Test your knowledge with our Cyber Essentials Quiz. If you’ve been following our blogs for a while you should be pretty clued up on Cyber Essentials by now! If you’re not sure you know quite enough about Cyber Essentials just yet, click here to go to our Cyber Essentials archive. To brush up on your knowledge first.
Once you’ve completed our Cyber Essentials quiz, test your knowledge using the answers at the bottom of the page.
Cyber Essentials Quiz
This quiz consists of 15 questions that cover the basics of the Cyber Essentials scheme.
Finish the sentence – Cyber Essentials is a …
- Government-backed scheme
- an Anti-Virus software
- service from Microsoft
Finish the sentence – Cyber Essentials offers protection from…
- hard drive failure
- Cyber Threats
- broadband failure
Who is Cyber Essentials developed and operated by?
- UK Government
Finish the sentence – Cyber Essentials is for
- Large Organisations
- One-man bands
- Organisations of all sizes
True or False? – Cyber Essentials & the Cyber Essentials Plus certification both use the same self-assessment questionnaire?
How long is a Cyber Essentials certification valid for?
- 6 months
- 12 months
- 3 years
True or False? – Malware Protection is one of the 5 key areas Cyber Essentials covers and assesses?
Fill in the blank – Having a Cyber Essentials certification offers you protection from around ___% of the most basic cybercrimes.
True or False? – To bid for contracts working with either the Government or the Ministry of Defence, organisations must hold a Cyber Essentials certification?
True or False? – The Unite Group has qualified Cyber Essentials assessors in-house?
In 2021, what percentage of businesses identified a cyber-attack on their business?
In 2021, what was the average cost of a cyber-attack on a small business?
How many questions are in the Cyber Essentials self-assessment questionnaire in total?
True or False? – With cyber threats & attacks on the rise, there has never been a more important time to consider achieving a Cyber Essentials certification.
How do you think you did? Let’s check the answers.
1. A 2. B 3. A 4. C 5. A 6. B 7. A 8. C 9. A 10. A 11. B 12. B 13. C 14. A 15. A
So, did you know as much as you thought after taking our Cyber Essentials quiz?
If you scored high, well done! Now you’re an expert in the basics of Cyber Essentials it’s time to start thinking about achieving a certification. Here at The Unite Group, we can assist and guide you throughout the process to ensure your organisation meets the necessary criteria.
If you scored lower than you expected then we are here to help! Not only do we have an archive of blogs. But we also have qualified Cyber Essentials assessors in-house to assist you and your business. Why not arrange a call today to chat with our team and learn more about the Cyber Essentials scheme.