Trusted support to achieve Cyber Essentials Certification

By Georgia Routledge Office Manager Thirty-four IT support companies have signed up to work exclusively with Indelible Data on Cyber Essentials since its Trusted Partner scheme launched a year ago. Indelible Data identifies experts who have demonstrated the skills and knowledge required to help companies achieve Cyber Essentials and Cyber Essentials Plus certifications. More than …

Capture the Flag paintball-style

HIGH octane, competitive fun in the blistering Cumbrian heat was just what the team needed to reset to a new norm. Team Indelible Data entered the Raw War forest to capture a physical instead of a virtual flag for a change, while toting paintball guns. With temperatures reaching 27 degrees C, wearing masks and overalls, …

Tips on getting documentation right for ISO 27001 certification

By Hannah Kelly Cyber Security Technologist When aiming to achieve your ISO 27001 certification, it is important to know what common pitfalls you can fall prey to, so you can effectively avoid them. There are some commonplace “hiccups” that could lead to unnecessary delays in your certification. Below, are three areas look out for:  Ensure any documentation is recorded …

Cyber Essentials certification

Cyber Essentials Certification Body exceeds 2500 certificates

Indelible Data has issued 2500 Cyber Essentials certificates since the launch of the government scheme, establishing it as one of the most successful Cyber Essentials Certification Bodies in the UK. Demand for certification has not slowed during lockdown, suggesting companies are prioritising cyber security even during the pandemic. Indelible Data’s Managing Director Tony Wilson said: …

Cyber Essentials Plus checklist for remote testing

This Cyber Essentials Plus checklist helps you through the remote testing process. Due to the pandemic, we are performing most of our assessments remotely. This requires a structured approach so nothing is missed. (Please note that further details are sent to you on acceptance of the Cyber Essentials Plus quote). Before reading this checklist, we …

Business is brisk for vaccine scammers

By Hannah Kelly Cyber Security Technologist COVID scammers posing as the NHS are targeting people via text and offering the vaccine for cash. The texts are also offering recipients the chance to register for vaccination, which is catching people out especially the elderly and vulnerable. The NHS would never ask or require you to prove …

Home working and the risks of mobile devices

By Euan Henderson Cyber Security Technologist The use of staff-owned devices for work has become more common during the Pandemic. As many organisations see the switch to home working as permanent and are letting office tenancies lapse, a robust approach must be taken to the security of Bring Your Own Devices (BYOD). Home working brings …