Compliance Corner: smartKYC Obtains Information Security Seal Of Approval

Editorial Staff 18 June 2024

Compliance Corner: smartKYC Obtains Information Security Seal Of Approval

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smartKYC, an enterprise solution for KYC due diligence automation, has achieved ISO 27001 certification for information security.

The certification assures smartKYC's clients that their sensitive data is kept safe by rigorous and consistently-applied security controls and risk management processes. 

"Earning ISO 27001 certification underscores the priority we place on data security at every level of smartKYC," Hugo Chamberlain, chief operating officer of smartKYC, said.

Michele Penzo, chief information security officer, added: "This achievement validates our robust information security management system and the diligence of our team in implementing best-practice processes to mitigate risks and vulnerabilities. In the technology space where we operate, ensuring air-tight data privacy and security is table stakes for earning and maintaining client trust." 

The certification process involved an independent audit that evaluated smartKYC's information security policies, procedures, infrastructure, and risk treatment across the entire business. 

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