Boon Edam Limited: Cyber Essentials Certified for Another Year
Ashford, Kent - February 2021 - Boon Edam Limited, the UK subsidiary of global market leaders Royal Boon Edam International B.V. in security entrances and architectural revolving doors, welcome another year of being Cyber Essentials certified.
What Is ‘Cyber Essentials’?
As a modern company, we heavily invest in the security of our digital data. Knowing that our customers and market rely so heavily on digital information, it is up to us at Boon Edam Limited to defend against cyber-attacks.
The release of ‘Cyber Essentials’ in 2014 changed the way organisations looked at digital security, offering a government led certification that allowed companies to defend against cyber attacks collectively, certifying against a UK Government sanctioned standard.
The Benefits of ‘Cyber Essentials’
The Cyber Essentials certification scheme helps to reduce the risk to essential online services by deterring possible cyber attackers. Here are the key beneficial features for us at Boon Edam:
1. Protects your organisation from 80% of common cyber threats– The 5 technical controls within the scheme when implemented, helps your organisation protect from 80% of common cyber-attacks and tighten security. The 5 controls are firewalls, secure configuration, control user access, anti-malware and phishing.
2. Increased credibility and reputation– Achieving Cyber Essentials certification shows your commitment to protecting your own data and that of your customers and clients. The certification increases the reputation of your business and shows your organisation is taking preventative actions to reduce the threat from cyber-attacks.
3. Win government contracts and open business opportunities– If your organisation is looking to bid for government contracts you will need to be Cyber Essentials certified. New business opportunities are opened as it demonstrates to business partners and new clients that you are working in a safe and secure digital environment.
Official points taken from businesstechweekly.com
Feeling Safe Online With Boon Edam Limited
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