THE IMPORTANCE OF ISO 27001
ISO 27001 is a popular & well-accepted security standard & certification to implement & showcase an organization’s security posture. The objective of the standard is to “provide requirements for establishing, implementing, maintaining and continuously improving an Information Security Management System (ISMS)“. The independent certification to the standard is recognized around the world as an indication that your organization is aligned with information security best practices.
ISO 27001 helps organizations by providing a guideline to addressing risks & implement security across people, process & technology. The standard does not mandate tools, technologies, solutions, or, methods, but instead functions as a compliance checklist. In this webinar, we’ll dive into how ISO 27001 can be implemented and why it would bring value to your organization.
The benefits of ISO 27001 are but, not limited to:
- Method to showcase security to customers & partners. Thus, retaining customers and winning new business
- Preventing fines and loss of brand credibility & reputation
- Comply with business, legal, contractual and regulatory requirements
- Reduction of the need for frequent vendor audits by clients
- Improving processes, strategies & structure
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A Glimpse of ISO 27001:2013
35 Control Categories
Our ISO 27001 Readiness Services are built on time tested & efficient methodologies to ensure success. A fully managed certification readiness services is useful for companies who are looking to meet the certification requirement but, do not necessarily want to recruit internal staff or, invest significantly on mitigation of risks or, could use an experienced approach to meet the requirement.
Our certified consultants have extensive frontline ISMS experience combined with ISO 27001 Lead Auditor and Implementer certifications. This ensures that we address our client’s requirements and can provide value added support, using our industry insight, awareness and expertise to address the certification requirements with mitigation strategies that are in line with your organisation’s budget. Additionally, we can program manage the entire effort for the organisation and ensure success.
Framework Synergy: Implement once, certify many – Our services also enable clients to implement ISO 27001 and certify across many other standards through our common control framework approach.
Our Approach for aiding clients with ISO 27001 Implementation
How will Esha IT assist in attaining ISO 27001?
Working closely with your teams to understand scope, internal processes, SOPs, existing controls, timelines, dependencies & vendor/service selection. Helping in defining new processes & drafting updated policies & procedures. Additionally, working with existing technologies & tools and conducting activities like risk assessment, security trainings for management & IT personnel etc.
Acting as a subject matter expert for translation & query resolution.
Breaking down requirements to tasks and understanding whether a new implementation of a control required or, can an existing control be modified or, changed to meet the requirement. If a new control, then advisory on the right service or, product required whilst keeping in mind current environment & budgets.
End to end management of tasks, to-dos, implementation, delegation to risk owners, follow-ups, updating of status and ensuring timelines are met.
ISO 27001:2013 mandates a continuous improvement cycle with Plan-Do-Check-Act. Our approach enables clients to continue to maintain and improve their security posture.