The Journey to ISO27001 Certification

25th January 2017 Author: InfoSaaS

There are many reasons why an organisation may want to implement an effective Information Security Management System (ISMS), and the vast majority proceed to have this independently assessed for ISO27001 certification. This important evidence demonstrates a responsible approach to information security, which is important for customer confidence, legislative compliance and also helping to keep the organisation safe from ever increasing cyber threats. Whilst some organisations will complete...

GDPR and Privacy Impact Assessments

5th January 2017 Author: InfoSaaS

Happy New Year to you! There's no doubt that 2017 will be a year of challenges and changes. Brexit progress, President Trump, IOT security, internet surveillance, the list goes on. Let's not lose sight of the ever clicking countdown clock of GDPR (just over 500 days to go), the new EU-wide General Data Protection Regulation, which will replace the UK's current Data Protection Act in May 2018. As we've discussed before, having an effective and comprehensive Information Security...