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Everbridge confirms Best Practice for information security management systems with ISO 27001 certification

by Brian Sims

Everbridge – the specialist in critical event management and enterprise safety software applications to help keep people safe and businesses running – has received ISO 27001 certification, the international standard outlining Best Practices for information security management systems. Compliance with this standard demonstrates the company’s global commitment to a repeatable, continuously improving and risk-based security programme.

Everbridge’s information security management system was inspected by Coalfire ISO, a certification body for management systems accredited through the ANSI-ASQ National Accreditation Board (ANAB).

The Everbridge suite of products that are ISO-certified include Mass Notification, Safety Connection, Crisis Management, Visual Command Centre, IT Alerting, SMARTweather and ThreatView, as wellas Everbridge’s mobile apps both in Europe and the US.

Established by ISO, the 27001 standard requires the certification of an organiSation’s information security management controls for areas such as data security and business continuity. The certification extends to every level of an organisation’s IT infrastructure stack, including asset management, access control, Human Resources security and application security.

“The primary job of Everbridge’s security team is to create products and services that are resilient and assured,” said Scott Burnett, senior vice-president of operations at Everbridge. “In doing so, we can be sure that our business operations are equally secure. We’ve invested in the rigorous ISO 27001 certification process to provide additional transparency for our customers and demonstrate the highest standards for safeguarding data.”

Burnett went on to state: “Leveraging the ISO framework for our security implementation has provided Everbridge with a common language as we continue to deploy controls and procedures throughout our organisation. With our ISO 27001 certification, we’re demonstrating to our customers that we’ve applied appropriate controls throughout both our corporate and production environments.”

Everbridge helps to ensure that its customers operate in a secure environment that complies with a wide array of industry security standards and regulations including SSAE 18/ISAE-3402 SOC 2 and SOC 3, the General Data Protection Regulation and the US Privacy Shield. Everbridge is part of a group of cloud and SaaS providers that have achieved FedRAMP authorisation, adhering to all 325 security controls.

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