NSS - FIRST IN MALAYSIA TO GET ISO 27001 CERTIFIED

May 24, 2006   Technology News
(PRLEAP.COM) Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, 22 May 2006 – NSS MSC Sdn Bhd (“NSS” or the “Company”) Asia’s leading information security company, the first in Malaysia to have obtained the ISO 27001 certification and 118th in the world. The Company has successfully completed the transition from BS 7799-2:2002 to ISO 27001:2005 in April and received its formal certification today from British Standards Institution. NSS was certified with BS 7799-2:2002 in July, 2004.

ISO 27001 certification is a formal standard against which organizations may seek independent certification of their Information Security Management System (ISMS). The ISMS is designed to ensure the selection of adequate and proportionate security controls that protects information assets and give confidence to certified organizations. The standard is a new revision from the formal British Standard BS7799-2:2002 and was upgraded and adapted by ISO as ISO 27001:2005.

NSS (Network Security Solutions) is a regional player specialises in information security consultancy and security technology solutions development. The Company offers a comprehensive range of Information Security related services including eSecurity Consulting, Training such as ISO 27001 Certification Training and development of Customised Technology solutions to enterprises as well as governments.

“Information Security protects information from a wide range of threats and Information Security Management System (ISMS) is a systematic approach to managing sensitive company information so that it remains secure. As a specialist in the information security arena, this certificate only indicates our dedication to ensure robust security performance in our information handling practice. Rest assured that we will do the same for our clients.” Said the CEO of NSS, Jagdeep Kairon.

“The ISO standards have become the international touchtone for effective and secure information management practices, hence we encourage organizations who take their information assets seriously to be compliant with the standard in order to avoid mishandling of information that may cause costly business damage.” He added.

According to the latest statistics by International Registrar of ISMS Certificates, there are 2546 companies that are BS 7799 certified and 118 have already upgraded to ISO 27001 worldwide.

Interested parties may contact +603–62035303 or email malaysia@mynetsec.com for more information related to ISO 27001 Consulting, Certification & Training.

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About NSS
NSS (Network Security Solutions) specialises in information security consultancy and technology solutions development. Headquartered in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, NSS has strong presence in India, Singapore and United States. NSS offers a full range of Information Security Management System such as Information Risk Management, ISO 27001 Consulting, Business Continuity, Forensics and Investigative Response and Information Security Professional Training. NSS also has a product range consists of Xecure Message Service (XMS), ROCK VPN and NETRA. NSS’ clientele consists of 30 government clients and 300 corporate organisations including 30 Fortune 1000 companies.

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Tel: +603 – 6203 5303
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