2014

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  • Court Enforcement Services ISO 27001 and Abriska Case Study

    URM is pleased to announce the release of a brand new ISO 27001 and Abriska case study with Court Enforcement Services. In June 2014 Court Enforcement Services was formed by a group of experienced civil enforcement and debt collection professionals. Within 6 months, the organisation had achieved certification to ISO 27001, the International Standard for […]

  • CISMP Course Accredited as part of CESG Certified Training (CCT) Scheme

    URM is delighted to announce that its 5 day BCS Certificate in Information Security Management Principles (CISMP) Training Course has been one of the first courses in the UK  to be accredited as part of CESG’s Certified Training (CCT) Scheme.  The CCT scheme forms part of the wider UK Cyber Security Strategy to raise the […]

  • UK Mail achieves ISO 27001 certification for all its UK locations

    With the assistance of URM, UK Mail has achieved certification to ISO 27001:2013, the International Standard for Information Security Management.  One of the largest national express delivery companies, UK Mail achieved ISO 27001 certification with a scope which encompassed all 52 of its depots and all its staff. As Guy Buswell, CEO at UK Mail, commented […]

  • Havas People ISO 27001 & ISO 9001 Dual Certification Case Study

    URM is pleased to announce the release of a brand new ISO 27001 and ISO 9001 dual certification case study with Havas People. In order to demonstrate its information security credentials and reassure clients and prospects, Havas People decided in 2013 to seek certification to ISO 27001, the International Standard for Information Security, against the […]

  • UK Travel Company Fined After Losing 1,000,000 Credit Card Details

    A UK travel company, Think W3 Limited, has been fined £150,000 by the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) for leaking more than 1,000,000 credit card records. A customer database was designed for ‘Internal Use’ but published on the main server with an authentication page and “secret URL”. However, it didn’t take long for hackers to realise […]

  • URM Releases New Data Protection Foundation Course

    With an ever-increasing focus on the protection of personal data, changes in legislation and regulations and with punitive actions for breaches, organisations of all sizes and from all sectors need to have internal resource who understand data protection and what needs to be done to comply with the relevant legislation. In line with the BCS […]

  • URM Does the Double

    URM is pleased to announce that it has been recommended for recertification against ISO 27001, the International Standard for Information Security Management. URM also used its 3-year recertification visit to transition over to ISO 27001:2013. The day following the ISO 27001 recertification, URM completed a successful ISO 22301 (Business Continuity Management Standard) continual assessment visit […]

  • Progress on EU Data Protection Reform Now Irreversible Following European Parliament Vote

    The EU (European Parliament) has cemented the strong support previously given at committee level to the European Commission’s data protection reform (MEMO/13/923 and MEMO/14/60) by voting in favour of reform. The data protection reform will ensure more effective control of people over their personal data, and make it easier for businesses to operate and innovate […]

  • NEW RELEASE: Bevan Brittan ISO 27001 Case Study

    URM is pleased to announce the release of a brand new ISO 27001 certification case study with Bevan Brittan. In November 2013, Bevan Brittan secured certification to ISO 27001, the International Standard for Information Security Management. This case study highlights some of Bevan Brittan’s key experiences, business drivers, success criteria and benefits derived. “URM’s consultant […]