Cyber Essentials Certification
Protect your organisation from Cyber Security
threats with Cyber Essentials.
The Cyber Essentials accreditation improves your SME’s reputation as a cyber secure part of a supply chain, making you an appealing partner for larger organisations to work with.
The accreditation also shows that an organisation takes the issue of cybersecurity seriously, making them eligible to apply for certain ICT Government contracts that are only awarded to companies that meet Cyber Essentials standards. After completing the certification process, clients will be able to display the Cyber Essentials badge on their official documents, helping third parties identify that your business is accredited.
Cyber Essentials Plus
Cyber Essentials Plus, is obtained after a more complex process of external and internal independent testing. It offers a much higher level of assurance by covering 5 areas:
- Boundary Firewalls and Internet Gateways
- Secure Configuration
- User Access Control
- Malware Protection
- Email Systems
- Patch Management
As with Cyber Essentials, our online self-assessment portal guides you through the different sections of the Cyber Essentials Plus process and gives advice for each question, with the option of seeking advice from one of our cybersecurity specialists if necessary.
After completing the certification process, clients will be able to display the Cyber Essentials Plus badge on their official documents, which will help third parties identify that your business takes cyber security seriously.
PGI is an official UK Cyber Essentials certifying body and our online self-assessment portal guides you through the 5 different sections of the Cyber Essentials process. The portal explains and gives advice for each question, with the option of seeking advice from one of our cyber experts if necessary.