AUSTIN, Texas, United States — July 24, 2018 — Catapult today announced it has received an ISO 27001 Certification for its information security management system (ISMS) supporting the people, processes, systems, and applications securing the information assets integral to Catapult’s information technology consulting, managed services, and digital solutions. To ensure compliance with this certification, Catapult has implemented rigorous information security practices to protect its users and their information and will continue to demonstrate its systematic approach moving forward.
“Information and data security remains a top priority for Catapult and we consider this designation to be incredibly important to the future of our business,” said Pete Schaefer, Catapult Director of Information Technology. “We are committed to ensuring that the appropriate controls are in place with our information security management system.”
The certification ensures that adequate and appropriate security controls are in place to protect assets including intellectual property, human resource information, and third-party data. The company that conducted the audit examined physical security, access control, risk management procedures, business continuity, threat mitigation, loss prevention, and improved security practices.
This accreditation validates that Catapult upholds the highest standards in information security and data protection. The management system was verified by an independent firm who is accredited by the ANSI-ASQ National Accreditation Board (ANAB). Catapult’s certification will remain in effect through July 1, 2021.
“Because we deliver security and compliance solutions to our customers, it is essential that we’re also operationally secure,” said Syed Hasan, Catapult Vice President of Operations and Compliance Officer. This certification is a true testament to the work we’ve accomplished in protecting corporate assets as well as employee and customer information.”