Steve Cast

i-UG Marketing Co-ordinator

Cyber Essentials

Cyber Essentials is a United Kingdom government information assurance scheme that is operated by the National Cyber Security Centre.  It encourages organisations to adopt good practice in information security.  Cyber Essentials also includes an assurance framework and a simple set of security controls to protect information from threats coming from the internet.

This presentation, delivered by i-UG board member, Steve Cast, introduces the topic and looks at the essential elements of the framework and explores the relevance for IBM i.  Attendees will leave with a clearer understanding of the Cyber Essentials program, the five technical controls and how to start the certification process for their organisation.