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How Cyber Essentials can help secure your devices and software

The Cyber Essentials scheme is a world-leading assurance mechanism for organisations of all sizes to help demonstrate that the most critical cyber security controls have been implemented. Although not adequate in the – relatively uncommon – case of a cyber criminal targeting your organisation using bespoke tools, Cyber Essentials’ controls can prevent 80% of …

Preparing for a PCI audit

Compliance with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) is demonstrated by an audit of the cardholder data environment (CDE). The type of audit depends on the compliance requirements of the payment brand and the level of the …