ISO/IEC 27017:2015 Compliance
ISO/IEC 27017:2015 provides guidance on the information security aspects of cloud computing, recommending the implementation of cloud-specific information security controls that supplement the guidance of the ISO/IEC 27002 and ISO/IEC 27001 standards. This code of practice provides additional information security controls implementation guidance specific to cloud service providers.
What does ISO/IEC 27017:2015 mean to you as a customer?
AWS' attestation to the ISO/IEC 27017:2015 guidance not only demonstrates our ongoing commitment to align with globally-recognized best practices, but also verifies that AWS has a system of highly precise controls in place that are specific to cloud services.
Who is the third-party assessor?
EY CertifyPoint, an ISO certifying agent accredited by the Dutch Accreditation Council, a member of the International Accreditation Forum (IAF). Certificates issued by EY CertifyPoint are recognized as valid certificates in all countries with an IAF member.
Can my organization align with ISO/IEC 27017:2015?
AWS’ ISO/IEC 27017:2015 certification covers the security management process and cloud provider specific controls. If you are pursuing ISO/IEC certifications while operating part or all of your IT in the AWS cloud, you are not automatically certified by association. The AWS ISO/IEC 27017:2015 assessment provides evidence that our security controls are aligned with the 27017:2015 guidance specific to cloud service providers.
Can you provide a copy of the ISO/IEC 27017:2015 code of practice?
ISO/IEC 27017:2015 along with many other economic, environmental and social standards are available on the ISO website. ISO/IEC has made the decision to copyright these standards in an effort to help fund the processes leading to development.
What AWS services are in scope for ISO/IEC 27017:2015?
The covered AWS services that are already in scope for ISO/IEC 27017:2015 can be found on ISO Certified. If you would like to learn more about using these services and/or have interest in other services please contact us.
What AWS data centers are in scope for the ISO/IEC 27017:2015 assessment?