ISO/IEC 27006:2015 Preview

Information technology -- Security techniques -- Requirements for bodies providing audit and certification of information security management systems

ISO/IEC 27006:2015 specifies requirements and provides guidance for bodies providing audit and certification of an information security management system (ISMS), in addition to the requirements contained within ISO/IEC 17021‑1 and ISO/IEC 27001. It is primarily intended to support the accreditation of certification bodies providing ISMS certification.

The requirements contained in this International Standard need to be demonstrated in terms of competence and reliability by any body providing ISMS certification, and the guidance contained in this International Standard provides additional interpretation of these requirements for any body providing ISMS certification.

NOTE This International Standard can be used as a criteria document for accreditation, peer assessment or other audit processes.


General information

  • Current status : Published
    Publication date : 2015-10
  • Edition : 3
    Number of pages : 35
  • :
    ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 27
    IT Security techniques
  • 03.100.70
    Management systems
    35.030
    IT Security

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