Cyber crime costs UK organisations over £27 billion each year. Such statistics, whilst staggering, hide the true cost of these types of attacks.
Data breaches, a loss of productivity, reputational harm, the welfare and safety of employees - everything can suffer irreparable damage.
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PROTECTING YOUR ORGANISATION
In this section you will find advice and guidance on how to prevent your organisation from suffering the full effects of cyber crime.
Our collection of security articles cover anything and everything cyber.
Learn about important security threats as well as key mitigation strategies as compiled by security experts working in the field.
We offer a plethora of video tutorials to help train different working groups within your organisation.
There are resources here for senior leadership, application users as well as technical staff charged with protecting your enterprise.
FREE CYBER POSTERS
Security posters can deliver a short, punchy cyber security message to the workforce and make a significant difference to the overall security posture of the organisation.
Check out our quirky Cyber Ninja collection. These can be disseminated electronically or as physical printouts.
If your organisation has suffered from a cyber attack, reach out to Action Fraud.
Cyber security engagement teams within the East Midlands can help you understand how you have been attacked and what you can do to mitigate the situation.
POLICE CYBER TEAMS
The East Midlands Special Operations represents the collective resources of the 5 counties of Derbyshire, Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, Nottinghamshire, and Northamptonshire.
You can reach out to your home force by visiting out contact us page
Police CyberAlarm is a free tool to help your business understand and monitor malicious cyber activity. Police CyberAlarm acts as a “CCTV camera” monitoring the traffic seen by your businesses’ connection to the internet. It will detect and provide regular reports of suspected malicious activity, enabling your business to minimise your vulnerabilities.
Vulnerability Scanning can be added and used to scan your businesses website and external IP addresses
The East Midlands Cyber Resilience Centre (EMCRC) is set up to support and help protect businesses across the region against cyber crime.
By working in conjunction with local universities and the five East Midlands police forces - Derbyshire, Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, Northamptonshire and Nottinghamshire - EMCRC possess the latest information on emerging cyber threats, criminal trends and best safeguarding practice. This enables the Centre - which offers a free membership option - to provide businesses with timely guidance to prepare and protect themselves from cyber criminals.
EMCRC is modelled on a successful structured collaboration acclaimed by the National Police Chiefs' Council (NPCC). It is part of a developing network of Resilience Centres across the UK with Business Resilience International Management.