A Comparison of ISO 9001 and ISO 27001
Sue West
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Senior Quality Management Consultant at URM
Published on:
14 Feb
2024

URM’s blog compares the management system clauses of ISO 27001 and ISO 9001 to identify integration opportunities.

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We are going to explore why the focus on a risk-based approach has helped turn ISO 27001, the International ISM Standard, into such a world-beater.

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With this blog, the spotlight turns to internal audit and specifically in the context of ISO 27001, the International Standard for ISM.

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PUBLISHED on:
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Annex A of ISO 27001 comprises 114 controls which are grouped into the following 14 control categories.

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There are many good reasons to implement an information security management system (ISMS) and get it certified to ISO 27001.

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In this blog, we’re going back to basics and looking at some of the fundamentals of information security and ISO 27001.

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In this blog, we’ll take a look at management commitment, one of the most significant.

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Due to the increased use of technologies and the ‘human’ involvement, it is inevitable we are all going to face more and more information security incidents.

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ISO 27001
PUBLISHED on:
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Typically, this question is twofold; which assets to include and the depth or granularity. In this blog, we will look at granularity.

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URM assisted over 350 organisations achieve ISO 27001 certification, here are the critical steps when implementing an effective information security system.

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A key role of risk management is helping organisations decide how limited resources can be most effectively used to address the most pressing business issues.

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PUBLISHED on:
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In order to meet the requirements of ‘Asset management’ A.8 from Annex A of ISO 27001, it is necessary to identify organisational assets and define protection

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‘How do we approach asset identification within our information security risk assessment?’. This blog examines which assets or asset types to include.

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ISO 27001
PUBLISHED on:
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ISO 27001 is a standard for Information Security Management that provides any organisation with a framework to protect most valuable assets.

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We address a number of key questions: What are the Main Contents? What Led to it Being Published? And others.

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After several years wait, and to surprisingly little fanfare, the PCI SSC released the new version of the PCI Data Security Standard (DSS).

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PUBLISHED on:
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What is ISO 27001?

ISO 27001 is the International Standard for Information Security Management. It provides organisation with a framework and an approach to protecting assets

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ISO 27001
PUBLISHED on:
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What are the Benefits of Implementing ISO 27001? We dig a bit deeper on the benefits that are gained from implementing the standard.

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Asset identification within RA

A question which comes up time and time again is ‘How do I approach asset identification within my information security risk assessment’.

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