SSAE 18 Service Organization Controls (SOC)

In May 2016, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) released new attestation standards to address concerns over the clarity, length, and complexity of its criteria. The new Statements on Standards for Attestation Engagements (SSAE) No. 18, Attestation Standards: Clarification and Recodification, is effective for SOC report opinions dated on or after May 1, 2017.

When selecting McKonly & Asbury to work on your SSAE 18 SOC 1, SOC 2 or SOC 3, you can be assured that you will be dealing with a strong team of professionals who know and understand all aspects of reporting on service organization internal controls. Our team of experts has diverse, technical expertise in internal controls and information technology  to ensure that our clients receive the highest level of service.  The valuable advice and support provided through our services offers service organizations the opportunity to develop internal control environments to meet the objectives required by their customers and industries.

SOC Leaders


Services We Provide
  • SSAE 18 SOC1, SOC 2 and SOC 3 pre-assessment services to determine the examination readiness level of the service organization’s internal controls.
  • SSAE 18 SOC 1 Type I and Type II Examinations
  • SOC 2 Type I and Type II, and SOC 3 examinations relevant to the AICPA Trust Services Principles relevant to Security, Availability, Processing Integrity, Confidentiality, or Privacy.

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Industries We Serve

We currently provide SSAE 18 SOC 1, SOC 2 and SOC 3 services to a variety of industries including financial services, insurance processors, and information technology service providers.  Our clients include Insurance companies, Third Party Providers, Datacenters and Data and software hosting companies.

For more information concerning the SSAE 18 SOC 1, SOC 2 or SOC 3 examinations and pre-assessment services provided by McKonly & Asbury use our contact page to reach Michael Hoffner, Partner and leader of our SSAE 18 Service Organization Controls (SOC).