ISO 27001: Information Security Management System
Information is now globally accepted as being a vital asset for most organizations and businesses. As such, the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of vital corporate and customer information may be essential to maintain competitive edge, cash-flow, profitability, legal compliance and commercial image. ISO 27001 is intended to assist with this task. It is easy to imagine the consequences for an organization if its information was lost, destroyed, corrupted, burnt, flooded, sabotaged or misused. In many cases it can (and has) led to the collapse of companies.
ISO 27001 is a specification for the management of Information Security. It is applicable to all sectors of industry and commerce and not just confined to information held on computers. It addresses the security of information in whatever form it is held. The information may be printed or written on paper, stored electronically, transmitted by post or email, shown on films, or spoken in conversation. Whatever form the information takes, or means by which it is shared or stored, ISO 27001 helps an organization ensure it is always appropriately protected.
The pillars of Information security
Prevention of intentional and/or unintentional unauthorized disclosure of Information.
Prevention of modification by unauthorized personnel, unauthorized modification by Authorized personnel and ensuring that data is internally and externally consistent.
Reliable and timely access to data and computing resources for appropriate personnel. Information Security is the perseverance of Confidentiality.
Benefits of an ISO 27001 Certification
Procedure for the ISO 27001 Certification
Gap Analysis: Firstly we work on the areas where the organization is at present position and how ISO standard is working and find the gap.
Implementation: Our company provides training according to ISO 27001 standard, than after review the whole process of implementation training and if it is working properly than we establish that process as system. Once we make proper system, your organization is able to work properly as per standard even in our absence.
Certification audit: The certification process proceeds in two stages. The audit team examines if the documentation of your management system already complies with the standard. Subsequently you demonstrate the practical application and effectiveness of your management system.
Issuing the certificate: After a successful certification process your company receives the certificate. It certifies compliance with the standards and operability of your management system.
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