According to a BBC News report published this morning, MI5 are working to counter ‘astonishing’ levels of cyber-attacks on UK industry. Jonathan Evans, MI5 chief, spoke of MI5’s efforts to tackle “‘industrial-scale processes involving many thousands of people lying behind both state sponsored cyber espionage and organised cyber crime”.
“This is a threat to the integrity, confidentiality and availability of government information but also to business and to academic institutions,” Mr Evans said. “What is at stake is not just our government secrets but also the safety and security of our infrastructure, the intellectual property that underpins our future prosperity and… commercially sensitive information“.
How can you mitigate the threat to the Confidentiality, Integrity & Availability (CIA) of your information assets?
The best way to do this is to align your information security management system to ISO 27001 – the world’s only recognised cyber security management system. ISO 27001 is the international cyber security standard which, through a risk based approach, addresses the three interdependent principles of the CIA triad.
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