Varonis Systems, Inc. , a pioneer in data security and analytics, announced it successfully achieved ISO/IEC 27701:2019 ( certification after an independent third-party audit. The accreditation demonstrates Varonis’ alignment with global privacy standards, including the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), and New York’s Stop Hacks and Improve Electronic Data Security (SHIELD) Act.
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“Achieving compliance with ISO 27701 continues our commitment to supporting data privacy best practices,” says Varonis CISO Guy Shamilov. “Customers and the organizations we work with can be confident in trusting Varonis as a security partner dedicated to protecting their most sensitive data.”
ISO 27701 is a privacy-oriented standard that specifies requirements for establishing, implementing, maintaining, and continuously improving a Privacy Information Management System (PIMS). ISO 27701 builds on the International Standards Organization (ISO) 27000 series, a globally recognized framework for best practices in information security management.
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In addition, Varonis holds certifications for ISO 27001, which defines requirements for information security management systems; ISO 27017, which provides guidelines for information security controls for cloud services; and ISO 27018, which establishes guidelines for protecting Personally Identifiable Information (PII).
The Standards Institution of Israel (SII), the national standardization body of Israel, performed the audit.