The PSNI Cyber Crime Centre form part of the UK Cyber Protect network. Through this network, the PSNI Cyber Crime Centre aims to improve the ability of local SME's, Charities and Voluntary Organisations to improve their ability to defend against common cyber attacks.
Working in partnership with the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC), the PSNI Cyber Crime Centre promote guidance specifically designed to assist you improve our organisations cyber security be that through free staff awareness sessions delivered by the Cyber Crime Centre or local support for NCSC guidance such as the Small Business Guide, Top Tips for Staff or Exercise in a Box.
Cyber Security Information Sharing Partnership (CISP)
The National Cyber Security Centre Cyber-Security Information Sharing Partnership (CiSP) is an online community for Northern Ireland organisations to share threats, vulnerability information and mitigation to protect against cyber incidents. Members are vetted and must agree to terms and conditions. Information supplied is protected by a strict traffic light system to ensure sensitive company information is protected.
The PSNI would encourage local businesses and industry to become members of the CiSP community in Northern Ireland. For more information concerning the application process contact the PSNI Cyber Crime Center at CyberProtect@psni.pnn.police.uk
Cyber Essentials is a Government-backed and industry supported scheme to help businesses protect themselves against the most common cyber threats and to demonstrate your commitment to cyber security.
Covering 5 basic controls from Securing your Internet Connection to Keeping devices and software up to date, any organisation can use the guidance to implement essential security controls.
It is not limited to companies in the private sector, but is also applicable to universities, charities and public sector organisations.
Have I Been Pwned
Check if you have an online account that has been breached by searching against your email address, password or organisations email domain.