Today’s blog will be dedicated to ISO 27001 certification in Philippines which is the Information Security Management System set up by International Organization for Standardization. International Organization for Standardization is popularly known by its abbreviation ISO, it is an independent global organization that sets international standards for almost everything, from food safety, occupational health safety, technology, healthcare, etc, and one among them is ISO 27001 which is related to Information Security, which we will be discussing in today’s blog. So, please follow the full blog to learn in detail about the Information Security of ISO, we will be covering specifications of the standard, advantages of being ISO 27001 certified, and its importance of implementation in Philippines.
Specifications of ISO 27001
International Organization for Standardization has published around 22,000 standards to date and one among them is the ISO 27001 (Information Security Management System) whose main aim is to bring data under management control. It is dedicated to those organizations who wish to keep data safe and secured, away from the hands of any unauthorized persons. It helps organizations to closely monitor their data assets which have become a very crucial thing in recent times due to the continuous increase in bandwidth of internet users worldwide. The main aim of this standard is to help organization pull up their socks and help them establish international level data management policies which include data security, data privacy, etc.
Advantages of getting ISO 27001 certified
ISO 27001 provides multiple benefits to the organization as well as its customers; I will be jotting down a few of them here for you.
· The most basic and important thing from both customers, as well as management perspective, is, it helps to keep data safe and secured and away from any unauthorized person.
· It instills a sense of confidence among the customers that their data cannot be modified, altered, or deleted without the intervention of moderators.
· It helps establish strong data management policies within the organization which helps them stand apart from its peers.
· Since, your data policies comply with international standards; it keeps your organization away from any malware attacks and saves you from public embarrassment.
· It helps to boost the morale of your stakeholders as they can take pride in being associated with a reputed internationally recognized organization.
ISO 27001 in Philippines
The Republic of Philippines is a country in South East Asia which shares its border with multiple Asian countries with a growing electronics industries and many other diversified domains, hence it becomes important to discuss ISO 27001 in Philippines.
The country has very diverse economic strata which is why it is very essential for the country to get ISO certified to compete with the products in the international market. Most of the competitors offer international standard complied products, so to become a part of the global economy it has to compete in the global market with globally recognized standards. To achieve this feat, organizations in Philippines need to get themselves ISO certified and be a part of the global workforce.
Assistance from Finecert
When 4.66 billion (more than 50% of the total world population) people around the globe are active internet users it becomes very essential to discuss their Information Security. Data Assets in recent times has even been compared to money and in some cases even more than that, it becomes of utmost importance that the data and information used by the organization are safe and secured and handled with full care, ISO 27001 (Information Security Management System) helps achieve this feat. There are many other ISO certification in Philippines which can help everyone by and large and needs to be implemented without any delay.
Having explained this let me add that International Organization for Standardization only sets standards, it is not involved in the process of lending certificates, this is done by external bodies which is where you will need our assistance. Finecert is one such leading global organization that has a team of dedicated and experienced ISO consultants that help your organization get ISO certified in a quick span of time. We have a bunch of highly trained professionals who can provide you any guidance related to ISO certification. We at Finecert have a very economical and transparent model of approach in dealing with our clients, right from project initiation to its completion. We have been in this niche for almost a decade and that enables us to provide you with a smooth and efficient service.
To know more about various ISO certifications and consultations in Philippines, you can write to us or request a quote at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit our website www.finecert.com and check us out about the different ISO services we offer in Philippines.