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Blog Manager

I'm the Information Security Manager at Janet and through this blog I'll be sharing some of my experiences, ideas and thoughts on information security topics.

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Particularly when we are buying ICT products and services, information from suppliers is likely to have an emphasis on technical security measures – we’ll get lots of information on encryption, compliance with data protection laws, authentication and datacentres. These are important, but we also need to understand how the supplier manages issues of information security, and how they have decided that these controls are effective at protecting our information.
We ask our suppliers to:
 
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Through the work done to gain ISO 27001 certification within Jisc we have had to explore, review, understand and improve how we deal with information security issues in products and services we obtain from suppliers. We must understand the requirements of our systems and services, the security implications, features and properties of our suppliers’ products and services, and how information security becomes an integral part of the relationship with the supplier.
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