Macau – Macau Slot (Sociedade de Lotarias e Apostas Mútuas de Macau) has been awarded the BS 7799-2:2002 Information Security Management certification from BSI Management Systems. According to BSI, a developer of standards and provider of international certification and assessment services, Macau Slot is the first gaming company to gain such a certification in Asia.
One of the key objectives for implementing the BS 7799 system is to provide a secured environment for the customers' as well as the company's data. BS 7799 will effectively protect all customer information as the entire data process from creation, execution to destruction; all such activities are controlled and monitored by the standard. In addition, the system will also enhance internal information management for Macau Slot, whose staff can then carry out their tasks under a unified information management standard.