ISO/IEC 27000:2018 Preview

Information technology -- Security techniques -- Information security management systems -- Overview and vocabulary

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ISO/IEC 27000:2018 provides the overview of information security management systems (ISMS). It also provides terms and definitions commonly used in the ISMS family of standards. This document is applicable to all types and sizes of organization (e.g. commercial enterprises, government agencies, not-for-profit organizations).

The terms and definitions provided in this document

- cover commonly used terms and definitions in the ISMS family of standards;

- do not cover all terms and definitions applied within the ISMS family of standards; and

- do not limit the ISMS family of standards in defining new terms for use.


General information

  • Status :  Published
    Publication date : 2018-02
  • Edition : 5
    Number of pages : 27
  • :
    ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 27
    Information Security, cybersecurity and privacy protection
  • 01.040.35
    Information technology (Vocabularies)
    03.100.70
    Management systems
    35.030
    IT Security

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