The 60 Useful Minutes- Cyber Security series is bought to you by Alex Martin from Cognisys Group Ltd and will be covering a variety of topics ranging from the dangers of working from home/Remote working threats and Cyber Essentials – The basics and the typical issues we see time and again.
Founded in 2019 through the partnership between a former national Managed Service Provider owner and an industry leader in cyber security penetration testing. Cognisys Group Ltd experienced rapid growth within their first year. Pandemic aside, newly onboarded customers increased through 2020 which has now allowed further expansion of the business in 2021.
Cognisys Group hold all expected industry recognised certification of Cyber Essentials Plus, ISO27001, ISO9001, IASME Gold and CREST.
The Halifax based company provides its clients with a holistic approach to cyber security. Preferring to provide a partnership with clients, Cognisys Group act as an extension to client’s existing IT department. Our mission statement is “To improve the cyber security posture of every single company we touch”. We achieve this through an honest, fair and professional approach with each and every client.
The portfolio of services include, but are not limited to:
• External, Internal and Wireless Network Penetration Testing
• Web & Mobile Application Penetration Testing
• Cyber Essentials Certification
• ISO27001 Consultancy
• Simulated Phishing Attack
• Red Team Assessment
Cognisys Group come highly recommended by every client we have engaged with and welcome any enquiries from new businesses looking to improve their cyber security maturity.
Alex has over 15 years’ experience in the cyber security sector. Having worked for some of the largest cyber security service providers in the UK his experience from both a technical and commercial perspective is second to none. A cyber security expert helping CISO, CTO and IT Managers move up the cyber security maturity scale whilst balanced with dad taxi, chef of fine cuisine and heavy weight lifter.