With cybercrime ever present and rising year on year, cyber criminals are not just attacking banks and larger companies. Their sophisticated hacking techniques are searching to target any online organisation which isn’t properly protected, causing reputational damage and business disruption.
Williams Commerce are delighted to have recently passed and acquired their Cyber Essentials Certification, a government endorsed certification scheme, which demonstrates to customers that our organisation has met government standards to ensure measures are in place for keeping clients’ information secure.
The Cyber Essentials certification further meets the new EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) requirements, for when they reach the UK.
The Cyber Essentials certification was created to address the government and industry needs to ensure that suppliers and partners have a standard level of cyber security in place.
Customers of businesses who have been accredited with the Cyber Essentials Certification have the confidence that their chosen partner is able to provide evidence that their assets and data are resilient against cyber threats.
The Cyber Essentials Certification covers the following controls;
- Patch Management
- Malware Protection
- Access Control
- Secure Configuration
- Boundary firewalls and internet gateways
The Cyber Essentials Certification provides our customers with a level of confidence that cyber controls are implemented effectively and that Williams Commerce are dedicated to continuous improvements. We take Cyber Security as a very serious and most important aspect of all our customers business’s, large or small.
Locate Williams Commerce Cyber Essentials Certification here; https://apmg-certified.com/PublicOrgLogin/Certificate.aspx