ISO/IEC 27001 is the internationally recognized standard for an information security management system. It gives you a great foundation framework to address information security risks with appropriate measures and controls. It’s an ideal starting point for any organization that needs to manage and respond to information threats and build resilience.
How does ISO/IEC 27001 help with EU GDPR
ISO/IEC 27001 outlines specific requirements and controls that ensure you not only respond to contractual and regulatory requirements, such as EU GDPR, but you put the appropriate controls in place to manage risks to your business information, including personal records.
By adopting ISO/IEC 27001 as your best practice framework you’ll be in a good position to identify your requirements for the EU GDPR, as well as implement appropriate controls and any additional measures required.