CERTIFICATION IN INDIA

ISO 27001:2013 INFORMATION SECURITY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

What is ISO 27001 : 2013 ISMS?

ISO 27001 is the internationally recognized management system standard for information security. It aims to help organizations follow best-practice to keep their information safe.

Why is Information Security Needed?
 
Information is now globally accepted as being a vital asset for most organizations and businesses. As such the confidentiality integrity, and availability of vital corporate and customer information may be essential to maintain a competitive edge, cash-flow profitability, legal compliance, and commercial image. ISO 27001 is intended to assist with this task. It is easy to imagine the consequences for an organization if its information was lost, destroyed, corrupted, burnt. flooded, sabotaged, or misused. In many cases, it can (and has) led to the collapse of companies.
 
ISO 27001 is a specification for the management of Information Security. It is applicable to all sectors of industry and commerce and not just confined to information held on computers. It addresses the security of information in whatever form it is held.
 
The information may be printed or written on paper, stored electronically, transmitted by post or email, shown on films, or spoken in conversation. Whatever form the information takes or means by which it is shared or stored, ISO 27001 helps an organization ensure it is always appropriately protected.
 
Information security can be characterized as the preservation of:
 
Confidentiality – ensuring that access to information is appropriately authorized.
 
Integrity – safeguarding the accuracy and completeness of information and processing methods.
 
Availability – ensuring that authorized users have access to information when they need it. ISO 27001 contains a number of control objectives and controls. These include:
  1. Security policy
  2. Organizational security.
  3. Asset classification and control.
  4. Personnel security.

Benefits of ISO 27001 : 2013 ISMS Certification

Customer Satisfaction

Give customers confidence that their personal data/information is protected and confidentiality upheld at all times.

Business Continuity

Avoid downtime with the management of risk, legal compliance, and vigilance of future security issues and concerns.

Global Recognition as a Reputable Supplier

Certification is recognized internationally and accepted throughout industry supply chains, setting industry benchmarks for sourcing suppliers.

Legal Compliance

Understand how statutory and regulatory requirements impact your organization and its customers, whilst reducing the risk of facing prosecution and fines.

Improved Risk Management

Ensure customer records, financial information, and intellectual property are protected from loss, theft, and damage through a systematic framework.

Proven Business Credentials

Independent verification against a globally recognized industry standard speaks volumes.

Who can be certified ISO 27001 : 2013 ISMS?

Organizations that require strong controls regarding privacy, integrity, and data availability can apply ISO 27001 – ISMS. Generally, institutes in the fields of Information Technology, Research and Development, Design Services, Financial Services can obtain ISO 27001 – ISMS certification. In most cases, this is a specific requirement mentioned by their customers.

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IT & IT Enabled Companies

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Research and Development

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Banking & Financial Institute

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Financial Institute

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Design Services

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Organization with Sensitive Data

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Government Agencies

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Telecoms

Document required for ISO 27001 : ISMS

The extent of Documented Information differs as per:

Role of Shamkris and Process of ISO 27001 : ISMS Certification

Shamkris adopts a results-oriented approach to effective system implementation in the organization. A simple and practical method of system implementation helps organizations increase business efficiency and sustainability. Shamkris supports 100% documentation to obtain a certificate of success in addition to enhanced performance.

The implementation process is described below:

Time Frame

Task

Process

Day 1

GAP Analysis
Certification Body
Selection
Cost Estimates

Week 1

Developing Documents

Week 4

Implementing Management System

Week 8

Internal Audit
MRM
CAPA

Week 10

Certification Body
Audit
N-C Closing

Week 12

Certification Issurance

Year on Year

Yearly Compliance

FAQ

 ISO 27001 is an information security management system (ISMS) standard published in October 2005 by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO). The certification ensures that effective security controls and policies are in place.

ISO 27001:2013 is the internationally recognized specification for an Information Security Management System (ISMS), and it is one of the most popular standards for information security. The most recent version of the standard is ISO / IEC 27001:2013 and implements improvements made in 2017 as well.

The ISO 27001 standard entails legal requirements that ensure organizations keep information assets secure.

Part of the ISO 27000 series of information security standards, ISO 27001 is a framework that helps organizations “establish, implement, operate, monitor, review, maintain and continually improve an ISMS”.

Software development companies, cloud companies, and IT support companies are only some of those that implement ISO 27001 – most commonly, they do it because they want to get new clients by proving to them with a certificate that they are able to safeguard their information in the best possible way.