As Trusted Partners in cybersecurity to the Scottish Business Resilience Council and Police Scotland, you can count on Commissum to help create a strong foundation of cybersecurity at your organisation.
Cyber Essentials is designed to fit a range of organisations, with pragmatism paid to smaller enterprises. There are two tiers in the scheme that represent increasing rigour of assessment and standards of security:
- Cyber Essentials - essentially based on an independently checked self-assessment and a vulnerability assessment
- Cyber Essentials Plus - an independently tested and verified external and internal assessment, offering a higher level of assurance
For smaller organisations and those in the third sector, a good starting point is to consult the online guides to establish the basics for yourself. Available documents include:
By becoming Cyber Essentials accredited, you could prevent the vast majority of cyber attacks from affecting your organisation. As well as demonstrating to your customers that you're serious about cybersecurity, Cyber Essentials also opens the door to bid for Government contracts.