Protecting personally identifiable information (PII) is extremely important. Everyone now has the right to decide how their personal information is managed and organisations have a legal obligation to respond. Technology also makes it easier to transfer such information, making it more readily available – and vulnerable.
ISO 27701 strengthens confidence in a business’ privacy management both inside and outside the business, enhancing its reputation and helping it to avoid large fines for breaches.
Unlike the UK-centric BS 10012, the international recognition of this Standard also means that it can help to ensure compliance in any geographic location. So, if your business is active across the globe, ISO 27701 will equip you with the right framework to meet all kinds of privacy laws.
Here are the top benefits of using the ISO 27701 framework: