How does ISO 27001 relate to GDPR?
How does ISO 27001 relate to GDPR the general data protection regulation?
Well, ISO 27001 specifies legal and other requirements that may relate to your organization and the requirements of stakeholders.
In some parts of the world, the general data protection regulation that has recently come out of Europe is also mirrored in other pieces of legislation. In other countries for example, here in Australia, there are similar pieces of legislation. In the United States, in the UK, they all have pieces of legislation that are very similar however they're not the same ISO 27001 is an information security management system that requires you as an organization to look at your legal and other requirements GDPR is very specifically from one regulator and it may or may not apply it to all organizations.