KrowdFit Receives SOC 2 Type II Certification and Rolls Out Amazon Cognito
BEND, Ore., Jan. 16, 2019
BEND, Ore., Jan. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The KrowdFit Wellness Rewards Program has achieved the Service Organization Control (SOC) 2, Type II compliance certification report. Compiled by CliftonLarsonAllen the certification documents how KrowdFit's information security practices, policies, and procedures are suitable to meet the SOC 2 trust principles criteria for security, availability, processing integrity, and confidentiality.
"This SOC 2, Type II certification is a significant operational step for the company as we continuously strive to reinforce our enterprise level, SaaS based wellness engagement platform and expand our partnering efforts with population health management platforms, health plans and Fortune 1000 employers. Additionally, Amazon Cognito is HIPAA eligible and PCI DSS, SOC, and ISO compliant", said Jim Miller, Founder & CEO of KrowdFit.
SOC 2, Type II reports are attestation that examine operational controls at a service organization relevant to the security, availability, or processing integrity of a system (security, availability, and/or processing integrity principles) and the confidentiality or privacy of the information processed for the user entities (confidentiality or privacy principles). SOC 2, Type II certification demonstrates a company's ability to not only implement critical security policies but also prove compliance over an extended period of time.
KrowdFit has integrated and deployed Amazon Cognito as the access control layer for all KrowdFit App users. Amazon Cognito allows KrowdFit to add user sign-up, sign-in, and access control for its web and mobile apps quickly and easily, effortlessly scaling to millions of users via sign-in with common identity management standards including OpenID Connect, OAuth 2.0, and SAML 2.0.
"KrowdFit has used the SOC 2 Type II audit as an opportunity to improve DevOps practices and harden user authentication and identity by more fully recognizing some of the benefits of the Amazon Web Services platform", said Jim Miller, Founder & CEO of KrowdFit.
KrowdFit is a leading, SasS based, enterprise level consumer activation, engagement and incentive platform that empowers consumers to leverage their healthy lifestyles to win meaningful cash rewards up to $5,000 per winner, paid out weekly. KrowdFit has paid out millions in KROWD Funded cash rewards all driven by a simple mission to create a "healthy revolution" by encouraging, recognizing and rewarding the consistent effort its members make to live healthy. KrowdFit's proprietary, skill-based wellness incentive program has proven to drive very high levels of sustained engagement leading to positive outcomes and long-term, healthy behavioral change. KrowdFit is headquartered in Bend, OR with offices in Bellevue, WA. For more information, please visit http://www.KrowdFit.com.