About ISO 27001:2013

ISO/IEC 27001 is the leading international standard which is widely known providing best practices and framework for an information security management system (ISMS).

This standard was published by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), an independent, non-governmental international organization with a membership of 165 national standards bodies; in partnership with the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC), a not-for-profit organisation that works independently of any government; hence it is called as ISO/IEC 27001:2013.

The ISO and the IEC form a joint technical committee, which develop and maintain standards in IT, as well as Information and Communications Technology (ICT), and related technologies.

Who should apply
for ISO 27001:2013?

ISO 27001 Certification can be attained by any organization or company belonging to any industry because it largely focuses on identifying potential risks to information / data security and setting actions to prevent them. Few common industries to get ISO 27001 certified are IT Companies, Financial Institutions, Telecoms, Engineering, Technology Services, Hotels & Hospitality, Health etc.

No individuals can get ISO 27001 Certification; however, you can get certified to in ISO 27001 Awareness, Implementation, Internal Auditor and Lead Auditor by undergoing their respective trainings.

Why get ISO 27001:2013 certified?

ISO 27001 is undertaken by various organizations because they have recognised the need and importance of securing their own and client data, since poor information security can be very costly and damaging for the company.

The benefits of ISO 27001:2013 Certification can be summarised as below

Organizations data and information is protected from unauthorized personnel

Ensures information is accurate and can only be modified by authorized personnel

Reduces risks related to information and data security for the organization by identifying & assessing the risks and mitigating the impacts of an information security breach

Improves organizations goodwill and trust in the market & provides a competitive edge

Helps save money & time which could be spent by organizations in case of information loss

Improves organizational efficiency and ensures continual improvement

Increased revenue

27001:2013 Consultation

Our process for Consultation depends on your requirements. We provide ISMS Documentation Templates which are intricately designed to help you develop your documents by yourself as per the standard requirements. Along with the whole documentation templates, we will also provide tutorial on use & test for practices. Along with this you can opt for additional services like email support, online support, or one-on-one support.

ISO 27001:2013 Consultation Approach

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Vamah Process Approach

Our process starts from conducting a Gap Analysis where we understand your company’s preparedness for ISMS. After this, we will conduct the required trainings for your staff, and alongside work on the document development. Once the documents are ready, we will guide your team into its implementation & record keeping requirements as per ISMS.

Upon successful implementation of ISMS requirements, our consultants will conduct an Internal Audit to capture any non-conformities and guide your team on the necessary actions to be taken. Finally, a Management Review Meeting will be conducted with your Top Management before you go for External Audit.

Our consultants will now guide your team & help them prepare to face the External Auditors who will come from the certification body to assess your readiness for ISMS.

You will receive your Information Security Management System Certificate in no time & with the most hassle-free process and our full support

Process Step by Step

01

Gap Analysis

We will evaluate your company’s current arrangements against the ISO requirements of the standard

02

Training

Our Trainers can conduct Awareness, Implementation & Internal Audit Training’s as per Company’s requirements

03

Document Development

Based on the Gap Analysis, our team will prepare your ISO Documentation as per the standard requirements

04

Implementation

Once we prepare the document kit; we will help your employees with it’s implementation

05

Internal Audit

Our consultants will conduct the Internal Audit to identify any non- conformities &how to take corrective actions to prevent the same

06

Management Review Meeting

A meeting with your Top Management will be conducted to discuss about your company’s issues & improvements

07

Audit Support

Our consultant will prepare your employees for the external audit for smooth attainment of the ISO / Accreditation Certificate

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Our experts guarantee a hassle-free process. To get started, call us today to for an estimate

27001:2013 Training

We are recognized Training Providers by Exemplar Global. Our QMS Training modules are engineered with great detail & methodology to help you gain the knowledge and skills for Document Development, Implementation & conducting Audits.

  • Training Modes

    Face to Face

    This is a traditional form of classroom training, where you must be physically present along with the trainer

    Virtual

    Here the training is conducted online over the internet & you do not have to bephysically present to get trained

    On-Demand

    This method includes our ISO training kit which can be purchased online, inclusive of videos & training material

  • Training Modules

    Awareness

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    Implementation

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    Internal Auditor

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    Lead Auditor

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27001:2013 Certification

We can help you get your ISMS certification from our associates. We are associated with ASCB, IAS, EIAC & UKAS accredited certification bodies which are globally recognized.

You can also get our Consultation services for an all-round service offering, wherein; we will guide you through Document Development, Implementation, Audits & provide you with full support to get you certified in ISO 27001.

  • Certification Process Approach
    01

    Application Review

    The applications received by the Certification Bodies will be reviewed to verify if the applicant can meet all requirements of the certification process

    02

    Stage 1 Audit

    Document Review: The initial certification process includes Stage 1 Audit, which commences with review of management system documentation and intended scope of certification

    03

    Stage 2 Audit

    Onsite / Online Audit: The Stage 1 Audit is followed by the Stage 2 Audit which is conducted onsite or online to review and evaluate the state of preparedness and implementation of the management system by the applicant

    04

    NC Follow-Up

    If any NC’s (Nonconformities) are raised during the Stage 2 Audit, then those need to be closed and report of the same has to be submitted to the Certification Body. If no NC’s are raised, then the applicant directly moves to the next step

    05

    Decision Approval

    The Certification Body will review the applicant’s preparedness and effective implementation of the management system and grant a decision

    06

    Granting Certification

    The certification is granted to the applicant with expiry of three (3) years

    07

    Surveillance Audits Year 2

    Certified clients will be subjected to a Surveillance Audit in year 2 as per the Audit Programme where the implementation of the management system will be evaluated

    08

    Surveillance Audits Year 3

    Certified clients will be subjected to a Surveillance Audit in year 3 as per the Audit Programme where the implementation of the management system will be evaluated

    09

    Recertification

    Certified clients shall go through recertification every three (3) years before the date of expiry of the certificate to evaluate the ongoing performance and effectiveness of the client’s management system

FAQ’s

  • 01 / What is ISO certification?

    International Standardization for Organizations (ISO) is an independent body which issues certificates to company’s assuring that the product, service, or system in question meets specific requirements as per their standards.

  • 02 / What is ISO 27001?

    ISO/IEC 27001 is the leading international standard which is widely known providing best practices and framework for an information security management system (ISMS).

  • 03 / Why ISO 27001 certification is important to an organization?

    ISO 27001 is important for organizations because it helps them demonstrate that they have identified & assessed the risk and put in place mitigation steps to limit any damage or destruction the organizations information / data.

  • 04 / List out the Benefits of ISO 27001:2013
    • Organizations data and information is protected from unauthorized personnel
    • Ensures information is accurate and can only be modified by authorized personnel
    • Reduces risks related to information and data security for the organization by identifying & assessing the risks and mitigating the impacts of an information security breach
    • Improves organizations goodwill and trust in the market & provides a competitive edge
    • Helps save money & time which could be spent by organizations in case of information loss
    • Improves organizational efficiency and ensures continual improvement
  • 05 / What is the latest version of ISO 14001?

    ISO 27001:2013 is the latest updated and current version for ISO 27001; before it was ISO 27001:2005.

  • 06 / Do we have to appoint a Quality Officer?

    No, you will not be required to appoint a Quality Officer. However, it is recommended to appoint someone as the Management Representative (MR) who will assist the consultants & take the responsibility of getting the organization certified by successful project completion.

  • 07 / Will you do everything for us?

    We will establish the project, provide training, and implement the project throughout the process but it is important that your organization runs the project.

  • 08 / What else can you help us with?

    We can provide you with:

    • We provide ISO 27001 document template tool kit.
    • We can provide in-house and online training for ISO 27001.
    • Advice and guidance throughout the entire process.
  • 09 / How long will it take to become certified?

    ISO certification is an ongoing process, it is not merely a single event because once certified, that certification needs to be maintained and renewed by complying with the international standard requirements. However, depending on the size and complexity of the organization it could take between 1-3 months of time to achieve the initial certification.

  • 10 / What is the cost of ISO 27001 registration and certification?

    The cost of getting certified in ISO 27001 will vary depending on the size and complexity of your organization and on whether you already have some elements of an information security management system (ISMS) in place.

  • 11 / Can I integrate ISO 27001 with other international standards?

    Absolutely yes, you can integrate ISO 27001 with any other management system standards.