Essential 8

Enhancing your organizations security posture

What is Essential 8?

The Essential 8 (also known as the ASD Essential 8) is a set of cybersecurity mitigation strategies developed by the Australian Signals Directorate (ASD) to enhance the security posture of organizations

Why is it Important to your Business?

Essential 8 provides a foundational set of security controls that are effective against a range of cyber threats, helping to protect your organization’s systems and data, as well as protecting the business and directors and helping with cybersecurity issuance.

How to Know if You Need It

You might need Essential 8 if you want to improve your organization’s cybersecurity resilience against common threats like ransomware or phishing attacks.

Our Expertise

We have a team of cybersecurity experts well-versed in the ASD Essential 8 framework.

  • Assess

    Our team can conduct a comprehensive assessment of your organization’s current security posture against these controls.

  • Customise

    Based on this assessment, we can develop and implement tailored strategies to address any gaps and strengthen your security defences.

  • Implement

    Our approach includes configuring and deploying necessary security measures such as application whitelisting, patching applications, restricting administrative privileges, and more.

  • ESG Integration in Decision-Making

    Integrating ESG considerations into the decision-making processes, ensuring that sustainability is a core factor in our strategic planning and daily operations.

  • Optional On-going Support

    We also provide ongoing support and monitoring to ensure sustained compliance and effectiveness.

Essential 8 In Action

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Budgeting for implementation

The cost varies based on the size and complexity of your organization. We can provide a quote after assessing your specific needs.

Where to Start

Start by assessing your current cybersecurity posture against the Essential 8 controls.
Our audit will provide us with all the information we need to scope your requirements.
We’ll need access to your network architecture and security policies to perform an audit.


The Essential Eight Maturity Model

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More Detail: The Essential Eight Framework

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The Structure of the Essential Eight Framework

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Secure your operations with the Essential 8