The information below lists some of the organisations who offer advice about the best ways to protect devices and data.
- Action Fraud – Action Fraud is the UK’s national reporting centre for fraud and cybercrime. You can report it and/or phone 0300 123 204 if you have been scammed, defrauded or experienced cybercrime.
- Get Safe Online – The Get Safe Online website provides practical advice on how to protect yourself and your business. There is also a Jargon Buster.
- Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) – The ICO is a UK independent body set up to uphold information rights. It provides access to official information and guidance about topics such as GDPR.
- National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) – The NCSC site is the authority on cyber security and has some useful advice and guidance and resources. This includes:
- NHSx – NHSx is the national organisation charged with overseeing the digital transformation of health and social care.
- SASIG – The Security Awareness Special Interest Group (SASIG) is a subscription-free networking forum. Its aim is for professionals to be able to safely and freely exchange views and concerns about the issues of cybersecurity. Membership includes hundreds of organisations from all sectors; public and private.
- Take Five – Take Five is a national campaign that offers advice to help everyone protect themselves from preventable financial fraud.
- Cyber Resilience Centres – Regional police/ private not-for-profit partnerships, funded by the Home Office, offering free and inexpensive cyber services for SMEs and third sector organisations.