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Companies wishing to use this standard to demonstrate the robustness of their information security management arrangements need to subject themselves to an external audit. For the assurance provided by the outcome of the audit to be recognised, the audit needs to be conducted in compliance with the recognised scheme; that is, the ‘accredited certification scheme’. This is is administered by the United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS) in the UK and certificates issued under this scheme will bear the UKAS logo: 36 6: Certification The audits are conducted by accredited bodies; those seeking to demonstrate compliance with the standard become certificated, not accredited.

There is a control suggesting that assets are classified to a defined labelling scheme, and the classification will indicate the level of protection required and who has approved access rights to them. Access control is also related to ensuring that only those with approved access to the assets can actually access them, and this is subject to both logical and physical barriers. Passwords and user IT accounts are typical logical access controls, and are of course only as robust as 31 5: Information Security Controls the practices that manage them.

Compliance is often used in a legal context. Conformance: fulfilment of a requirement. ’ Hence nonconformance and conformance monitoring. Conformance is often used in a non-legal context. Document control: a system whereby all documents within the system have a standard numbering system that identifies where they sit within that system, as well as a version number, an issue date and a document owner, so that the currency of the document is always clear. When a controlled document is amended, all copies of it should be simultaneously withdrawn and replaced by the new version.

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