Information Security Standards


There are many regulations, legislations, standards and guidelines for commercial businesses relating to information security. Ascentor’s advisers will give you hands on support to identify and achieve the right requirements for your business, delivering efficiencies and strengthening the business in the process.


We provide expert advice and guidance on the following guides, standards and regulations:


•  Companies Act

•  Data Protection Act


•  Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard PCI DSS

•  UK Corporate Governance Code 2010

•  FSA Guide

Best Practice

•  International Data Security and Risk Management Standard ISO 27001

•  Business Continuity British Standard ISO 22301

•  Statement of Auditing Standards (SAS) 70 – types 1 and 2

•  Information Security Forum Standard of Good Practice – ISF SOGP


Our advisers will work with your company, giving you expert support to achieve your chosen standard. We deliver efficiencies and strengthen your business in the process.

We have developed our own security standards matrix to make the compliance process more efficient. Compliance with the Ascentor matrix provides evidence to support certification to any number of standards. This approach delivers considerable cost savings and process efficiencies, allowing your organisation to reduce its compliance overhead.

Next Steps

If you would like to explore which standards would be most appropriate for your business please get in touch.

Contact Dave James for a confidential discussion:

Telephone: 01452 881712 or 07787 506889

Email: [email protected]

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