Information Security Consulting
We offer a wide range of Information Security Consulting services including: Cyber Health Checks, Information and Technical Assurance, Information Risk Management, Security Awareness Training, Information Security Strategy, Audit and Compliance, Third-Party Assurance and Security Advisory. We offer impartial guidance and advice focusing on the requirements and priorities of your business for the short and long term.
Certification & Audit Services
We are a Certification Body for the Government backed Cyber Essentials scheme and the IASME Governance Standard. Whether you are looking to certify against Cyber Essentials, Cyber Essentials Plus or the IASME Governance Standard we can support you. We also provide audit and compliance services for a number of Information Security Standards and Frameworks including ISO27001, the Center for Internet Security (CIS) Critical Controls, PCI DSS and Data Privacy / Data Protection.
Managed Security Services
We offer a number of Managed Security Service options including: Security Awareness Training and Services, Email Security, Vulnerability Scanning, Penetration Testing and Security Advisory. We also offer a number of virtual roles including Virtual Data Protection Office (DPO), Information Security Manager (ISM) and Chief Information Security Officer (CISO). We offer flexible packages that can be scaled up or down as necessary and tailored to the needs of your business.
StarSwift is a small, friendly, independent Information Security Consultancy. We are based in Cambridgeshire and primarily work with small to medium-sized organisations and charities in the United Kingdom. We recognise that most businesses do not have an unlimited budget to spend on Information Security, which is why we believe it is essential to give practical, unbiased and cost effective advice to meet the individual and specific requirements of the businesses we work with.
We have a range of industry recognised qualifications across the following areas:
Cyber Security Management and Leadership, Cyber Defence, Penetration Testing, Data Protection and Data Privacy, Industrial Cyber Security, Information Security Standards, IT Service Management and Project Management
Please Contact Us to find out more about how we can work with you
Percentage of UK organisations that have identified security breaches or attacks in the last 12 months
Source: Cyber Security Breaches Survey 2020
Cyber attacks have become more frequent. Among the 46% of businesses that identified breaches or attacks in the last 12 months more now experience them at least once a week (32%)
Cyber attacks have become more frequent. In 2019, 19% of charities identified cyber security breaches or attacks over a 12-month period. In 2020, this has risen to 26%.
Among those identifying breaches or attacks, 86% had phishing attacks, 24% were impersonated and 18% had malware (e.g. ransomware).
Medium Sized Businesses
Among those identifying breaches or attacks, 90% had phishing attacks, 62% were impersonated and 31% had malware (e.g. ransomware).