Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (NASDAQ: CMTL), a provider of secure and highly reliable communication technology, announced that its Safety & Security Technologies (“SST”) group, which is part of Comtech´s Commercial Solutions segment, has obtained re-certification of its ISO 27001 designation, the company said.
The ISO 27001 Data Security Standard is widely recognized as the blue-chip standard for protection of individual, customer, and company private and sensitive information.
To meet ISO 27001 standards, a company must show it has a systematic and ongoing approach to managing sensitive company and customer information. Comtech has implemented the prescribed ISO standards to ensure a secure environment and work processes that enable it to protect its intellectual property and assets, meet contractual security obligations and establish a robust risk assessment/treatment framework, which are critical to supporting its Public Safety customers.
The certification is a key indicator of Comtech´s program to protect vital customer data from a wide range of cyber threats and vulnerabilities that can lead to data loss. It provides third-party verification that the company´s Information Security Management System conforms to a standard that helps protect the integrity of customers´ information assets. ISO 27001 certification also gives Comtech, its customers, shareholders and partners added confidence that Comtech subscribes to the best information security practices in the industry.
Comtech´s highly reliable technologies enable the successful handling of millions of 9-1-1 calls and texts each month. For more information regarding Comtech´s 9-1-1 products and services, visit www.comtech911.com.