The information below lists some of the organisations who offer advice about the best ways to protect devices and data.

Action Fraud

Action Fraud is the UK’s national reporting centre for fraud and cyber crime. You can report it and/or phone 0300 123 204 if you have been scammed, defrauded or experienced cyber crime.

Cyber Aware

The Cyber Aware website supports simple secure online behaviours to help protect businesses from cyber criminals. It is delivered by the Home Office alongside the National Cyber Security Centre.

Get Safe Online

The Get Safe Online website provides practical advice on how to protect yourself and your business. There is also a Jargon Buster.

Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO)

The ICO is a UK independent body set up to uphold information rights. It provides access to official information and guidance about topics such as GDPR.

National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC)

The NCSC site is the authority on cyber security and has some useful advice and resources.

NHS Digital

NHS Digital is the national information and technology partner to the health and social care system. Its systems and services include the Data Security and Protection Toolkit and NHSmail. Its Social Care Programme commissioned this guidance and the Digital Social Care website.


The Security Awareness Special Interest Group (SASIG) is a subscription-free networking forum. Its aim is for professionals to be able to safely and freely exchange views and concerns about the issues of cyber security. Membership includes hundreds of organisations from all sectors; public and private.

Take Five

Take Five is a national campaign that offers advice to help everyone protect themselves from preventable financial fraud.