The British Standards Institution has been accredited by CREST as a certifying body for the UK Government’s Cyber Essentials Scheme. CREST is the not-for-profit professional body that diligently represents the technical information security industry.
Chris Lewis, certification director at the BSI, commented: “We’re delighted to have been accredited by CREST for the UK Government’s Cyber Essentials Scheme. Any organisation involved in the Government’s procurement processes for contracts that involve handling sensitive and personal information will need Cyber Essentials. We’re looking forward to helping our customers provide a greater level of security and confidence in their organisations through certification.”