Cyber Essentials

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Cyber Essentials is fast becoming the benchmark expectation for suppliers on government and defence contracts. Originally launched in 2014 as an assessment strategy to accompany the NCSC (National Cyber Security Centre) Cyber Essentials is a UK government-led scheme that provides an accessible way for companies of all sizes to demonstrate their commitment to cybersecurity through a recognised and government-backed standard.

What does Cyber Essentials cover?

Within the Cyber Essentials scheme, there are five control categories which cover the five most-prominent cyber risks that affect organisations. These controls include the following:


What are the benefits of Cyber Essentials certification?

Being Cyber Essentials certified demonstrates that your organisation has a fundamental understanding of cyber security. Cyber Essentials is a requirement for many Government contracts, being Cyber Essentials certified increases your eligibility to tender for sales into UK government departments.

Once you’re certified, we will provide you with a toolkit so you can use the logo on your website and company collateral – this is a great way to show your customers that you are a safe and secure organisation to work with.

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