A summary of popular content and new additions to the CPNI website.
Insider data collection study - Report of main findings
April 2013 - The report of the main finding from the insider data collection study forms part of an on-going programme of CPNI research into the insider threat. It includes analysis of past insider cases, identifies common themes among the individuals and organisations involved, and suggests measures to counter the threat.
Communicating personnel security messages
We’ve listened to the feedback from our annual survey and understand that you want shorter, more punchy guidance from us, in a more accessible format. Taking this into consideration, we have created six short, animated films that will convey the key personnel security messages.
February 2013 - CPNI have completed work with MWR InfoSecurity to produce advice on mobile devices.
CPNI trademark: Replacement of SEAP
February 2013 - The CPNI trademark identifies products which have been assured by CPNI.
With effect from 1st April 2012, successfully evaluated security products will not be rated by the Security Equipment Assessment Panel (SEAP).
Economic espionage film - Piece of Cake
November 2012 - CPNI's new film on economic espionage, Piece of Cake, is now available to view on our YouTube channel.
Cyber Incident Response (CIR) service
November 2012 - The joint CPNI and CESG Cyber Incident Response (CIR) service will enhance industry’s capability to respond to cyber attacks and develop appropriate mitigation measures The CIR service, which began on 31 October as a pilot with four Service providers, replaces the CPNI Specialist Technical Industry Partners (STIP) scheme.
IA12 - Securing opportunities in cyberspace
IA12 - Securing opportunities in cyberspace is the Government’s flagship event for Information Assurance and Cyber Security decision makers from across central government, the wider public sector, industry and academia.
Holistic Management of Employee Risk (HoMER)
September 2012 - Holistic Management of Employee Risk (HoMER) is new guidance to help you manage the risk of employees’ behaviour damaging your business.
Cyber security in civil aviation
September 2012 - A new report has been published, describing the current cyber security situation in civil aviation.
Cyber advice for business
September 2012 - CPNI, GCHQ and the Department for Business, Innovation & Skills (BIS) have jointly produced Cyber Advice for Business.
Security in the Design of Stations guide (SIDOS)
August 2012 - The Security in Design of Stations guide has been produced jointly by the Department for Transport (DfT), the Centre for the Protection of National Infrastructure (CPNI) and the British Transport Police (BTP). It is user-friendly and provides practical advice.
Information for manufacturers of security equipment
August 2012 - As part of CPNI's advice delivery, we assure a wide range of physical security products for use on critical national infrastructure (CNI) sites. Information for manufacturers of security equipment is now available on our site.
July 2012 - The Commonwealth Games: Is your business fit to compete - CPNI are holding a one day conference at Scotland’s Commonwealth Velodrome in Glasgow on 24 October to talk about food and drink opportunities around the 2014 Games.
July 2012 - The emerging technologies project looked at technologies and techniques that are considered to be relevant to the future protection of national infrastructure. The topics are all related to cyber security.
Doing business overseas
July 2012 - CPNI has produced new guidance which provides some basic information designed to help organisations understand the risks associated with travelling and operating overseas.
Privacy and cookies
CPNI YouTube Channel
April 2012 - CPNI has recently launched a YouTube channel, which will be used for sharing a range of protective security films and video clips.
20 critical controls for effective cyber defence
February 2012 - The Top Twenty Critical Security Controls are a baseline of high-priority information security measures and controls that can be applied across an organisation in order to improve its cyber defence.
Mail and deliveries
February 2012 - PAS 97: 2012 A Specification for Mail Screening and Security
In collaboration with the British Standards Institution (BSi), and with the assistance of a range of stakeholders, CPNI has reviewed and refreshed its comprehensive guidance on mail screening and security.