Prift achieves new Cyber Security certification

August 2023
Prift News
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Prift receives IASME Cyber Essentials certification

Prift achieves IASME Cyber Essentials certification!

We are delighted to share with you that Prift has successfully obtained the IASME Cyber Essentials certification. This means that we have proven our dedication to cyber security and data protection, and that we have implemented the security controls to protect our platform and our users’ data from cyber threats.

Why is this important for Prift and our users?

At Prift, we take cyber security very seriously and is a high priority for us. We understand that in today’s digital world, cyber threats are constantly evolving and becoming more sophisticated. We also recognise that our users entrust us with their sensitive data and that we have a responsibility to protect it from unauthorised access, loss, or damage.

That is why we decided to pursue the IASME Cyber Essentials certification, as it provides a clear and recognised framework for improving our cyber security practices and demonstrating our compliance with the UK Data Protection Act 2018 and the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

By achieving this certification, we are building on the security measures we already have in place as a reliable financial well-being platform. We are also giving our users peace of mind that their data is in safe hands and that we are committed to delivering a high-quality services that meet their needs and expectations.

What is the IASME Cyber Essentials certification?

The IASME Cyber Essentials certification is a government-backed scheme that helps organisations of all sizes to improve their cyber security posture and reduce their vulnerability to cyber attacks. The scheme is aligned with the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) guidelines and covers five key areas of cyber security:

  • Secure configuration: ensuring that systems are configured securely and updated regularly
  • Boundary firewalls and internet gateways: preventing unauthorised access to or from private networks
  • Access control: managing user accounts and privileges, and enforcing strong passwords
  • Malware protection: installing and maintaining anti-virus software and other malware prevention measures
  • Patch management: applying the latest security patches and updates to software and devices

What’s next for Prift?

Achieving the IASME Cyber Essentials certification is a great milestone for Prift, but it is not the end of our cyber security journey. We are continuously monitoring and improving our security processes and procedures, as well as investing in new technologies and training to ensure that we stay ahead of the curve and provide the best possible service to our users.

We are also on track to launch our platform very soon to our first users. Our platform is designed to help you manage your finances in one place, forecast your financial future, provide personalised financial guidance and exclusive access to savings at retailers. Whether you need help with saving, spending, investing, or any other aspect of your finances, Prift has a solution for you.

If you are interested in learning more about Prift and how we can help you achieve your financial goals, please visit our website or contact us. We would love to hear from you and show you how Prift can make a difference to you and your employees finances.

Stay tuned for more updates from Prift.

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