ISO 14298, an international standard, outlines the requirements for a security printing management system. It addresses the shortcomings of current security printing practices, which often lack sufficient assurances of effective security controls to safeguard the interests of customers and the general public. By adopting this standard, organizations can establish, document, implement, and maintain a robust security printing management system. The decision to adopt this system is a strategic one for an organization, and its design and implementation are influenced by specific objectives, provided products, employed processes, security environment, and other relevant factors. To achieve the objectives of this system, standardized measures are implemented to address all security threats identified through organizational risk assessment.
The security requirements related to the security printing management system, as outlined in ISO 14298, can include the following: