CISA: Cyber Essentials Toolkit

Please share this information as an update to the previous cyber essential overall package that was send out earlier this year.  If you have any questions, please let me know.  Thank you.


The next Cyber Essentials Toolkit has arrived: Chapter 5: Your Data - Make backups and avoid the loss of information critical to operations. This chapter focuses on strategies for cultivating a proactive data protection culture aimed at making organizations more resilient against attacks that may harm data integrity or render data inaccessible. It includes links to resources for leaders to understand how to properly manage backups, and safeguard against ransomware, malware, and other attacks.


To view the new Cyber Essentials Toolkit chapter, click here:


Please click here to view the resources for taking action.


The Cyber Essentials Toolkit is a set of modules designed to break down the CISA Cyber Essentials into bite-sized actions for IT and C-suite leadership to work toward full implementation of each Cyber Essential. Each chapter focuses on recommended actions to build cyber readiness into the six interrelated aspects of an organizational culture of cyber readiness.


Chad Johnston
Protective Security Advisor-Arkansas, Region VI
Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency
501-414-1468 (Cell)