What is ISO/IEC 27011?

ISO/IEC 27011:2016 – Guidelines for Telecommunications ISMS

The scope of this Recommendation, ISO/IEC 27011:2016, is to define guidelines supporting the implementation of information security controls in telecommunications organizations.

The adoption of this Recommendation, ISO/IEC 27011:2016, will allow telecommunications organizations to meet baseline information security management requirements of confidentiality, integrity, availability and any other relevant security property.

ISO/IEC 27011:2016 Outline:

  1. Scope
  2. Normative references
  3. Terms and definitions
  4. Overview
  5. Information security practices
  6. Organization of information security
  7. Human resource security
  8. Asset management
  9. Access control
  10. Cryptography
  11. Physical and environmental security
  12. Operations security
  13. Communications security
  14. System acquisition, development, and maintenance
  15. Supplier relationships
  16. Information security incident management
  17. Information security aspects of business continuity
  18. Compliance


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