Magnum Corporation Sdn. Bhd. ("MAGNUM") was first awarded with the World Lottery Association (WLA) Security Control Standard Certification on 4 November 2013.
MAGNUM is the first lottery company in Asia to be awarded with both the WLA Security Control Standard and the ISO/IEC 27001 certifications for its Lottery operations in Malaysia.
In September 2015, Magnum successfully obtained the certification for the ISO/IEC 27001:2013 which is an updated version of the ISO/IEC 27001:2005 standard.
The WLA Security Control Standard, WLA-SCS:2012 is a comprehensive set of controls and standards for lottery operators and vendors worldwide, which also includes compliance with the ISO/IEC 27001:2013 Standard for Information Security Management Systems.
The much improved ISO/IEC 27001:2013 standard now has 114 security controls representing current best security practices while the WLA-SCS:2012 added an additional 111 security requirements, including 90 lottery-specific security controls, ensuring an effective management of security in MAGNUM.
Compliance with the WLA-SCS shows MAGNUM’s commitment to security and integrity in operating a Lottery business. It enables MAGNUM to ensure effective security measures are in place within all the various operating units in the business.