Minimum Viable Secure Product is a minimalistic security checklist for B2B software and business process outsourcing suppliers. MVSP is a modern, open-source control set co-created by leading technology companies and oriented towards software development organizations.

 

Who should follow NIST CSF?

  • It is recommended that all companies building B2B software
  • B2B companies that are handling sensitive information 

 

What is the timeline for NIST CSF compliance? 

  • Approximately 40 hours of preparation. 

 

What can Vanta automate?

  • Vanta has automated technical tests and document requests for every control.

 

Does MVSP require a formal audit?

  • No. MVSP compliance requires self-attestation.
  • MSVP is an excellent option for smaller companies that are not prepared for large compliance efforts, such as SOC 2; instead, they use MVSP as a baseline to ensure the security posture of their MVP. Vanta helps automate this process by running tests against the appropriate controls and managing necessary documents and evidence.