Provided by: Science and Development Network (SciDev.Net)
Date Added: Apr 2012
Information is a fundamental asset within any organization and the protection of this asset, through a process of information security is of equal importance. COBIT and ISO27001 are as reference frameworks for information security management to help organizations assess their security risks and implement appropriate security controls. One of the most important sections of IT within the COBIT framework is information security management that covers confidentiality, integrity and availability of resources. Since the issues raised in the information security management of COBIT, are the area covered by the ISO/IEC27001 standard, the best option to meet the information security management in COBIT infrastructure, is using of ISO/IEC27001 standard.