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The Defence Cyber Protection Partnership Cyber Security Model

Introduction For projects starting from April 2016, all suppliers will be required to meet the Defence Cyber Protection Partnership (DCPP) Cyber Security Model (CSM). This will mean that in addition to Cyber Essentials (CE), all parties involved will also be required to meet corresponding governance requirements. Following on from the earlier (1st January 2016) notification […]

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MoD is backing the Cyber Essentials Scheme

As of the 1st January 2016, all MoD contractors and sub-contractors will now be required to have cyber essentials or cyber essentials plus. It is also important to be aware that this extends to all MoD procurement, suppliers and subcontractors, even if they are not working directly with/for the MoD. For projects starting after 1st January, all suppliers […]

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Aerospace, Defence and Marine (ADM) Industry Leadership Group

7 Elements CEO appointed by the Aerospace, Defence and Marine (ADM) Industry Leadership Group. The full article can be found here.

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Incident Response

As part of the Cyber Academy ‘Cybercrime Investigations & Incident Response Bootcamp’, our CEO David Stubley will be delivering training to UK Law Enforcement. For more information on our approach to incident response, please visit our site.

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Cyber Essentials

      7 Elements achieves Cyber Essentials Certification body status. 7 Elements, are now a certification body able to deliver Cyber Essentials (CE) and Cyber Essentials Plus (CE+) engagements for organisations that are aiming to meet this standard. The move comes as 7 Elements looks to expand its service offering to include a cost effective […]

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Incident Response – keep cool in a crisis

SC Magazine recently published an article by our CEO, David Stubley on the topic of how to keep cool in a crisis. “Learn from the misfortunes of your peers and prepare to defend against repeat use of the same cyber-attack techniques as part of your defence planning” advises David Stubley. The full article can be […]

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Cyber Security breakfast meetups for SMEs

Our CEO David Stubley will be presenting at the upcoming Cyber Security breakfast meetups for SMEs (Edinburgh) event on the 29th January at 8am. During this talk David will explore the question of “What is Cyber Security?” Using real life case studies David will provide insight into the current and future threats faced by UK […]

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ScotlandIS Ecommerce Masterclass: Security and Legal

Our CEO David Stubley will be presenting at the upcoming Ecommerce Masterclass: Security and Legal event being held by ScotlandIS. At the event David will cover the current threat landscape and provide real life examples of online attacks. The event will be held at the Bonham Hotel in Edinburgh on the 29th January 2015 at […]

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Information Security Assurance from a Resilience Perspective

SC Magazine recently published an article by our CEO, David Stubley on the topic of resilience and the need to adopt a holistic approach to information security. “If we accept that our defences will no longer hold against every attack and we cannot therefore be 100 percent secure, then we also need to think about information security from a […]

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Scottish cluster for the UK Cyber Security Forum

We are pleased to announce that we are collaborating with ZoneFox to establish the Scottish cluster for the UK Cyber Security Forum. The UK Cyber Security Forum represents small companies who are actively working in cyber security across the UK. As the leading independent information security consultancy in Scotland we are proud to work closely with other SMEs to develop Scotland’s […]

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