SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - Mar 28, 2013) - BrightTALK has been awarded an ISO 27001 certificate for its information security management system (ISMS), which supports the company's business operations, information technology, and corporate risk group services. ISO 27001 is a globally recognized standard for the establishment and certification of an ISMS.
"BrightTALK has a responsibility to our audiences, our customers, our employees, and all of our stakeholders to protect their information to the highest standard possible," said Paul Holden, BrightTALK's operations director. "This certification confirms that we meet those standards and take our mission very seriously in all areas. This is particularly important to the substantial number of IT security and financial services vendors who engage their audiences on BrightTALK and we are pleased to announce this validation of our commitment to providing a secure cloud service."
ISO 27001 is an information security management system published by the International Organization for Standardization. The purpose of adopting ISO 27001 is to formally bring information security under explicit management control. Once an organization adopts ISO 27001 standards, the organization is audited to certify its compliance.
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