Vodafone UK wins Cyber Essentials Plus accreditation

Tuesday 5 August 2014 | 20:49 CET | News
Vodafone UK has been awarded the Government's new enhanced cyber security accreditation, Cyber Essentials Plus. The company's customer and internal information and IT systems were tested by auditors for compliance to the new standard, and had to achieve a 100 percent pass rate. Vodafone claims that it is the first telecoms provider to be awarded this new accreditation. The accreditation is part of the two-tier Cyber Essentials Scheme that launched on 05 June.

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Categories: Internet / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Vodafone UK
Countries: United Kingdom
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