ISO 27001:2013 INFORMATION SECURITY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM
ISO 27001 is an international standard that is globally for managing risks to the protection of the information that you hold. ISO 27001 certification enables you to demonstrate to your customers and different stakeholders that you are overseeing the security of the information that you hold and provide them the trust of safety. ISO 27001:2013 which is the current version of ISO 27001 provides a set of standardized requirements for an Information security management system (ISMS). Actualizing an ISMS can give your organization with the framework that may facilitate to eliminate or minimize the danger of a security breach that would have legal or business implications. An effective ISO 27001 information security management system (ISMS) provides a management framework of policies and procedures that will keep your information secure, whatever the format.
From a series of prominent cases, it has clearly shown to be damaging to an organization if information gets into the general public domain or wrongs. By establishing and maintaining an archiving system of controls and management, risks are can be identified and diminished. Cyber-attacks are increasing in volume strength and daily, and the financial and reputational damage caused by an ineffectual information security posture can be disastrous. ISO 27001 empowers an organization to maintain a strategic distance from financial losses caused by information breaches.