Posted on February 26, 2018 Published by

What is the difference between Cyber Essentials and Cyber Essentials Plus?

Cyber Essentials is Stage 1 and consists of a Self Assessment Questionnaire and external vulnerability assessment of your Internet-facing infrastructure.


Cyber Essentials Plus is Stage 2 an extends Stage 1 by performing an onsite assessment of security controls including an internal authenticated scan of your workstations and mobile devices.



Andrew is a Co-Founder of Pentest People and has been involved in Computer and Network Security for the last 20 years.