Austin, Texas (PRWEB) June 18, 2013
A1QA, an independent software QA and testing provider, underwent a compliance audit with ISO/IEC 27001:2005, an internationally accepted standard for Information Security management. The certification process audits a systematic approach and a structure for continuous process improvement as well as indicates company’s maturity in information protection. The audit was performed by Certification Association "Russian Register" – the biggest and the most recognized Russian independent certification body.
The decision of A1QA to undergo ISO/IEC 27001:2005 compliance audit was driven by the goal to enhance customer trust, to demonstrate a defined level of security ensuring confidentiality of all stakeholders’ information and receiving an international recognition and promotion of A1QA company image in global marketplace.
During the certification process, A1QA, was audited across following domains:
- Security policy
- Organization of information security
- Asset management
- HR security
- Physical and environmental security
- Communications and operations management
- Access control
- Information systems acquisition, development and maintenance
- Information security incident management
- Business continuity management
- Legal compliance
According to the initial feedback received from "Russian Register" auditors, A1QA has shown strong qualifications in data management and data protection. A1QA is expected to be officially registered as ISO/IEC 27001:2005 certified company within the next 2 months.
Certification Association "Russian Register" is the biggest and the most recognized independent certification body both, in Russia and abroad, providing certification of management systems, products and personnel for over 15 years. Russian Register is a member of IQNet International Certification Network and IAF, and is an accredited certification body by Dutch Accreditation Council RvA and Forest Stewardship Council.
A1QA is leading software QA and testing company, with more than 10 years’ experience and 300 successfully implemented projects. A1QA provides full-cycle QA and testing services, including automation and security (PCI DSS, OWASP); acceptance testing of corporate IS; QA consulting and production related processes. Domain focus and expertise: independent testing of complex systems and software products across TEM, FS and CPRD industries.