Glossary of Compliance

Compliance Glossary

Our list of curated compliance glossary offers everything you to know about compliance in one place.

Glossary » ISO 27001 » Statement of Acceptance of the ISMS Documents

Statement of Acceptance of the ISMS Documents

The purpose of this document is to require employees to state all the documents prescribed by the enterprise in its information security management system.

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