Risk Assessments Archive

How to achieve repeatable risk assessments

Information security risk assessments help organisations understand the threats they face and the treatment options they should consider. The assessment should be performed regularly – either once a year or whenever there are significant organisational changes – because the threat …

The importance of information security

Sensitive data is one of an organisation’s most important assets, so it makes sense that you prioritise its security. Information security is “the practice of preventing unauthorized access, use, disclosure, disruption, modification, inspection, recording or destruction” of sensitive records. This …

3 myths about ISO 27001 certification

ISO 27001 is the international standard for an ISMS (information security management system), a best-practice approach to security that helps organisations achieve all of their data privacy compliance objectives. If you are currently weighing up your options for ISO 27001 …