For many organisations information is of ever increasing value. Data on customers, production and other variables is not only crucial for day-to-day operations, but can also have financial implications if not handled responsibly. Your valuable data must therefore be secured. Kiwa’s data security experts and auditors can help you with this.
Nowadays smart devices can be found in almost every household. These devices usually collect, store and transmit data from the user in one way or another. Too often, these devices are by default not or insufficiently protected against hacks, data leaks, etc. The European Telecommunications and Standardization Institute (ETSI) has therefore developed the standard ETSI EN 303 645.Read more
Recently a hacker managed to gain remote access to the operational system of a water recycling facility in Florida, USA. He illegally adjusted the values of the caustic soda solution to values that are potentially dangerous for drinking water. As a result, the discussion about the cyber security of drinking water facilities and other critical infrastructures flared up again.Read more
Kiwa today awarded the first certification for privacy information management to Hartis Telezorg. This new standard was developed by experts from Kiwa in close cooperation with NEN. Organisations that have made visibly good arrangements for the protection of privacy in the processing of personal data and meet the requirements of the ISO/IEC 27701 standard are eligible for the certification.Read more