We recently passed the Cyber Essentials Audit, which is a UK Government Scheme that describes key controls for keeping information secure, including:
Obtaining the Cyber Essentials certificate is a clear step towards demonstrating our commitment to protecting client data, and in turn, helping clients to protect their data too. It is also recommended by the Information Commissioners Office as a means to ensure your systems are suitable for GDPR. (Click to download their Practical Guide to IT security for the small business.)
Cyber Essentials aims to help organisations implement a good level of protection against cyber-attack, demonstrating to their customers that they take cyber security seriously. The controls within Cyber Essentials, when properly implemented, help to protect against internet-based attackers particularly using commodity capabilities – which are freely available on the internet.
For further information please see https://www.cyberessentials.ncsc.gov.uk/
If you would like help and advice in ensuring your IT systems are at the required standard for Cyber Essentials, please contact us.
Call React now on 01394 387337 or contact us