How Serious Is Cyber Security To You?

Cyber Security

How Serious Is Cyber Security To You?

There is no way that a cyber security risk can be fully eliminated. However, there are steps that organizations and businesses can take to prevent attacks or mitigate the consequences if they occur.

Cyber Essentials a Government backed scheme that will help you to protect your organisation, whatever its size, against a whole range of the most common cyber attacks and we at Apex, are assisting our customers to gain the accreditation.

This helps protect your organisation against cyber-attacks and the most common cyber threats. It also demonstrates your commitment to Cyber Security to your customers.

It can help you to:

  • Reassure customers that you are working to secure your IT against cyber attacks
  • Attract new business with the promise that you have cyber security measures in place
  • Have a clear picture of your organisation’s cyber security level
  • Comply with Government contracts requiring Cyber Essentials certification

We work with an approved accreditation agency called Xyone.

You can find out more about it on the link above.

There are two levels of Cyber Essentials accreditation available:

Cyber Essentials: This is completed internally with Apex Computing’s help, in the form of a self-answer questionnaire which is then accredited by Xyone.

Xyone charge £300+VAT for the accreditation

Cyber Essentials Plus: This has the same criteria as Essentials, but it is independently audited onsite by a team of specialists from Xyone.

If you would like more information and would like to see how we can help you and your business, give us a call on 0161 233 0099.