ISO 27001 Information Security Management Systems:
Information is an important asset & is valuable to an organization and hence needs to be suitably protected. Information leaks enhance risk.
ISMS outlines the best practices that one should follow to protect informational assets.
ISMS is the only method that specifically addresses the protection of information. It provides detailed guidelines on how a secure management framework should be implemented. Recent high profile information security breaches and the value of information are highlighting the ever increasing need for organizations to protect their information. An Information Security Management Systems (ISMS) is a systematic approach to managing sensitive company information so that it remains secure. It encompasses people, processes and IT systems.
Benefits: Comforts customers, employees, trading partners and stakeholders – in the knowledge that your management information and systems are secure.
Credibility, trust and confidence: Your customers can feel confident of your commitment to keeping their information safe.
Cost Savings: The cost of a single information security breach can often be in excess of $100,000. Registration reduces the risk of such cost being incurred and this is important to stakeholders and other investors in your business.
Compliance: Registration helps to show the authorities that you comply with all the relevant laws and regulations.
Commitment: Registration helps to ensure and demonstrate commitment at all levels of the organization.