IT systems of Tata Steel have been
certified under the BS7799 standard for 'information
security management system' (ISMS) by Software Testing
and Quality Control (STQC), ministry of information
technology, Government of India. STQC is the first
accredited BS7799 ISMS certification body in India;
it offers certification services under accreditation
from RvA, Netherlands.
Thirteen organisations, mostly software houses, have obtained this certification in India. Tata Steel is the first organisation in the Tata group to receive this certification.