Cyber Essentials Consultant in the Midlands and LondonIndependently guiding businesses through the Cyber Essentials accreditation to boost trust and growth.
Economit is Cyber Essentials Plus independently accredited who have successfully guided multiple businesses through the accreditation themselves and provided them with impartial advice throughout Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire, Leicestershire, West Midlands, Yorkshire and London.
What is Cyber Essentials?
The government-backed Cyber Essentials scheme is a world-leading and cost-effective solution to help businesses to reassure customers and stakeholders that the correct procedures and policies are in place to protect data and information.
There are two levels of the Cyber Essentials certification available to your organisation:
Cyber Essentials – Includes the process of a self-assessment questionnaire and an external vulnerability scan which independently confirms your security status
Cyber Essentials Plus – Includes everything for the standard Cyber Essentials certification, but also involves an additional internal scan and an on-site assessment
The benefits of having Cyber Essentials certification
The Cyber Essentials scheme provides many benefits to your business and it’s future.
- Protect your business against cyber attacks
- Ensure your supply chain is secure by protecting the data of your business, customers and suppliers
- Expand your business opportunities by improving your reputation with a Cyber Essentials certification
- Reduce cyber insurance premiums by demonstrating that you are actively working to improve your security
- Increase your chances of being permitted to work with the UK government and the MOD
Economit has achieved a Cyber Essentials certification and our consultants are experts in ensuring businesses are in line with the standards. Our consultants will independently assess your current practices and impartially provide reports and recommendations on what needs to change for you to achieve the certification.
Our Fractional CIO as a Service
Your on-demand CIO possesses all the skills needed to expertly manage a wide range of IT resources, including people, policies, devices, printers, telephone systems, data centres, servers and networks. We secure your data and IT systems against loss or attack by viruses or other malicious threats. Your fractional CIO will modify your IT security policy to protect corporate data on employees' mobile devices while ensuring the privacy of users’ personal data. We actively collaborate with your business departments to align your IT systems to their requirements and manage the systems to ensure they're constantly available to users. Our IT recommendations could include the restructure of your internal team to both challenge and support your employees. We review your IT department as part of our Resource Struc¬turing service to ensure your business has high performing IT people whose IT skills will drive your business.