ITU-T Rec. X.1051 | ISO/IEC 27011:
a) establishes guidelines and general principles for initiating, implementing, maintaining, and improving information security management in telecommunications organizations based on ISO/IEC 27002;
b) provides an implementation baseline of information security management within telecommunications organizations to ensure the confidentiality, integrity and availability of telecommunications facilities and services.
As a result of implementing this Recommendation | International Standard, telecommunications organizations, both within and between jurisdictions, will:
a) be able to assure the confidentiality, integrity and availability of the global telecommunications facilities and services;
b) have adopted secure collaborative processes and controls ensuring the lowering of risks in the delivery of telecommunications services;
c) be able to redeployed resources to more productive activities;
d) have adopted a consistent holistic approach to information security;
e) be able to improve personnel awareness and morale, and increase public trust.
The objectives of this Recommendation | International Standard are to provide practical guidance specially suited for telecommunications organizations on:
a) commonly‑accepted goals of information security management specifically suited for telecommunications organizations;
b) information security management practices to assist in the building of confidence for telecommunications activities.