Cyber Security Essentials

Protect your business and your bottom line. Our cyber security assessment services can help you meet compliance and regulation requirements

Cyber Security Essentials
Cyber Security Essentials

Safeguard your brand, your customers and your revenue

Cyber security is no longer just for big brands or global conglomerates. The cyber threat landscape has evolved and criminals and their methods are becoming increasingly sophisticated. The result? No business can afford to be without a cyber security strategy to help mitigate the impact of a cyber attack.

But with so many options on the market, where do you begin?

Start with a risk management framework, like Cyber Essentials or the IASME Standard. It’s here we can help you with a host of assessment services designed around the adoption of information risk management frameworks and achieving certification.

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Cyber Essentials

Cyber Essentials is a government-backed framework that addresses 80% of the most common cyber threats, while providing the foundation to tackle the remaining 20% that are specific to your business. This framework is required for most government tenders and is becoming one of the more popular starting points for your cyber security journey.

Cyber Essentials Plus

This is an extension of the Cyber Essentials scheme, and can only be completed once Cyber Essentials has been successfully achieved. Cyber Essentials Plus includes internal and external vulnerability scanning to physically test the Cyber Essential controls that you have in place.

IASME Standard

This is an effective and affordable alternative of the international ISO27001 best-practice accreditation. This has been designed specifically for smaller businesses looking to reap the benefits of having a cyber security accreditation to their name. It also includes readiness assessments for Cyber Essentials and the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), due to be introduced in 2018.

IASME Gold Standard

This is an extension of the IASME Standard accreditation, which includes an on-site review of operational controls as well as a more in-depth documentation review.

Features at a glance

Risk management framework

Having a risk management framework in place demonstrates to customers, suppliers and other stakeholders that you have the right checks in place to combat the cyber threat and protect their data.

Expert resources

Pulsant has a team of cyber security experts and assessors that can help your organisation achieve certification and begin your cyber assurance journey. We are licensed to certify for Cyber Essentials , Cyber Essentials Plus and the IASME governance standard.

Continuous Compliance

Our continuous compliance platform has been designed by cloud and security architects, and is validated by auditors themselves. Developed to meet public cloud security requirements out-of-the-box, the platform offers comprehensive coverage and a 24/7/365 incident reaction and management capability.

Cyber Security Essentials resources

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Cyber Essentials, addressing online threats and mitigating risk

Take a look at our infographic that scopes out the cyber threat landscape and looks at risk mitigation.
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Cyber Essentials video

Listen to our cyber security expert Hazel Freeman talk about the importance of mitigating risk and having the right
Handbook

Navigating the Cyber Security Landscape

Find out more about the evolving cyber threat landscape and what your business can do to navigate it. Download our handbook.
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Cyber Essentials, mitigating risk and protecting your business

Download our brochure to find out more on our Cyber Essentials assessment service.

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