Cyber Essentials Services

Cyber Essentials helps you to guard against the most common cyber threats and demonstrate your commitment to cyber security.

MT Services are ideally placed to help you through the Cyber Essentials Certification process, providing pre-assessment consultancy, help and advice during the Cyber Essentials process and the actual assessment itself.

Cyber Essentials

Cyber Essentials is an effective, Government backed scheme that will help you to protect your organisation, whatever its size, against a whole range of the most common cyber attacks.

Cyber attacks come in many shapes and sizes, but the vast majority are very basic in nature, carried out by relatively unskilled individuals. They’re the digital equivalent of a thief trying your front door to see if it’s unlocked. Our advice is designed to prevent these attacks.

Levels of Certification

Cyber Essentials
A self-assessment option gives you protection against a wide variety of the most common cyber attacks. This is important because vulnerability to basic attacks can mark you out as target for more in-depth unwanted attention from cyber criminals and others.

Cyber Essentials Plus
Cyber Essentials Plus still has the Cyber Essentials trademark simplicity of approach, and the protections you need to put in place are the same, but for Cyber Essentials Plus a hands-on technical verification is carried out.


The 5 Controls

Use a firewall to secure your internet connection

Choose the most secure settings for your devices and software

Control who has access to your data and services

Protect yourself from viruses and other malware

Keep your devices and software up to date

Why Certify

Reassure customers that you are working to secure your IT against cyber attack.

Attract new business with the promise you have cyber security measures in place.

If you would like to bid for central government contracts which involve handling sensitive and personal information or the provision of certain technical products and services, you will require Cyber Essentials Certification.

Cyber Insurance

Cyber insurance is included as part of Cyber Essentials certification for UK based organisations with a turnover of less than £20 million. This cover gives up to £25,000 worth of liability.

In the event of a breach, businesses are able to ring an emergency helpline. Which includes the services of a cyber incident response team whose job is to help resolve the problem. Also includes is help from a legal team who would deal with any litigation and regulation issues.

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