On September 7, DNV (Det Norske Veritas) issued the ISO/IEC 27001:2013 Information Security Management System Certificate to Hesai Technology, accredited by UKAS (the United Kingdom Accreditation Service) and CNAS (China National Accreditation Service for Conformity Assessment). As a trusted partner, Hesai provides safe and reliable services to the world's top car brands.
At the ceremony, Lan Jin, General Manager of DNV's Business Development Department, said: "As the leader in the lidar industry, Hesai is also a role model in information collection, storage, and processing. Hesai passed DNV's strict standards in six months, demonstrating excellent information security awareness."
Xiang Shaoqing, Co-Founder and CTO of Hesai, said: "Our customers come from over 40 countries and 90 cities around the world. With lidar starting mass production, building a reliable automotive-grade service system is critical. Information security is an essential cornerstone of Hesai's development. Practicing the ISO 27001 standards will improve our information security management and technical capabilities."
ISO/IEC 27001 is the world's leading information security management standard. The system covers the entire lidar design and development process, manufacturing, operation, and management. It has established 35 control targets in 14 security domains, including information security strategy, asset security, human resource security, access control, and communication security.
According to Frost & Sullivan, the market size of lidar will grow rapidly from $680 million in 2019 to $13.54 billion in 2025, with a CAGR of 64.5%. With lidar starting mass production, automakers have been paying more attention to data privacy and information security. Establishing a reliable information security system is not only a compliance requirement but also an essential commitment to the customers.
In the future, Hesai will further enhance information security management, sharing its experience and expertise with the entire lidar industry.
DNV (Det Norske Veritas) is the world's leading international third-party organization providing management services. Established in 1864, it has a history of 158 years. In China, DNV is a leader in information security, cloud security, and personal data protection, accredited by UKAS and CNAS for ISO/IEC27001 certification. itSMF/UKAS also accredits DNV for certification in information technology service management systems.