Category: News

The importance of ISO standards worldwide

Last week International World Standard day was celebrated to raise awareness of the importance of standardization in the global economy. It’s celebrated every year on the 14th October, so what better time to discuss why ISO standards are so important in the world, especially for safety and quality. Would you spend your money a new… Read more »

ISO 27001 auditors

How ISO 27001 auditors can help public and private sector organisations minimise information security breaches The most recent Information Commissioner’s annual report reveals that the healthcare sector constitutes the highest number of reported information security breaches. Press stories such as the information security breaches listed below are all too common: Northamptonshire Healthcare Trust sending medical… Read more »

Paper or Online? UKAS ISO 27001 certification body investigates the highest reported information security incidents

So what’s the highest reported information security incident? You wouldn’t be alone in thinking that the majority of information security breaches occur online or are IT related.  Emailing and storing data held in the cloud are commonplace and we hear lots of media coverage about website hacking. According to the latest Annual Report published by… Read more »