Amsterdam, 4 June 2009 – Nedstat, European leader in web analytics, has been awarded the ISO/IEC 27001:2005 certification. The certification testifies that the Nedstat Information Security Management System that contains processes and policies for managing sensitive information and ensuring data security is compliant with international standards.

ISO/IEC 27001:2005 is an information security management system standard (ISMS) published by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) that identifies, manages and minimizes a range of threats to business information. It represents the only auditable international standard, with certification achieved exclusively by companies that demonstrate the highest competency in information security management.
"Highly sensitive client data is at the core of the services that Nedstat delivers, so handling this data with the utmost care is critical. We are proud to have obtained this certificate. It testifies that we have implemented internal procedures and guidelines that ensure that client data is protected according to highest, globally acknowledged quality standards," said Fred Appelman, CTO at Nedstat.
The certificate was issued by Moody International Certification Ltd., a leading management system conformity assessment provider. As part of the certification process, they performed on-site assessments, examined Nedstat’s documented procedures, and audited its overall operations.

To maintain the certification, Nedstat will be periodically reviewed and re-assessed to confirm that the Information Security Management System continues to operate according to the certified standard.

About ISO

ISO (International Organization for Standardization) is the world's largest developer and publisher of International Standards. ISO is a network of the national standards institutes of 161 countries. As a non-governmental organization, ISO forms a bridge between the public and private sectors enabling a consensus to be reached on solutions that meet both the requirements of business and the broader needs of society. ISO launches the development of new standards in response to sectors and stakeholders that express a clearly established need for them.


About Nedstat

Nedstat is European leader in web analytics.

The products and services enable companies to improve the effectiveness and profitability of their online communication and business.

Nedstat makes website analytics straightforward and accessible for users of all levels and disciplines. Products are easy to use, reports are clear and fast to access, customization is easy and services and support are personal and high quality.

Nedstat employs 140 people in the Netherlands, Belgium, France, Germany, Spain and the United Kingdom.

The client list includes many renowned and internationally operating organizations like Electrabel, Ernst & Young, KarstadtQuelle, Renault, Panasonic and Wolters Kluwer. Also, numerous government and not-for-profit organizations have benefited from Nedstat's expertise in delivering reports on users’ behaviour online.

Key accreditations by Europe’s leading independent web-standards organizations, such as ABC electronic, OJD, KIA and Audiweb ensure that customers’ metrics are in full compliance with leading industry standards.

For more information about this press release, please contact: Ulrike Ziegler, phone +31 (0) 20 519 54 43, e-mail u.ziegler@nedstat.com.

For more information about Nedstat, visit www.nedstat.com

Published on: 11:07AM on 4th June 2009