Cyber Risk is a concern for businesses both small and large, as cyber attacks can have significant negative impact, whether direct financial theft, financial penalties and cost incurred due to data theft, reputational damage and loss of customer trust, and the shut down of critical business operations and services.
We recommend the following information security standards and guidance.
|Cyber Essentials https://www.cyberstreetwise.com/cyberessentials/|
|Cyber Essentials is a UK government backed, industry supported scheme to help businesses to protect themselves against common cyber attacks.|
|NIST Cyber Essentials http://www.nist.gov/cyberframework/|
|National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is a unit of the U.S. Commerce Department. The NIST Cyber Framework provides a risk based approach to help business manage and prioritise against cyber risk.|
|The ISO 27000 family of standards helps organisations keep information assets secure. ISO27001:2013 is one of world's leading Information Security Management Standards, and provides a framework for businesses to manage information security professionally. Compliance with this standard demonstrates information security best practices are in place by the business holding it to customers and partners.|
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