What is ISO 27001: 2013?

The ISO 27001:2013 family of standards helps all the organizations keep information assets secure. The objective of the standard is to “provide requirements for establishing, implementing, maintaining and as well as continuously improving an Information Security Management System (ISMS). An ISMS is a systematic approach to managing sensitive company information so that it remains secure. It can help small, medium and large businesses in any sector keep information assets secure. Now the main point is to implement the standards requirement in order to make sure all the company data is safe and secure. This gets influenced by the needs of the organization and objectives, security requirements, size and structure of the organization.

Benefits of ISO 27001:2013

ISO 27001:2013 is the standard for Information Security Management which helps organizations keep information assets secure.

  • Implementing ISO 27001:2013 brings with it a systematic and a thorough examination of the organization’s information security risks, taking account of the threats, vulnerabilities and impacts that are unique and integral part of that organization. These threats can be from anyone and can cause problems to the organization if the information about the company or its clients is compromised. This standard will enable the organization to analyze its system and its security of the data & and make sure security of the data is effective and upgraded.
  • ISO 27001:2013 certification gives consumers and customer’s confidence that the data provided is completely secure or we can say it gives a security hallmark. Using the ISO 27001:2013 logo on company’s literature will act as a continual reminder to potential and existing customers which will demonstrate their commitment to information security at all levels. This certification will surely help the organization to increase credibility and trust among their customers and clients.
  • ISO 27001:2013 compliance will help reduce third party audits of your Information Security Management System by your clients or customers. It provides assurance to customers that their information is appropriately protected and thus reduces the need to undertake time consuming and costly onsite security audits reducing time and cost for both parties.
  • Today, cyber attacks are increasing in volume and strength on a daily basis and can cause a lot of damage to the entire organization. The financial and reputational damage caused by an ineffective information security can prove to be very costly for any organization. Implementing an ISO 27001:2013 in the organization helps to protect your organization against such threats and demonstrates that you have taken the necessary steps to protect your business and are confident that the data/information are completely safe.

In total the benefit of ISO 9001:2015 for your organization is higher efficiency in all processes and a minimal number of rejections.

How TQCAS helps you achieve Unique Values of ISO 27001:2013?

Unlike other consultants, TQCAS focuses on delivering the unique values of ISO 27001:2013. This includes understanding all gaps that the organization has to achieve its objectives which are not only achieving ISO certificates but also achieving other objectives that helps in accomplishing the mission of the organization.

No matter how small or big your company is, ISO 27001 can benefit you by sending the message to all interested parties of yours that you are competent enough to provide goods and services worldwide and this will lead to higher confidence in all your interested parties.

All stages of the methodology are listed below:

  • Planning
  • Auditing
  • Implementation
  • Improvement