(L–R): Kalhari Nirosha, Executive IT, NDB; Rasika Sampath, Head of IT Security, NDB; Deepal Akuretiyagama, COO, NDB; Dimantha Seneviratne, CEO, NDB; Shan Nanayakkara, Country GM, Bureau Veritas; Subash De silva (Head of Marketing, Bureau Veritas; Indika Gunawardena, CIO/VP, IT, NDB; Lasantha Mathupala, AVP, IT – NDB; and Amila Withanage, AVP – IT, NDB.
NDB has obtained the ISO27001:2013 Certification in an astounding four-month period, underscoring the Bank’s commitment to protecting the privacy and security of customer data. The ISO27001:2013 Certification, issued b y t he I nternational Organisation for Standardisation (ISO), is an internationally recognized standard that sets out the requirements for an Information Security Management System (ISMS).
The certification process involved a rigorous assessment of NDB Bank’s policies, procedures, and infrastructure to ensure they met the highest standards for information security.
Conforming to these guidelines ensures that NDB has established a system to manage risks related to the security of data owned or handled by the Bank and that this system adheres to all the best practices and principles enshrined in this International Standard.
Bureau Veritas Country General Manager presented the certificate to Dimantha Seneviratne, CEO, NDB; Deepal Akuretiyagama, COO; and Indika Gunawardena, CIO, from NDB Bank.
Dimantha Seneviratne, Chief Executive Officer of NDB, stated, “We are extremely proud to have obtained the ISO27001:2013 certification, wh i c h h i g h l i g ht s o u r commitment to ensuring that customer data is protected at all times.” He added that “This certification reaffirms our dedication to providing secure bank ing ser vices to our customers and maintaining their trust in us.” With the g r a d u a l i n c r e a s e i n cybercrimes and the looming threat of new attacks, it is imperative that organizations become risk-aware and proactively identif y and rectify any security breaches. I S O 2 7 0 0 1 : 2 0 1 3 a l l o w s companies to be resilient against cyber threats and m a i n t a i n o p e r a t i o n a l excellence by responding to evolving security risks.
T h e I S O 2 7 0 0 1 : 2 0 1 3 certification has allowed NDB to sustain its strategic commitment to become a more digitally enabled bank by introducing numerous innovative banking solutions and subsequently establishing a highly secure and reliable technological environment comprised of advanced electronic delivery channels, features, and services.
T h i s r e m a r k a b l e a c h i e v e m e n t a s s u r e s stakeholders and customers of NDB’s ability and sustained commitment to safeguarding their information and privacy.