The international standard ISO/IEC 27001 provides the requirements to establish, implement, maintain, and continuously improve an information security management system (ISMS) within the context of the organization. Thus, providing security, confidentiality, integrity, fraud prevention and availability of information, both from its customers and suppliers as well as from its employees.
The requirements of this international standard are generic and are intended to be applicable to all types of organization, regardless of their size, sector, or nature.
ISO/IEC 27001 SYSTEM REQUIEREMENTS
The following requirements are mandatory to show compliance with the information security management system.
4. Context of the organization.
9. Performance evaluation.
The exclusion of any of the above requirements is not acceptable when an organization claims conformance to this International Standard.
Maintain a documented system in accordance with the applicable standard.
Keep the scope of the certification clearly defined.
Maintain evidence of implementation of the management system for at least 3 months. *Recommendation.
Maintain internal auditors with the competence to perform internal audits.
Maintain records related to at least one internal audit.
Maintain evidence of the implementation related to documented processes, record control, actions taken, internal audits, risk analysis, among others.
Maintain records related to management's commitment, where compliance with all the requirements established by the applicable standard for said review is ensured.
Ensure that the defined policy and objectives are related and documented in accordance with the requirements of the applicable standard.
In the application phase to obtain Accreditation
Benefits of implementing ISO/IEC 27001
Addressing information security through an ISMS provides several benefits and competitive advantages for the organization:
Reduction of the risk of information loss.
Integration in conjunction with other management systems such as those based on ISO 9001, ISO 14001, among others.
It allows communicating to customers, suppliers, and interest groups that the organization is committed to information security.
Protect the company's reputation and corporate image.
Adjusts to the needs of each company.
HOW COULD I BE CERTIFIED IN ISO 27001?
Process to obtain an international certificate with GlobalSTD
The certification process pays attention to every detail to make sure that the company duly complies with all of the standard’s requirements.
Quote and signing of the contract
GlobalSTD will send you a quote that includes the cost of the certification process, considering the number of employees that are part of the system, the applicable standard, and the scope of the audited processes.
Planning and Development of Audit
GlobalSTD will plan the audit and assign auditors with demonstrated competencies to audit the industry sector that corresponds to your organization.
Closing of Non-Conformities
After the audit has ended and only when it applies, the organization will send evidence that corresponds to the closing of the detected non-conformities, which will be reviewed and approved by the auditor.
Certification Committee and Issuance of the Certificate
The Certification Committee will confer to review and approve the issuance of the certificate. Once it has been authorized, the certificate is issued and the its delivery is planned.
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