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Risk Mitigation

Risk mitigation in SOC 2 refers to the strategies and controls that a service organization implements to minimize security threats and risks to customer data. These strategies and controls can include implementing strong access controls and security protocols, regularly testing and updating the organization’s systems, and implementing robust incident response and disaster recovery processes. 

By demonstrating effective risk mitigation measures, you can build trust with clients and show your commitment to maintaining the security and integrity of its systems.

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