What is ISO/IEC 27001 Information technology?
ISO/IEC 27001 Information technology helps to ensure that adequate controls addressing confidentiality, integrity and availability of information are in place to safeguard the information of interested parties. These include customers, employees, trading partners and the needs of society in general.
ISO/IEC 27001 information technology benefits
An ISO/ IEC 27001 Information technology certification helps deliver
- Customer confidence
- Competitive advantage
Accredited certification to ISO/IEC 27001 is a powerful demonstration of an organisation's commitment in managing information security.
You will be able to make a public statement of capability without revealing your security processes, and you can minimise business risk by ensuring controls are in place to reduce the risk of security threats and to avoid system weaknesses being exploited.
Who can use ISO/IEC 27001 information technology?
Any company who manages information and has to demonstrate how securely this information is handled, managed and distributed.
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