Cyber Essentials Certification
The Cyber Essentials Scheme enables an organisation to demonstrate to customers, partners, and regulators that they have implemented the appropriate cyber controls to protect against commodity attacks.
Commodity attacks are performed by unskilled, internet-based attackers using freely available tools from the internet.
Complementary Cyber Security Insurance
Our one year complementary cyber insurance of £25K is available for organisations:
That have been certified to Cyber Essentials.
Where the assessment has covered the whole organisation.
With a turnover less than £20 million.
This will cover breaches committed by hackers, employees, ex-employees, and contractors. It includes costs to engage legal, IT forensics, data restoration, reputational protection, notification costs and credit and ID monitoring services, following an actual or suspected breach of personal or corporate information, an IT security or system failure
Cyber Essentials Self Certification
Responses to the self assessment questions are managed through our secure on-line portal, enabling you to complete the assessment with ease at a pace that suits.
There are 64 questions in the self-assessment scheme. The questions are answered on a secure portal and marked by Forti5 Technologies.
On successfully completing the assessment, you can display the Cyber Essentials badge on your website along with supporting, publicity material.
Furthermore, the you will be entitled to one year's complimentary cyber security insurance.
This is a cost effective route to certification for businesses that have strong IT department or compliance with other security schemes (such as ISO27001).
Cyber Essentials Assisted Certification
For many SMEs and the process of self-certification can be daunting. Forti5 Technologies offer you the technical expertise to assist you in qualifying for Cyber Essentials.
We'll spend half a day with you to identify the key areas that you need to address and how to address these. We'll also assist you in answering the questions on the certification portal.
On successfully completing the assessment, your business can display the Cyber Essentials badge on your website along with other publicity material. Furthermore, you'll be entitled to a year's cover on our complimentary, cyber security insurance.
We also offer additional services to help with the design of the process and controls for compliance with Cyber Essentials.
Additional Services for Cyber Essentials
Monthly or Annual Support (including a monthly call to check you are keeping up to date.
Firewall Installation set up (close ports, rules, etc. plus 2 factor) plus monthly monitoring.
Cyber Essentials Awareness Training. 1/2 day on Premises training.
Two Day Cyber Security course aimed at all staff.