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International guidance standard for auditing ISMS updated by ISO and IEC

Keeping sensitive company information and personal data safe and secure is not only essential for any business, but a legal imperative. Many organisations do this with the help of an information security management system (ISMS). Now, the international guidance standard for...
Posted On 27 Jan 2020
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barox attains specialist ISO 27001 ISMS certification focused on cyber security

barox, the manufacturer of IT switches, media converters and IP extenders specifically designed for the demands of video networks, has announced that, alongside its ISO 9001 certification, the business has successfully implemented an ISO 27001 Information Security Management...
Posted On 05 Dec 2019
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BSI focuses on future-proofing privacy information management

BSI, the business improvement company, has released BS ISO/IEC 27701:2019 Security Techniques – Extension to ISO/IEC 27001 and ISO/IEC 27002 for Privacy Information Management – Requirements and Guidelines to provide organisations with the operational controls needed...
Posted On 10 Sep 2019
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Security solutions provider Wilson James attains coveted ISO 27001 accreditation

Security services provider Wilson James has successfully sought and achieved accreditation to ISO 27001. This latest accreditation demonstrates Wilson James’ overriding commitment to continuous improvement and raising standards of service delivery for those industries served by...
Posted On 01 Aug 2019
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Esoteric awarded ISO 27001 Information Security certification following BSI evaluation

Esoteric, the specialist global counterespionage and technical surveillance countermeasures (ie electronic bug sweeping) business, has announced that, in the wake of a rigorous evaluation of its information security processes, the company has now been granted the prestigious ISO...
Posted On 04 Jan 2017
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BSI Espion examines growing trend of Dark Web monitoring for leaked corporate data

BSI Espion believes the growth of legitimate service providers who trawl the hidden web for leaked corporate data further illustrates the complex and perplexing information security challenges organisations can face in today’s world.  The Dark Web (which is part of the Deep...
Posted On 15 Nov 2016
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Biometric Access Control for ISO 27001 Accreditation

Addressing the readers of Risk UK, Shaun Oakes explains how access control is a vital factor for those organisations presently working towards ISO 27001 accreditation. The security of information or data storage is becoming increasingly important to every organisation with their...
Posted On 20 Jul 2016
Espion's Colman Morrissey (left) and Howard Kerr, CEO at the BSI
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BSI acquires Espion in move designed to boost global information security expertise

The British Standards Institution (BSI) has just announced the acquisition of Espion Ltd and Espion UK, experts at managing and securing corporate information and headquartered in Dublin, Ireland. The deal will see Espion become an operating subsidiary of BSI’s Professional...
Posted On 07 Apr 2016