Seamless quality processes with Sapphire

Specialist clothing group MWUK Limited recently achieved certification to ISO 27001– the international standard for developing and maintaining an Information Security Management System (ISMS).

MWUK were motivated by a desire to improve their internal quality systems and security. This coupled with a growing demand from prospective customers for ISO 27001 certification …

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Rekoop makes good time to achieve new security standard

Time capture specialist Rekoop has become one of the first organisations in the country to achieve certification to the quality standard, ISO 27001:2013.

ISO 27001:2013 is the revised version of ISO 27001:2005, the international standard on establishing, operating and maintaining an Information Security Management System (ISMS).

The revision has seen much more …

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Sapphire Consultant Achieves CLAS

DARLINGTON, UK, 17 June 2014 – Sapphire is delighted to announce that the newest member of its business consultancy team, Graham Day, was awarded his CLAS consultancy on the 25th June 2014.

Graham is a Security Consultant at Sapphire, the Trusted Security Integrator, specialising in Information Assurance. His primary role and …

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ISO27001 in Modern Business – Part 4

Author: Ethan Moore

Conclusions and Recommendations

The main aim of this chapter is to explore the issues uncovered from the questionnaire results and make suitable recommendations that I believe should be included in the next revision of the ISO 27001 standard. These will be compared to the changes the ISO have made …

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ISO27001 in Modern Business – Part 3

Author: Ethan Moore

Research Results

This investigation was undertaken to test the impact and effectiveness of the ISO 27001:2005 standard in modern business environments.

The research focuses on the effectiveness of the standard. The questions are designed to gather the respondents views on the different section of the standard in both their own …

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ISO 27001:2013 – Revised Standard Out Now

ISO 27001:2013 and ISO 27002:2013 are being launched today. The good news is that the standards will be less cumbersome and less prescriptive. There will be more guiding principles but less detailed controls to comply with.

Key differences:

New ISO 27001 Structure – additional ‘working clauses’
Less prescriptive – organisations can implement requirements …

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