information security Archives - URM
  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • BT Investigated over Email Data

    BT is being investigated by the UK’s data authority after a whistleblower claimed the company “exposed user credentials en masse”. BT is moving seven million customers to its new email service, away from Yahoo. It is understood that vulnerabilities were discovered while the new email system was in its testing phase last year, and that […]

  • British Pregnancy Advice Service (BPAS) fined £200,000 following data breach

    The British Pregnancy Advice Service (BPAS), a charity that offers help and advice to women considering a termination of pregnancy, has been served a £200,000 penalty following the data breach that revealed almost 10,000 users’ details to a hacker. The hacker, James Jeffery (previously jailed for 32 months in April 2012 for hacking the same […]