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Advantages and disadvantages of certification against ISO 27001 standard

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Advantages and disadvantages of certification against ISO 27001 standard

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ISO 27001 DOCUMENTATION TOOLKIT

Step-by-step implementation for smaller companies.

ISO 27001 DOCUMENTATION TOOLKIT

Step-by-step implementation for smaller companies.

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Rhand Leal Jun 09, 2020

Most common advantages and disadvantages of certification against ISO 27001 are:

Advantages:

  • Enhanced competitive edge
  • Reduction on losses due to security incidents
  • Reduction on fines due to legal or contractual non-conformity
  • Improvement of internal organization

Disadvantages:

  • Extra cost – The extra work means extra cost;
  • Personal resistance – Some people may consider it is a waste of resources and offer resistance during implementation and maintenance phases.

This article will provide you a further explanation about ISO 27001 benefits:

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Guest user Jun 09, 2020

Thank you for your response, I appreciate it. 

I do have two questions which are: 

  1. what are the key clauses of ISO 27001:2013?
  2. Relationship between iso 27001:2013 and establishing an effective ISMS within an organization. 
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