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NCSC Assured Cyber Incident Exercising (CIE) & Attack Simulations

Prepare, React, Triumph.
Navigate the complexity of cyber incidents with confidence.

Superior CIE - A realistic cyber attack simulation

A meticulously crafted CIE experience that propels your team into the heart of a realistic cyber crisis

From the initial sparks of a seemingly minor issue, watch as the situation unfolds and escalates, cascading into a business crisis with potentially far-reaching ramifications.

Our dynamic range of Cyber Incident Exercising (CIE) workshops are rich stories that unfold before you, exposing vulnerabilities in people, processes & technology and encouraging your team to explore the limits of their abilities and identify improvements. The exercise is conducted by experts who respond to actual cyber incidents on a daily basis. The team at STORM Guidance have been walking the talk for over three decades. Let us bring our practical experience to help your cyber incident response planning.

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NCSC Cyber Incident Exercising (CIE) Assured Service Provider

Among the first CIE Assured Service Providers in the UK to be accredited under the UK National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) scheme, we appreciate the need for standards and quality. 

We deliver both Desktop exercises and Live Play exercises to enable you to test your response capabilities in the most cost-effective and comprehensive way.

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Desktop Exercises

We provide lightweight desktop exercises in physical, virtual  and hybrid workshop formats. Our specialists lead adaptations of the NCSC Exercise-in-a-Box as well as drawing from our extensive library of scenarios to deliver cost-effective cyber incident exercises for all sizes of organisation.

Live Play Exercises

Every organisation is different. Size, sector, technologies, capabilities. Our Live Play exercises take you through cyber incident scenarios that are tailored for your business. We use 'injects' to develop the exercises in unexpected ways to challenge your response and abilities to adapt.

Unmatched Expertise

In addition to being one of the first CIE Assured service providers, our team also respond daily to actual cyber incidents, affecting organisations of all sizes and type. As published experts, we have been doing this longer than any other UK advisory. We convey our deep experience through our workshops to ensure a realistic and practical approach to CIE.

Strategy to Operations

Our Cyber Incident Exercising involves interaction at all levels of your organisation whether large or small. We help Executives & Crisis Response teams gain key insight and make decisions and assist Operations specialists to consider investigation, containment, eradication and recovery steps.

What to expect from a cyber incident exercising (CIE) simulation.

This isn't just training; it's an immersive journey that challenges your team, and ignites critical conversations

Meticulous realism

Our cyber incident exercising workshops mirror the intricate complexities of genuine cyber incidents, meticulously designed to simulate the evolution of an attack from inception to its profound consequences.

Expert-led facilitation

Guided by industry veterans who have shaped the very field they now defend, our NCSC Assured CIE sessions are an opportunity to learn from the best, gaining insights that can only be acquired through years of experience.

Comprehensive learning

Experience the stages of a cyber attack's progression, from initial compromise to widespread impact across your business. Witness the interplay between technology, strategy, and human response.

Crisis management

As the situation develops, participants are called upon to make critical decisions which test their adaptability. This isn't just about learning; it's about developing the skills to manage a crisis and emerge stronger.

Foster collaboration

Thriving on teamwork, our CIE workshops encourage participants to collaborate and strategise together. In the heat of the moment, innovative ideas and previously untapped strengths emerge.

Empower evolution

CIE sessions conclude with a feedback assessment, offering insights into your team's performance and areas for improvement. Use these insights to refine your cybersecurity strategy and defences.

Shape the future of your cyber defence

Prepare for the unthinkable. Ignite resilience and inspire innovation

STORM Guidance's NCSC Assured Cyber Incident Exercising (CIE) workshops are transformative experiences that will empower your team to elevate their defence strategies, redefine incident response protocols, and foster collaboration.

It's an investment in your organisation's cyber incident preparedness, driven by the belief that true resilience comes from tested knowledge and strategic evolution. 

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Book your Cyber Incident Exercising (CIE) workshop now

Contact STORM Guidance today and embark on a journey that will reshape your team's approach to business resilience.

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