 469-269-1117

Kevin.lightfoot@hitrustalliance.net

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA TEXAS

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: TECHNOLOGY DATA MANAGEMENT SECURITY HEALTH GENERAL HEALTH

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