MSPs and IT Resellers

Small businesses at risk of multimillion pound fines for breaking GDPR rules
November 28, 2019

Small businesses at risk of multimillion pound fines for breaking GDPR rules

A new survey has revealed many small business owners are still clueless about GDPR. The results suggest small businesses could be in breach of GDPR without even realising it, as half of the participants appeared confused when answering questions surrounding data protection and privacy regulations. A worrying[…]

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Proactive IT Security Compliance vs Reactive cybersecurity firefighting
October 23, 2019

Proactive IT Security Compliance vs Reactive cybersecurity firefighting

When it comes to cybersecurity, MSSPs traditionally provide two standard services: proactive or reactive. Some businesses prefer the reactive approach and require a fix for security issues only when they arise. For other businesses, horizon scanning and taking a more proactive approach fits their risk appetite and[…]

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How Cyber Essentials standards added 20% to an MSP’s the bottom line
August 27, 2019

How Cyber Essentials standards added 20% to an MSP’s the bottom line

Compliance standards are highly effective when providing security services as an MSP. Here we share a specific case, where one of our partners has managed to positively impact their bottom line, by providing Cyber Essentials certification suing the CyberSmart platform. Golum IT, a London-based MSSP and security[…]

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The Future of UK Cyber Essentials
June 27, 2019

The Future of UK Cyber Essentials

Cyber Essentials, the UK government scheme developed in 2014 to provide organisations with a baseline level of assurance from cyber attacks has become the fastest growing information security standard in the world. There is no doubt the scheme has been successful, but its future is currently uncertain[…]

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How does Cyber Essentials benefit MSPS and their customers?
October 24, 2017

How does Cyber Essentials benefit MSPS and their customers?

Cyber Essentials is a UK-Government-backed cyber-security scheme which encourages businesses to take steps in order to prevent and protect themselves against the threat of cyber-attack. What you might not be aware of, however, is how beneficial a Cyber Essentials certification can be for you and your customers.

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