June 7, 2016
Kelley Drye & Warren LLP announced today that it has received the prestigious ISO 27001 certification for the way it protects confidential electronic data. The certification comes after a rigorous assessment by a certified examination body. The certification includes the firm’s document management, email, remote access, mobile device management and litigation & regulatory discovery services related systems.
“At Kelley Drye, protecting sensitive data is a priority that is vital to our business,” said Judi Flournoy, Kelley Drye's chief information officer. “In today’s world, a potential cyber-attack is one of the top risks companies face.”
Sarat Muddu, Kelley Drye’s manager of systems security said, “ISO Certification is the gold standard in information governance, risk and compliance and we are proud to have earned it. The certification gives clients and future clients a sense of confidence in Kelley Drye’s vigilance in guarding confidential data.”
ISO is an independent, non-governmental international organization with a membership of 161 national standards bodies. Through its members, it brings together experts to share knowledge and develop voluntary, consensus-based, market relevant International Standards that support innovation and provide solutions to global challenges. OSO/IEC 27001 is the best-known standard providing requirements for an information security management system (ISMS).