27 Oct ISO/IEC 27001:2013 Certification Announcement
6K Systems, Inc. (6K), a leading provider of Management Consulting, Information Technology, Leaning Management, and Administrative Services for both Commercial and Government customers in and around the DC metro area, has announced it has achieved ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certification.
After undergoing a stringent evaluation of the company’s processes for its information security management system conducted by SpecAudit, LLC (ISO Consulting). We are pleased to announce that 6K was granted ISO Certification 27001:2013 by QAS International Ltd. (QAS is an established certification company that has been operating within the UK and selected international markets for over 20 years.)
ISO/IEC 27001:2013 specifies the requirements for establishing, implementing, maintaining and continually improving an information security management system within the context of the organization. It also includes requirements for the assessment and treatment of information security risks tailored to the needs of the organization.
The purpose of this international standard is to help organizations establish and maintain an information security management system (ISMS). An ISMS is a set system used to manage and control information, risks in security as well as maintaining the integrity, protection and preservation and confidentiality of information. 6K received this certification for the provisioning of its IT services and internal Operations within its organization after passing an audit of its ISMS and consequently met the ISO/IEC 27001:2013 requirements.
“I am extremely proud of our organization to have received this recent certification,” says Bryan Crittenton, President & CEO, 6K. “We’ve invested our time and effort to implement a sound security management system that is compliant with a set of international standards to help us minimize risk. As ISO 27001 is the most stringent certification for information security controls, I congratulate our employees who worked diligently during this process.”