Layer3, a leading provider of cloud and AI-driven network solutions in Nigeria, today announced the successful recertification for four internationally recognized security standards: ISO/IEC 27001:2022 for information security management, ISO/IEC 27017:2015 for cloud security, PCI-DSS for protecting cardholder data. The independent audits were conducted by AfriAssure Digital Service, a reputable certification body. Furthermore, Layer3 has also achieved its Nigeria Data Protection Regulation (NDPR) compliance for the current year. 

These recertifications reinforce Layer3’s unwavering commitment to data security and privacy for its clients, across its cloud and other services. By adhering to these rigorous standards, Layer3 demonstrates its ability to manage information security risks, protect sensitive data in the cloud, ensure the confidentiality of cardholder information, and comply with Nigeria’s data protection regulations. 

“We are thrilled to achieve recertification for these important security standards,” said Augustine Ani, Layer3’s Cybersecurity Manager. “This accomplishment underscores our dedication to providing a secure and compliant environment for our clients. Maintaining these certifications is an ongoing process, and it requires a company-wide commitment to data security best practices.” 

ISO/IEC 27001:2022 is an internationally recognized standard for information security management systems, ensuring that organizations implement robust controls and practices to mitigate risks and protect valuable assets. ISO/IEC 27017:2015 provides guidelines for information security controls applicable to cloud services, addressing specific concerns and considerations in cloud computing environments. Additionally, compliance with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS) demonstrates Layer3’s adherence to stringent security protocols for handling payment card data, promoting secure transactions and data protection. 

Layer3 remains steadfast in its pursuit of excellence, continuously enhancing its security posture to adapt to evolving threats and industry best practices. The recertification of ISO/IEC 27001:2022, ISO/IEC 27017:2015, and PCI-DSS standards reflects Layer3’s ongoing commitment to delivering exceptional cloud and network solutions its valued clients. 

 Layer3 is a leading provider of cloud and AI-driven network solutions. The company offers a comprehensive suite of services designed to help businesses of all sizes achieve their IT goals securely and efficiently. Layer3’s team of experts has extensive experience in cloud computing, access, and network solutions. The company is committed to providing its clients with the highest level of service and support. 

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