Press Release: Accredify Retains Awarded Renewal ISO 27001:2013 Certification in Second Surveillance Audit
SINGAPORE, 19 October 2022 – Accredify, Asia Pacific’s leading verification solutions provider, today announced that it has successfully completed its second surveillance audit of its ISO27001:2013 certification which was awarded in July 2020 for its information security management system (ISMS)
As part of the Accredify’s commitment to protecting client information, the firm is audited for its conformance to ISO 27001:2013 annually. This successful annual audit serves as a declaration that Accredify’s information security system operates holistically in the best interests of their clients and provides users with the confidence and assurance of the firm’s commitment to maintaining the highest level of information security and data protection.
Accredify was audited against the ISO27001:2013 standard. Developed by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), ISO 27001 is an international standard with the purpose of helping organisations make information assets they hold more secure. Organisations that have been awarded the ISO 27001:2013 certification have met the requirements for establishing, implementing, maintaining, and continually improving their ISMS with the purpose of preserving the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of information.
The ISO 27001 standard comprises 14 control sets and more than 100 controls that an organisation’s ISMS is required to conform to with respect to information security and data protection. Some of these control sets include information security policies, human resource security, access control, cryptography, and compliance.
Edmund Chew, Chief Risk Officer and Co-founder, Accredify, said “Information security is and will always be Accredify’s top priority. The successful outcome of our second surveillance audit for ISO 27001:2013 audit reflects our commitment to maintaining to and conforming with the highest standards of information security to protect and manage our users’ information.”
For more details on Accredify’s information security measures, please visit this link.
Accredify is pioneering the world’s transition to verifiable data. Headquartered in Singapore and founded in 2019, Accredify is Asia Pacific’s leading service provider for the issuance of verifiable documents and has processed over 12 million verifications on 1.7 million issued documents, known as “Accredified documents”, to date. By enabling automation and secure information exchange, Accredify has empowered nearly 600 users in nine markets to simplify complex processes and discover new frontiers of efficiency. With a dedicated team that embraces the highest standards of customer service, security, and privacy, Accredify’s mission is to be the foremost verification solutions provider for moments when trust matters most.
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Jessica Tan Shu En
Chief Marketing Officer, Accredify