What is Cyber Essentials scheme?
Cyber-hygiene is linked to cyber-security because poor cyber-hygiene adversely affect organisation's cyber security. Conversely, How the cyber security policies and procedures are designed and ...
Cyber Essentials is a government-backed and CREST-approved Cyber Security certification scheme that sets out a good baseline of cyber security suitable for all End-User organisations across all business sectors. The scheme addresses five key controls that, when implemented correctly, can prevent around 80% of cyber attacks. Today, they are readily made available in Asia through us. Click to download CE Flyer
Cyber-hygiene is linked to cyber-security because poor cyber-hygiene adversely affect organisation's cyber security. Conversely, How the cyber security policies and procedures are designed and implemented will affect individual's cyber hygiene. So, it starts with individual establishing online-safety in his/her daily life/routines to ensure good practices are constantly exhibited through his behavior, and perhaps a constant periodic check, like an IT health-check. Essentially, good cyber-security policy will improve individual's cyber-hygiene. As a result, members of good cyber-hygiene leads to Cyber Resilience of a larger group or community. There’s no right or wrong answer but missing those controls can directly influence cyber-hygiene, such as selecting good password, consciously install/maintain security software on their devices, protect their data and avoid any potential threat or risk sources during their online interaction and etc.
... Look to Cyber Essentials for a start to sort out what's necessary for Cyber Hygiene ...
Cyber Essentials is a government-backed and CREST-approved cyber security certification scheme, that sets out a good baseline of cyber security suitable for all End-User organisations across all business sectors. The scheme addresses five key controls that, when implemented correctly, can prevent around 80% of cyber attacks. Click here to download a Cyber Essentials Flyer
Cyber Essentials packaged solutions
Define the Organization-wide or segmented units for Certification
Determine Critical Business Process
Collect relevant Systems inventory (Hardware/SW/Application/Website/Middleware and etc.. ) supporting the critical business process
Apply the five controls concept to the systems inventory where possible and relevant
Identify the Gap/s, and
perform Gap Analysis which will give visibility to the risk or exposure
Compliance Plan for Mitigation or Remediation
Apply the relevant stop-gap measures i.e.; match to the requirements or standards
Make sure there’s a proper Change Control and Documentation Procedure
Change Control log
Test and Implement
Review & Approval
Compliance review (Optional)
Consult the consultants
Do It Yourself
Choose this solution if you are comfortable carrying out the Cyber Essentials preparations yourself. With this option, you can submit the self-assessment questionnaire (SAQ) and undertake the assessments once you are ready for certification. This service will help you achieve CREST-accredited Cyber Essentials certification for just SG$680.
This package provides everything you need to achieve CREST-accredited Cyber Essentials Plus certification at a price of SG$2,880.
Get A Little Help
We recommend this option for organisations that are confident they have the skills to reach Cyber Essentials certification, but need a little guidance to point them in the right direction. This package provides all of the tools and resources you need at an affordable prices of SG$1,288 to achieve CREST-accredited certification to Cyber Essentials.
This package provides all of the tools and resources you need to achieve CREST-accredited certification to Cyber Essentials Plus, including the external and internal vulnerability scans, on-site assessment and certification service. Only at a price of SG$3,688.
Get A Lot of Help
This certification package includes a full-day, on-site consultancy service, the Cyber Essentials Documentation Toolkit, Cyber Essentials Plus certification, in addition to the required tests and scans, aimed at helping you meet the requirements of the scheme and successfully achieve certification to Cyber Essentials Plus. This Get A Lot Of Help Packaged Solution is priced at SG$4,688.
The Cyber Essentials Health Check includes includes a gap analysis of your current controls against those of the Cyber Essentials Scheme. Following this assessment, our expert Cyber Essentials consultants will provide you with a detailed report explaining where your shortcomings lie, and present you with an outline of the recommended actions you should take in order to meet the requirements of the scheme.
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