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Saturday, September 1, 2007

ISO/IEC 27799

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ISO/IEC 27799 is an information security standard being currently developped by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC). Its current title is Information Security Management in Health using ISO/IEC 27002.

The purpose of ISO/IEC 27799 is provides guidance to health organizations and other holders of personal health information on how to protect such information via implementation of ISO17799/ISO27002.

The content sections are:

  • 1: Scope
  • 2: References
  • 3: Terminology
  • 4: Symbols
  • 5: Health information security
  • 6: Practical Action Plan for Implementing ISO 17799/27002
  • 7: Healthcare Implications if ISO 17799/27002
  • 8: Annex A: Threats
  • 9: Annex B: Tasks and documentation of the ISMS
  • 10: Annex C: Potential benefits and tool attributes
  • 11: Annex D: Related standards

1 comment:

ISO 9001 said...

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