Demonstrating security measures is a useful marketing tool

Stand out as the supplier of choice by demonstrating the cyber security measures you have in place. Make it easy to find the level of security measures in place and enable your organisation to stand out from the competition. Cyber security compliance then becomes another marketing tool rather than another task. Displaying the level of security measures…

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Businesses and organisations responsible for security of data says government report

Government to use levers to exert pressure on businesses and organisations to manage their cyber risks. The National Cyber Security Strategy Report 2016 was published yesterday. The report says that the government intends to use various levers such as the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), insurers, regulators and investors, to exert influence on businesses and…

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Responsibility for cyber security can not be outsourced, the board needs to take control.

Directors believe there should be tougher punishments for inadequate cyber security. The majority of decision makers, however, are unaware of the Cyber Essentials scheme. The board needs to take control and ‘own’ their cyber security. An article in the Telegraph recently reported that the majority of directors believe that companies should face more severe punishments…

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Cyber Essentials-MOD uses government backed scheme for supplier selection

MOD requires Cyber Essentials

Cyber Essentials is the MOD’s base requirement to be implemented by their supply chain to protect against cyber security threats. This will be followed by additional requirements depending on the cyber risk profile detailed by Defence Cyber Protection Partnership (DCPP). This is part of the Government plans to invest heavily in cyber security over the…

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