CPNI is the UK Centre for the Protection of the National Infrastructure.   CPNI’s remit is to provide protective security advice to businesses and organisations across the national infrastructure.

CREST works with CPNI in a number of areas, including identification of technical security threats and discussions around protective security measures.  CREST and CREST member companies have provided content for guides published by CPNI.

CPNI have formally endorsed the CREST Cyber Security Incident Response (CSIR) scheme.

A twin track approach is being taken for certified Cyber Incident Response services:

Further details are available on the CPNI website at http://www.cpni.gov.uk

Details of the requirements and the application process will be available on the CREST website shortly.