Cyber Security


In the information age, cyber security – the protection of systems, networks and data in cyberspace – is a critical issue for all businesses. Cyber attacks are increasingly cheap and easy to perpetrate. Indiscriminate automated attacks hunt for and exploit known weaknesses – not specific websites – so every Internet-facing organisation is at risk.

From PCI DSS compliance to CESG Certified Cyber Security, SOC audits to Cyber Essentials, ISO 27001 to cyber health checks, we can provide all of the resources you need to ensure your organisation can improve its cyber defences.

Scroll down to find out more about our wide range of books, consultancy services, documentation toolkits, penetration testing packages, risk assessment software and accredited training courses.



For more general information about cyber security, visit our dedicated cyber security information pages >>

Green papers

For more in-depth information about cyber security, download our free green paper, Cyber Security: A critical business issue.

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IT Governance’s webinars cover such topics as cyber security, the GDPR, ISO 27001 and IT service management, and all of our webinar resources can be downloaded for free.

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Products and services

Here are a few ways in which we can help your cyber security project.



IT Governance’s publishing arm, ITGP, sources and publishes a wide range of IT GRC books, from pocket guides to implementation manuals.

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IT Governance’s cyber security consultants have a deep understanding of the cyber risks facing organisations today, and can help you implement the best possible security solutions for your budget and requirements. Services include:

  • Cyber Essentials

    Cyber Essentials is a government–backed cyber security certification scheme that sets out a good baseline of cyber security suitable for all organisations in all sectors. The scheme addresses five key controls that, when implemented correctly, can prevent around 80% of cyber attacks.

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Documentation toolkits

Documentation for an information security management system that complies with the information security standard ISO 27001 can run to hundreds of pages. Fortunately, IT Governance’s ISO 27001 documentation toolkits contain fully customisable templates that have been written by our consultants:



If you need to improve your cyber security to comply with the PCI DSS, IT Governance can help. We’re an authorised PCI Qualified Security Assessor (QSA) and supply a wide range of PCI compliance and assessment products and services.

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Penetration testing

Regular penetration testing is the most effective way of identifying exploitable vulnerabilities in your company’s internet–facing resources, and is essential to any cyber security programme. IT Governance is a CREST member company and has all the relevant technical competence to perform CHECK services.

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Risk assesssment software

vsRisk™ is the industry-leading ISO 27001–compliant risk assessment software tool.

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IT Governance’s cyber security training programme is built on the foundations of our extensive practical experience implementing best–practice cyber security.

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Contact us

To discuss your ISO 27001 requirements, please call us on 00 800 48 484 484 or email

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