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How to Make the Most of ISO/IEC 27001

Published: 25 September 2008

ID: G00161458

Analyst(s): Carsten Casper


ISO/IEC 27001 is an international standard for information security management systems. Organizations should use it when establishing such systems, regardless of whether they aim for audit and certification.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Development of the Standard
  • Motivation for Adoption Is Increasing
  • Getting It Done — From Consulting Projects to Ongoing Certification Audits
  • Best Practices for ISO/IEC 27001 Certification

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