Mobitel awarded ISO certification for ISMS
Mobitel was awarded the ISO 27001:2005 certification recently for the
company's reliable Information Security Management System (ISMS) for
securing information within the organisation and ensuring safety and
reliability to customers.
The ISO 27001:2005 certification safeguards the confidentiality,
integrity and availability of information within an organisational
framework and has been considered as one of the most stringent security
control certification processes available worldwide.
Mobitel CEO Ranjith G. Rubasinghe said, "This is a significant
occasion for Mobitel as the company has obtained the ISO 27001:2005
certification by developing a secure Information Security Management
System and improving key IT processes and information security
"Procedures had been documented, controlled and implemented as guided
by the regulations of the ISO.
"The certification further affirms our commitment as a leading telco
giving Mobitel a competitive advantage," he said.
Mobitel received the ISO 27001:2005 certification from TÜV SÜD
following consultations with KPMG on improving its information security
The certification gives Mobitel an opportunity to gain global
recognition for its IT and communications processes while also gaining
the goodwill of its local customer base.