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Glossary definition: ISO/IEC 27001 Activities

ISO/IEC 27001: Security Activities for Data Protection

ISO/IEC 27001 Activities are the processes, procedures, and controls that organizations use to protect their information assets. These activities are based on the ISO/IEC 27001 standard, which provides a framework for the implementation of an Information Security Management System (ISMS). The activities that must be completed for an organization to meet the standard include identifying and assessing risks, developing and implementing security controls, monitoring and reviewing the effectiveness of the ISMS, and providing regular reports to management. The activities also include establishing a security policy, training staff, and conducting regular audits of the ISMS. In addition, the activities must ensure that the organization is compliant with any applicable laws and regulations.