Your ISMS include people, processes and technology and will be assessed against the ISO/IEC 27001 clauses 4 to 10 of the standard.


  • Understanding the organisation and its context
  • Understanding the needs and expectations of interested parties
  • Determining the scope of the information security management system
  • Information security management system


  • Leadership and commitment
  • Information Security Policy
  • Organizational roles, responsibilities and authorities


  • Actions to address risks and opportunities
  • Information security objectives and planning to achieve them


  • Resources
  • Competence
  • Awareness
  • Communication
  • Documented information


  • Operational planning and control
  • Information security risk assessment
  • Information security risk treatment

Performance Evaluation

  • Monitoring, measurement, analysis and evaluation
  • Internal audit
  • Management review


  • Nonconformity and corrective action
  • Continual improvement

Risk management is the cornerstone of the ISMS, allowing for continuous means to identifying threats to the organisation and select appropriate Annex A controls to implement and maintain.

how policies are written and reviewed.

assignment of responsibilities for specific tasks.

ensuring employees understand their responsibilities prior to employment, when roles change and after leaving

identify information assets and defining appropriate protection responsibilities.

ensure that employees can only view information that’s relevant to their job role (need-to-know-basis)

encryption and key management of sensitive information.

secure the organisation premises and equipment.

ensure that information processing facilities are secure.

how to protect information in networks.

ensure that information security is a central part of the organisation and systems

agreements included in contracts with third parties, and how to measure agreements are being kept.

how to report disruptions and breaches, and who is responsible for certain activities.

how to address business disruptions.

Identify the laws, regulations and standards that apply to your organisation

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