Announcements General Security Standards

Questionmark is ISO 27001 certified. What this means for you?

Posted by John Kleeman As you may have seen on our news site, Questionmark has just been certified to the Information Security standard ISO 27001. What is ISO 27001? ISO 27001 (full name ISO/IEC 27001:2013) is an international information security standard that is widely recognized as credible and authentic in... Read More

Authoring General Security Standards

Seven tips to recruit and manage SMEs for technology certification exams

Posted by John Kleeman [repost from February 8, 2017] How do you keep a certification exam up to date when the technology it is assessing is changing rapidly? Certifications in new technologies like software-as-a-service and cloud solutions have some specific challenges. The nature of the technology usually means that questions... Read More

Best Practice General Security Standards

How online assessments (quizzes, tests and exams) can help information security awareness and compliance

Posted by John Kleeman With the rise of data security leakages, most professional organizations are seeking to significantly upscale their cybersecurity to better protect their organization from information security risks. I see an increasing use of online assessments helping information security and thought I’d provide some pointers about this. There are... Read More

Best Practice General Security Standards

FBI and Homeland Security advice on trumping cybersecurity attacks

Posted by John Kleeman There’s a lot in the news recently about possible cybersecurity attacks on the political process. Here are some thoughts on how we can learn from this and apply it to assessment security. One of the most interesting documents I’ve read on this subject is the Department... Read More

Announcements Standards

2016 Recap: 12 million+ assessments; 99.98% uptime

Posted by Julie Delazyn Every day Questionmark customers around the world are deploying high stakes assessments – in 2016 alone, more than 12 million assessments were delivered through Questionmark OnDemand’s platform. 12 million + assessments is HUGE—that’s like saying every 2.5 seconds for 365 days someone is finishing an assessment.... Read More