Polk Receives Coveted International Standard for Information Security Management Systems: Southfield-based Polk, the provider of automotive information and marketing services, announced that its U.S.-based operations have received the prestigious ISO/IEC 7001:2005 certification from SRI Quality System Registrar, an internationally accredited registrar for management systems standards. This coveted distinction is the international standard for the Information Security Management Systems comprised of more than 140 controls covering information security, privacy and compliance. Benefits of the certification include an enhanced customer alignment as many of Polk’s customers have adopted ISO/IEC 27001:2005 as their partial or exclusive information security standard. Furthermore, this achievement provides increased confidence in Polk’s ability to handle customer information appropriately, consistently and securely while demonstrating the company’s commitment to operational excellence and continuous improvement. More at www.polk.com.