BSI certifies Spanish National Lottery in Quality and Information Security


10 July 2009

Loterias y Apuestas del Estado (LAE), the Spanish National Lottery, has been certified by BSI for its work in the areas of Quality and Information Security Management.

Gonzalo Fernández Rodríguez, Managing Director of Loterías y Apuestas del Estado (LAE), was presented with certificates for the following standards by Márcio Viegas, Managing Director of BSI Spain, Portugal and France:

  • ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management Systems. Requirements
  • ISO/IEC 27001:2005 Information security management systems. Requirements
  • PAS 99:2006 Specification of common management system requirements as a framework for integration
  • WORLD LOTTERY ASSOCIATION - WLA SCS:2006 (Security Control)

Márcio Viegas, said: “BSI is delighted to award certification to LA in these important areas. The company has demonstrated a high level of commitment to Quality Management and Information Security Management throughout its operations.”

Loterías y Apuestas del Estado has an Integrated Management System which covers all of its activities as a game operator, both within its head offices and across various working centres.

In 2006 LAE adopted a range of measures in order to formalize its Quality Management System and Information Security Management System in all its operations. As a result, it created the Integrated Management System Project for LAE (SIGLAE).

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