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The Case for ISO 27001 (Soft Cover)

The Case for ISO 27001 (2013) Second Edition

SKU: 177
Authors: Alan Calder
Publishers: IT Governance Ltd
Format: PDF
ISBN13: 9781849285315
Pages: 120
Published: 02 Dec 2013
Availability: Now available
Format: ePub
ISBN13: 9781849285322
Pages: 120
Published: 03 Dec 2013
Availability: Now available

A must-have for presenting the compelling business case for ISO 27001. With essential information from ISO 27001 expert Alan Calder, understand ISO 27001 and learn how your organisation can:

  • Fight cyber crime;
  • Combat cyber terror; and
  • Boost your corporate governance.

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Price: £24.95

Learn how ISO 27001 protects your organisation’s information assets

Information and information systems are vital to every organisation. Our reliance on data and information, and the fact that they are so easy to share, means that everyone is at risk of a cyber attack from hackers, viruses, or even from simple human error.

To counter these threats, you have to identify the information risks your business faces and find the most appropriate way to mitigate them.

Adopting the ISO 27001 standard will give your organisation a reliable framework for creating an information security management system (ISMS).

The compelling business case for investing in information security

Updated to reflect ISO 27001:2013, this must-have guide presents the compelling business case for implementing ISO 27001 to protect your information assets.

The Case for ISO27001:2013 is a clear and concise introduction and a perfect supporting text for an ISO 27001 project proposal.

Look inside this book

This book will teach you how your organisation can:

  • Fight cyber crime – Implementing the ISO 27001 ISMS will help protect your organisation from the threat of organised crime.
  • Combat cyber terror – Implementing an ISMS makes it easier to defend your company against a destructive cyber attack.
  • Improve your corporate governance – Reducing your company’s financial exposure to the risk of losses resulting from IT system failure is now a corporate governance requirement. ISO 27001 will help you to comply.
  • Recover from accidents – With ISO 27001, you can minimise the risk that your information will be lost or corrupted as a result of human error. 
About the author

Alan Calder

Alan Calder, the founder and executive chairman of IT Governance Ltd, is an internationally acknowledged cyber security expert, and a leading author on information security and IT governance issues.

He co-wrote the definitive compliance guide IT Governance: An International Guide to Data Security and ISO27001/ISO27002, which is the basis for the Open University’s postgraduate course on information security, and has been involved in the development of a wide range of information security management training courses that have been accredited by the International Board for IT Governance Qualifications (IBITGQ). Alan has consulted on data security for numerous clients in the UK and abroad, and is a regular media commentator and speaker.

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A concise, readable overview of things to consider when putting together a convincing proposal for an ISMS.
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