An introduction to CYBER SECURITY guidance

This guidance, which has been produced for Care Providers and for anyone else who would find it of assistance. It was written by the Care Provider Alliance in collaboration with the Social Care Programme at NHS Digital, with significant contributions from many other agencies including the Home Office (Cyber Aware Team) and the National Cyber Security Centre. The guidance can be found on the Care England website.

For extra information about cyber security, the guidance includes links to web pages from Government approved organisations. They also contain important information about other areas such as: The Data Security and Protection Toolkit (replacing the existing Information Governance Toolkit April 2018) and GDPR (applies from 25th May 2018).