We have set out to provide a useful guide to explain the benefits of implementing the ISO27001 standard for information security into your organisation and the best way to proceed.
Information is often vital to the success of many modern organisations and the amount of stored data is ever increasing. It is therefore, prudent to protect this data by implementing an effective Information Security Management System (ISMS).
The loss of data by theft, fire or malicious actions can cause major problems to the daily running of organisations. By implementing a well thought through Information Security Management System, organisations can mitigate the risks and introduce policies that will keep disruption to a minimum.
ISO 27001 Auditor
Appointing an assessor or auditor is the first step towards certification. Your chosen auditor must have the necessary knowledge of the standard and of your industry to be able to work with you to set up effective management systems that are practical to implement and of benefit your organisation.
When choosing the certification company to work with you should always select one of the UKAS accredited certification bodies. For more information about accredited certification please check out the British Government Department BIS for clarification: http://www.bis.gov.uk/policies/innovation/standardisation/non-accredited-certification
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Gaining ISO 27001 certification will give you a process of continual improvement that will provide your organisation with the necessary management tools to monitor and improve the security of your valuable information.
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