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Designworks is a Cyber Essentials accredited web design and digital marketing agency.

Cyber Essentials is a government-backed certification scheme. It covers the essential actions your business should take to protect itself from cyberattacks. With a growing increase in cyberattacks, the Government’s National Cyber Security Strategy created the Cyber Essentials scheme to make the UK a more secure place to do business online.

The Cyber Essentials scheme features security controls around the following:

  • Security of internet connectivity
  • Device and software security
  • Access controls around data and services
  • Protection from viruses and other malware
  • Ensuring that all software and devices are kept up to date

Cyber Essentials accreditation, reassures current and future clients that their data protection and cyber security is of utmost importance. Many large business and public sector contracts now require suppliers to be Cyber Essentials accredited.