Purpose of standardization
Series of Standards
ISO 27000-series of standards have been published by two renowned technical standard organizations, namely International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and the International Electro technical Commission (IEC). It is one of the most popular practice security standards in action today. It provides information security standards for all sorts of business, commercial, government and non-government organizations.
15408 Trusted System
15408 Trusted System is set of standards that define a set of criteria for systems and devices to become trusted and reliable in order to be implemented in an information system. Organizations usually prefer using system sand devices that are 15408 Trusted System certified for the sake of data security.
ISO business continuity management
ISO 31000 – Risk Management a
The ISO 31000 defines set of standards for systematic evaluation of risks prevailing in information system of an organization and provides guidelines for the management of the risk. Industries are responsible for meeting the standards with a view to minimize security threats and risks. Government security and privacy policies are inclusive of detailed risk management schemes in order to avoid high-risk situations. The two countries under consideration include this ISO 31000 in their business security manuals so that every organization can systematically assess the security risks that are posing threat to organizations.
The proliferation of information technology and implementation of extensive security and privacy policies to secure data make it essential to create and publish industry standards for organizations.