Blog Posts Tagged with "BS 25999-2"

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ISO 22301 and BS 25999-2: Similarities and Differences Infographic

May 29, 2012 Added by:Dejan Kosutic

A new business continuity standard (ISO 22301) was published very recently, so in this infographic you'll find a comparison of this new standard with the old BS 25999-2 standard plus ways you can learn more about ISO 22301...

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Difference Between Recovery Time and Recovery Point Objectives

February 08, 2012 Added by:Dejan Kosutic

What do RTO and RPO have in common? They are both crucial for business impact analysis and for business continuity management. Without determining them properly, you would be just guessing – and guessing is the best way to ensure you never recover from a disaster...

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Activation Procedures for Business Continuity Plans

October 10, 2011 Added by:Dejan Kosutic

Having a business continuity plan is nice, but if you don't know when and how to start using it, the money you've invested in it was spent in vain. Even worse, you'll likely lose quite a lot of money because your business operations will be disrupted...

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Writing Mandatory Procedures for ISO 27001 / BS 25999-2

March 21, 2011 Added by:Dejan Kosutic

By implementing the procedures in a proper way, not only will you have your documentation up-to-date and under control, but you will also ensure that your internal audit makes sense and runs smoothly, and that you always improve your system in a systematic way...

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Seven Steps for Implementing Policies and Procedures

March 17, 2011 Added by:Dejan Kosutic

Have you ever been given the task to write a security policy or a procedure, but you don't want your document to end up gathering dust in some forgotten drawer? Here are some thoughts that might help you...

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How to Become an ISO 27001 and BS 25999-2 Consultant

March 15, 2011 Added by:Dejan Kosutic

Becoming a consultant is not easy – not only do you have to excel in your knowledge of ISO 27001/BS 25999-2, you also have to be able to define and price your services, define and approach your target markets, manage your projects etc. If you approach this venture carefully, chances are you will succeed...

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ISO 22301 to Replace BS 25999-2

March 01, 2011 Added by:Dejan Kosutic

The management part of BS 25999-2 will also be transferred to the new standard - document control, internal audit, management review, corrective and preventive actions, human resources management, etc. These elements exist in all other management standards - ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 27001...

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How Much Does ISO 27001 Implementation Cost?

February 15, 2011 Added by:Dejan Kosutic

The greatest value of someone with experience helping you with this kind of project is that you won't end up in dead end streets - spending months and months doing activities that are not really necessary or developing tons of documentation not required by the standard. And that really costs...

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Win an ISO 27001 and BS 25999 Annual Training Membership

February 09, 2011 Added by:Infosec Island Admin

The webinar courses include documentation templates, access to E-learning tutorials and private time with the trainer for consultation on specific issues. You will experience the trainings right from your desk, eliminating travel costs and minimizing lost time away from your office...

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Webinar: ISO 27001 Foundations Part One

January 28, 2011 Added by:Dejan Kosutic

If you don't plan information security activities carefully, chances are you will miss something important, and that will cost you. ISO 27001 defines the various steps in the planning phase – the purpose is to set a clear direction and take into account everything that can cause security incidents...

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WikiLeaks Lessons: What Exactly is Information Security?

January 20, 2011 Added by:Dejan Kosutic

What is needed is a comprehensive approach to information security - it doesn't matter whether you use ISO 27001, COBIT or some other framework, as long as you do it systematically. And it is not a one-time effort, it is a continuous operation...

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Documented Procedures Required by ISO 27001

January 11, 2011 Added by:Dejan Kosutic

You could consider the four mandatory procedures as the pillars of your management system - after they are firmly set in the ground, you can start building the walls of your house. This becomes obvious when you look at other management systems - the same four procedures are mandatory in ISO 9001...

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How to Learn About ISO 27001 and BS 25999-2

December 09, 2010 Added by:Dejan Kosutic

Educating yourself is certainly one of the best ways to facilitate your ISO 27001 and BS 25999-2 implementation. As there are more and more types of courses available, I'll try to explain their benefits and the differences between them...

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