CREST is a not for profit organisation that serves the needs of a technical information security marketplace that requires the services of a regulated professional services industry.

CREST represents the technical information security industry by offering a demonstrable level of assurance of processes and procedures of member organisations

Latest News
BSides Glasgow 2018
7th February 2018

Just a reminder that ticket sales are now open from 9am this morning.  The event is on 27 April 2018 at The Royal Concert Halls in Glasgow, UK. Each BSides is a community-driven framework for building events for and by information security community members.  The goal is to expand the spectrum of conversation beyond the traditional […]


UK Prime Minister announces establishment of £20 million Institute for Coding
26th January 2018

IBM, Cisco, Microsoft and others join forces with universities and industry bodies to boost future digital skills The next generation of digital specialists will be created through the new Institute of Coding, a consortium of more than 60 universities, businesses and industry experts set to receive £20 million to tackle the UK’s digital skills gap. […]


Latest Events
CRESTCon, which was run in conjunction with IISP Congress again this year, saw a record number of delegates at over 400. The addition of a third stream and a bookshop both proved popular so we plan to further develop these for 2017
Latest Research
Closing the Gender Gap in Cyber Security.