Solidarity Bahrain achieved ISO 27001 Information Security Management System
MANAMA, BAHRAIN – 13 January, 2019 –in line with the evolution of Insurtech and the commitment towards a digital transformation strategy, Solidarity Bahrain B.S.C. one of the largest insurance companies in Bahrain and a subsidiary of Solidarity Group Holding, has received the International Standard Organization (ISO) 27001 certification from the British Standards Institution (BSI).
Achieving the ISO 27001 standard certifies that Solidarity Bahrain is executing an ideal information security and protection controls framework, by acquiring the necessary and enhanced information security tools to manage and protect the sensitive data of the company and the customers.
In a statement, Mr. Mohammed Awachi, AGM – Corporate Support, Solidarity Bahrain, stated: “The fact that we have received the ISO 27001 certification affirms that Solidarity Bahrain has been undergoing an ideal framework for information security, protection controls, and secured IT infrastructure. This achievement will grant our customers the confidence that we are operating within the highest levels of security and in accordance with the international information security standards”. He also added: “The ISO 27001 certification will be a key factor to enhance our customer experience by delivering our innovative services with high level of security”.
The ISO 27001 standard specifies the requirements for establishing, implementing, maintaining, and continually improving an information security management system (ISMS) within the organization. By implementing and following the necessary steps to comply with this standard, organizations can identify, control, and eliminate security risks, ultimately certifying the security practices adopted within their organization.