Taking the Step Up to Cyber Essentials PLUS Welcome to the fourth of our Cyber Essentials (CE) blog series. Here, Perspective Risk’s resident Cyber Essentials guru Tom Sherwood takes time out to talk all things Cyber Essentials PLUS. Let’s dive in! What’s the Difference between Cyber Essentials and Cyber Essentials PLUS? Probably the most important decision when considering Cyber Essentials is whether to go for the standard Cyber Essentials (CE) certification or take the plunge and opt … Read More »
The Cyber Essentials Scan Hello and welcome to the third of our Cyber Essentials (CE) blog series, where we help you improve your chances of Cyber Essentials certification. As an external certifying body, we encounter common errors which can result in a disappointing fail. In our previous post we provided guidance on the Cyber Essentials Questionnaire. Here our Cyber Security pro Abdul Ikbal discusses the next stage: the Cyber Essentials scan. What is the Cyber Essentials Scan? The … Read More »
The Cyber Essentials Questionnaire Greetings to the second part of our Cyber Essentials (CE) series. Here, our infosec specialist Abdul Ikbal shares some quick advice on the Cyber Essentials Questionnaire. Cyber Essentials is a UK government endorsed standard. It demands compliance with a range of security measures that afford protection against common threats. Certification demonstrates to the wider world that information security is important to you and reassures those whose data you manage. The first stage towards … Read More »
The Cyber Essentials Assessment Welcome to the first of our Cyber Essentials (CE) series, where our sysadmin Neil Gibb tackles the unattractively named Bloatware and shows why it’s a barrier to valuable CE certification. Preparing your corporate network for the Cyber Essentials or Cyber Essentials Plus assessment can be daunting, and often presents more questions than answers. In this series we set out to answer the common questions. We’ll share practical, step-by-step guidance and help you on your journey … Read More »
Alex Martin and Andrew Wrigglesworth were both very helpful. Project: Cyber Essentials Certification
The service I received from Perspective Risk in general and Prav Kara in particular, was excellent. Despite the fact that we had never met or done business with one another before, Prav was able to prioritise us for a next day service. This ensured that a time pressured situation for us was made as smooth as possible. We received very quick responses containing clear recommendations during the process rather than waiting until it had all finished which … Read More »
Great communication as fast response from everyone we spoke to. Project: Cyber Essentials Certification
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