Strong cyber hygiene is critical for all businesses, regardless of size or industry. Beyond proving your stance on security to employees, clients and partners – compliance ultimately means safety.

Compliance is an investment in the safety and future of your business.

Create a comprehensive cyber security program whilst meeting compliance obligations

Cyber Essentials

Cyber Essentials is a government-backed certification that outlines the core security procedures businesses should have in place to keep their systems secure. The scheme assesses your use of five core technical controls with a self-assessment questionnaire.

Cyber Essentials Plus

Cyber Essentials Plus goes one step further than Cyber Essentials, including an independent assessment carried out by a licensed auditor. The impartial auditor offers absolute assurance that your business has implemented all the cyber security measures crucial for protecting data.

ISO 27001

ISO 27001 is much more comprehensive, internationally recognised standard for Information Security Management Systems (ISMS). It sets out the conditions needed to establish, implement and maintain ISMS.

5 key controls of Cyber Essentials

1

Firewalls

Do your boundary firewalls and internet gateways provide secure internet connections?

2

Patch management

Are your devices and software updated with the latest updates?

3

Malware protection

Do you have adequate protection against viruses and malware? Bear in mind that anti-virus software no longer provides sufficient security. 

4

Secure configuration

Do all you company devices have the most secure settings turned on?

5

User access control

Do you have full control and visibility over who is accessing your network?