What is a Cybersecurity Audit?
Cybersecurity audits are about assessing compliance. Agencies that conduct a cybersecurity audit will be able to assess whether or not they have the proper security mechanisms in place while also making sure they are in compliance with relevant regulations.
What is an Assessment?
An Assessment is the verification, through technical scans & personal checks, that a company is following the security controls of a given framework (HIPAA, CMMC etc.) The assessment produces a written report that demonstrates a given companies compliance and recommendations for becoming compliant in the event there are controls that are not satisfied. The assessment also produces the required documentation for the given framework that was assessed.