Cyber Essentials – This level of certification is awarded on the basis of a completed self-assessment questionnaire. This evaluates your processes against five basic security controls:
- Boundary firewalls and internet gateways
- Secure configuration
- User access control
- Malware protection
- Patch management
Cyber Essentials Plus – This level offers a higher level of assurance. It contains the same elements as Cyber Essentials, evaluating your processes against five basic security controls – plus:
- A simulated phishing attack to test that the five key controls are working in practice
- A build review of representative workstations and mobile devices
- Evidence of compliance to increase the validity of certification
Cyber Essentials Trusted Partner
In 2019, the Scottish Business Resilience Centre announced a Trusted Partners scheme which carries the endorsement of Police Scotland. SecuriGroup is proud to be included on this List.
The List includes independent companies who are accredited to assist organisations achieve Cyber Essentials and certify compliance with network control standards, not only mitigating against cyber attacks, but helping to progress and grow business safely online.