03 Jun 2024

Justikal Achieves ISO/IEC 27001 and ISO/IEC 27701 Certifications!


Justikal is proud to announce that it has successfully attained the ISO/IEC 27001 and ISO/IEC 27701 certifications for their eCourt system, awarded by DNV. This achievement underscores Justikal's commitment to the highest standards of information security and privacy management.

What is ISO/IEC 27001?

ISO/IEC 27001:2022 is the globally recognized standard for information security management systems (ISMS). This certification confirms that Justikal has implemented comprehensive security controls and practices, ensuring the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of all information handled by the company. By adhering to these stringent requirements, Justikal demonstrates its dedication to protecting customer data against various security threats.

What is ISO/IEC 27701?

In addition to the ISO/IEC 27001:2022 certification, Justikal has also achieved the ISO/IEC 27701:2019 certification. This standard builds on the ISMS framework by adding guidelines for privacy information management. It covers management of risks related to Personally Identifiable Information (PII) and aids compliance with GDPR regulations.

A Statement from Justikal's Leadership

Margrét Anna Einarsdóttir, founder and CEO of Justikal, commented, "We are thrilled to have earned both the ISO/IEC 27001:2022 and ISO/IEC 27701:2019 certifications from DNV. These certifications reflect our unwavering commitment to upholding the highest standards of information security and privacy. Our clients trust us with their sensitive data, and these achievements assure them that we are dedicated to maintaining the utmost level of protection and compliance."

A Statement from Justikal’s Information Security Officer

“A challenging task is finished with the outcome that we aimed for. The job was to build a combined management system based on ISO/IEC 27001:2022 and the extension in ISO/IEC 27701:2019.  Not the simplest of task but we succeeded with no finding on the first try. That is something to be proud of”, says Marinó G. Njálsson.

About DNV and statement

DNV is a global quality assurance and risk management company with origins stretching back to 1864. As a world-leading certification body, DNV helps businesses assure the performance of their organizations, products, people, facilities and supply chains through certification, verification, assessment, and training services.

“The combined ISMS and PIMS at Justikal is at a high level of maturity even though the organisation is small. The awareness and understanding of the importance of information security and privacy is very clear. Nonconformities were not identified during the audit. The management system is considered effective and in compliance with the standard, based on the audit sample taken.”