London, UK, 4th April 2018: The RSA Group, a leading Life Sciences executive search firm, announces that it has passed the IASME Governance certification and is GDPR ready and Cyber Essentials approved. The RSA Group was supported by its cyber security and GDPR experts, CRIBB Cyber Security.
The IASME Governance standard, based on international best practice, includes aspects such as physical security, staff awareness, and data backup. It is the only certification backed by the UK Government (GCHQ) and is fully backed by Hewlett Packard, MOD, National Cyber Security Centre, and the Solicitors Regulation Body.
Executive Chairman, Nick Stephens said, “The new certification demonstrates our commitment to cyber security and data protection, and our preparedness for GDPR implementation in May. Our internal team and external advisors have performed to the highest levels in enabling us to reach this important new standard which will give our clients and candidates full confidence when working with us”.
The Cyber Essentials Scheme implements the five most important controls; boundary firewalls and internet gateways, secure configuration, access control, malware protection, and patch management.