Cyber Essentials Scheme

How to Address the Dangers of Personal Devices for Work

What happens when an employee downloads a virus onto one of their personal devices that you have allowed access your company systems?

Grant McGregor takes a look at an emerging weak spot in many companies’ defences.

SCVO Releases Additional Cyber Security Vouchers to Third Sector

The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations (SCVO) has opened the door for another round of voucher applications in order to help Third Sector organisations in Scotland achieve the valuable, Government-backed Cyber Essentials Certificate.

The vouchers are essentially grants of up to £1,000 that allow Scottish Charities and Non-Profit organisations get expert assistance, tailored advice, assessment and their application submitted.

Read this blog to find out more…

Cyber Essentials – Easy as 1-2-3?

The Government-backed Cyber Essentials scheme is becoming both increasingly well-known and applied for. We think this is a good thing.

Whether you’re a business owner, IT Professional or involved in IT decision-making in any way, everyone benefits from going through the process and obtaining this valuable certificate.

How can that be a good thing for all and what’s involved? Whatever your role, we think you’ll find something interesting in this article…

Why shrewd companies are getting tested and certified for Cyber Essentials

It’s tempting to see the UK Government’s new Cyber Essentials scheme as not worthy of investigation if you’re an established organisation with good IT systems in place.

But our experience as an IASME Gold Certified Essentials Certifying Body has taught us that this isn’t always the case…

Protect your Business, your Clients and your Supply Chain with the UK Government’s Cyber Essentials Security Standard

Cybercrime and attacks on businesses large and small is increasing at a rapid rate yet 80% of cyber-attacks could be prevented or reduced if businesses put these simple cyber security controls in place!

Discover how to protect your Business, your Clients and your Supply Chain with the UK Government’s Cyber Essentials standard.

Cybercrime is on the rise! Discover how to protect your Business, your Clients and your Supply Chain with the UK Government’s Cyber Essentials standard.

Cybercrime and attacks on businesses large and small is increasing at a rapid rate yet 80% of cyber-attacks could be prevented or reduced if businesses put these simple cyber security controls in place! Discover how to protect your Business, your Clients and your Supply Chain with the UK Government’s Cyber Essentials standard.

Learning the lessons of 2016: How SMEs can improve their cyber security practices this year

This time last year, we were contemplating 2015 as the year of the data breach. We were taking stock and trying to learn the lessons so that we could better protect ourselves and our businesses from the growing threat of … Continued