Policy and Compliance Management release notes ServiceNow® Policy and Compliance Management product enhancements and updates in the Kingston release. Activation information The GRC: Policy and Compliance Management (com.sn_compliance) plugin is available as a separate subscription. New in the Kingston release Policy hierarchy Build a hierarchy of policies including policy statements assigned to multiple policies. Continuous monitoring for IT GRC Integrate with Configuration Compliance to validate configuration-related controls. Policy exception life cycle and overview Control owners can request exceptions for policies, policy statements, and issues. Integrates with the risk assessment management and risk acceptance life cycle. Control attestation management All ServiceNow users can attest a control. Enhancements to profile architecture for policies and controls Group profiles and organize them into tiers. Apply filters to profile types for generating profiles. Enhancements to compliance issues and remediation Group and remediate issues.