ISMS List With Definitions

Here is our big ISMS list with definitions. Find below all of the common terms which you may need to know in order to implement and operate your Information Security Management System.

Note that the definitions contained here are our own and should be sufficient for you to gain an understanding of the term and how it plays a role in your ISMS. If you instead for some reason require the "official" definition, you will instead need to consult ISO 27000 and other relevant Standards.

Just in case it isn't completely obvious, note that this list of ISMS definitions are in alphabetical order:

While this list is relatively comprehensive and should cover almost all of the terms you will need to get through your day-to-day ISMS operations, let us know if there is one that we need to add to this ISMS list with definitions.