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Cyber Essentials – Giving back to those that give the most

Discounted Cyber Essentials for registered charities

UK charities hold valuable financial information and sensitive personal and commercial data. It comes as no surprise that charities are a significant target when it comes to cyber criminals. This summer The Charity Commission confirmed that 30 UK charities have been affected by the Blackbaud ransomware attack. Overall, a quarter of UK charities have experienced a cyber attack in the last 12 months according to a Government report published earlier this year.

To help we’ve teamed up with IASME Consortium to provide charities with a discounted rate for Cyber Essentials certification during 2-9th November.

What savings can I expect?

The Cyber Essentials scheme addresses the five core technical controls that have been proven to prevent 80% of internet born attacks. The Cyber Essentials certification also include automatic cyber liability insurance for any UK organisation that certifies their whole organisation and have less than £20m annual turnover (terms apply) £̶3̶0̶0̶ ̶+̶ ̶V̶A̶T̶ ̶ £225 + VAT. 

To take advantage of this promotion, applicant charities will be required to:

  • Demonstrate your registered charity status through submission of your charity name and registered charity number.
  • Make your applications during the week of the 2nd to the 6th of November 2020. All applications must be received before 5pm on Friday 6th November.
  • Once your application has been made between the 2nd and 6th of November, you must commence the assessment within one month.
  • Assessments must be completed and submitted by 18th December 2020.
  • Please note the campaign discounts apply to ‘self-assessments’ only.

Why choose us for Cyber Essentials?

We have over 30 years' of experience in cyber security.

Our assessors are senior penetration testers and industry experts.

We help you build a strong foundation for your company’s cybersecurity.

Build your own Cyber Essentials package with Falanx Cyber

Falanx Cyber offer additional services to help charities certify for Cyber Essentials. These include:

  • Portal Video Guide – Our video will explain each question within the assessment and guide you through the answers expected for each section.
  • Half day consultation – Book a half-day consultation that can be taken all in one go or over the period of the certification (remote or onsite).
  • Cyber Essentials Plus pre-assessment – providing you results ahead of  the test, increasing your chances of passing first time.
Fill in the form below to add any of these services to your discounted Cyber Essentials package.
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  • Cyber Essentials certification includes defining the scope, completing the questionnaire, and an external verification from the accrediting body. To help you, we provide certain services. You can choose which ones you want to build your own bespoke package.

    What you get

    • Access to an intelligent online portal that provides guidance at all stages, as well as identifying any potential snag points prior to submission of your final questionnaire.

    • Certification by an accredited assessor with detailed feedback on responses

    • Comprehensive assessment report

    • One free retest *

    • Free Cyber Insurance up to £25,000 **

    • *All identified failures must be remediated within 48hrs of notification.
      **Company needs to have turnover of less than £20 Million, HQ domiciled in UK and have whole company in scope of certification.

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