ISO/IEC 27003:2010

Information technology -- Security techniques -- Information security management system implementation guidance

ISO/IEC 27003:2010 focuses on the critical aspects needed for successful design and implementation of an Information Security Management System (ISMS) in accordance with ISO/IEC 27001:2005. It describes the process of ISMS specification and design from inception to the production of implementation plans. It describes the process of obtaining management approval to implement an ISMS, defines a project to implement an ISMS (referred to in ISO/IEC 27003:2010 as the ISMS project), and provides guidance on how to plan the ISMS project, resulting in a final ISMS project implementation plan.


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