ISO 27001: Information Security Standard
What is ISO 27001?
ISO 27001 is an information security standard. It specifies a management system that intended to bring information security under management control.
ISO 27001:2013 is the international standard that provides a framework for Information Security Management Systems (ISMS) to provide continued confidentiality, integrity and availability of information as well as legal compliance. ISO 27001 certification is essential for protecting your most vital assets like employee and client information, brand image and other private information. The ISO standard includes a process-based approach to initiating, implementing, operating and maintaining your ISMS.
The standard helps your organization to manage the security of assets such as financial information, intellectual property, employee details or information entrusted to you by the third party. ISO/IEC 27001 is known as an Information Security Management System.