Advice and Guidance

This section provides advice and guidance on what cybersecurity is, the key cyber threats affecting businesses and society in Northern Ireland, the protective measures that can be taken to minimise probability of an attack being successful, and how best to prepare for the worst case scenario to be able to recover from a cyber attack.

This section includes:

  • What is cybersecurity? - demystifies what cybersecurity is and how it relates to everyday life and business.
  • Cyber threats -  describes common cyber threats and attacks being faced by businesses and individuals and how they happen.
  • SME Business Resources - Useful resources for Small to Medium enterprises and the business world in general.
  • Guidance for the Home - Information for individuals and families on steps that can be taken to reduce the risk of cyber attacks.