BD announced today that it has secured ISO certification for its enterprise-level Information Security Management System.
The Franklin Lakes, New Jersey–based company said the ISMS meets a rigorous set of independently audited international standards. BD says the ISO/IEC 27001:2022 certification demonstrates its commitment to protecting the company, customers and patients from cybersecurity threats.
The International Standards Organization (ISO) and the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) established the global ISO/IEC 27001:2022 standard. Certification means an organization is establishing, maintaining and continually improving on its information security systems.
“Cybersecurity continues to be a top priority for Merck and all of health care,” said Michael Harrison, associate director of supplier risk management for Merck.
Harrison added in the BD news release: “As an important supplier to Merck, BD’s ISO 27001 certification demonstra…