ISO 27001:2016 on Information Security Management
ISO/IEC 27001 is the most accepted International Standard for Information Security Management. It comprises of commercial, constitutional and not-for-profit establishments, and specifies the requirements for establishing, executing, monitoring and refining an information security management system.
With increasing number of cyber-attacks and information being easily available, organizations must proactively beware about their data. Some organizations may not consider their data to be vulnerable for attack but in the globally-connected atmosphere, interruptions to business IT processes can damage the business workings and allow the other entrants or players to gain market share.
ISO/IEC 27001 proposes a standardized, efficient and well-structured method that would safeguard the confidentiality of the organization’s data and guarantee the integrity of the organization information and enhance the accessibility of your business IT systems.
- The globally recognized standard well identifies the issues and threats and lets the organization mitigate it well which helps to minimize risks.
- Businesses are planned to run for perpetuity. The standard lets the firm establish these futuristic plans even in extreme cases such as an event of disaster.
- The data and information remains protected from any data loss or any other breaches arising from any external or internal threats in the working environment.