ISO/IEC 27001:2013 is a globally recognised certification for Information Security Management System. Achieving this certification affirms the Airport's ongoing commitment to implement industry best practise to manage airport’s information security and to continuously enhance its information security management system.
While striving to provide a seamless and secure experience for HIA’s customers; the airport has developed and implemented an effective Information Security Management System that complies with one of the most stringent international standards and enables further resilience against cyber risks.
During the official handover ceremony at HIA, the ISO certificate was presented to Suhail Kamil Kadri, senior vice president, technology and innovation, HIA, by Hossam Refaey, country chief executive, Bureau Veritas.
Kadri said: ”We are proud to achieve the esteemed ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certification from Bureau Veritas, as it reflects the efforts our teams has put in to ensure our cyber security controls and procedures are reliable and also meet industry standard and best practice. With technology at the core of our airport strategy, it is imperative that we continue to assess, improve and adapt our information security management systems”.