Information Security Risk & Data Privacy Obligations

The risk to organisations today from information security breaches should not be underestimated. Although not widely published, the incidents of catastrophic security events has significantly increased during in the last financial year with more and more Australian mid-tier firms experiencing significant operational disruption, reputational damage and extensive financial costs.

Minimising your organisations risk through appropriate Information Security Management should be a focus point for all boards and company executives and not left to IT management to resolve alone.

Information Security Management should be focussed on the cornerstones of:

  • Governance
  • Risk Management; and
  • Compliance.

The objective of Beyond Technology’s Information Security Framework is to establish strong policies and procedures governing information security and privacy. Then provide a fundamental level of information security awareness and education for staff.  The procedures incorporate ongoing risk management and compliance activities.  Fundamental security education is provided in several forms for both new starters during induction or existing staff at any time.

Our structured methodology achieves these objectives through a two phased process:

Phase 1                Develop – An Information Security Management System (ISMS) commencing with the creation of tailored                            information security policies.  This phase also involves identify gaps between current practices and desired                            level of information security

Phase 2                Develop – Information Security education program

Why Beyond Technology?

  • Senior staff with over 20 years of experience in all aspects of Information Security including Governance, Risk Management and Compliance.  Backed by certifications including CISM – Certified Information Security Manager
  • Our depth of understanding of the IT Security issues affecting your industry
  • Our specialist experience in information security education and awareness, leveraging innovative techniques including information security induction videos to educate your staff
  • Our structured Information Security Framework development methodology that develops a comprehensive and highly effective foundation for information security

Our experience and understanding of IT security provides us with the knowledge needed to help you maintain confidence in your security framework. Services can range from a short review and planning exercise though to the development, planning and execution of a multi-year improvement plan