Welcome to CyberScotland

The best place to find up to the minute cyber services information across Scotland.

The CyberScotland Partnership is a collaborative leadership approach to focus efforts on improving cyber resilience across Scotland.

The Scottish Governments key strategic stakeholders have come together in a formal partnership arrangement to drive the delivery of activities that will achieve the outcomes of The Strategic Framework for a Cyber Resilient Scotland.

Section New Cyber Secure Banking campaign launched by CyberScotland Partnership

New Cyber Secure Banking campaign launched by CyberScotland Partnership

With more of us banking online, the security of our personal and financial information has never been more important. This is why the CyberScotland Partnership has launched the new “Cyber Secure Banking” campaign.

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CyberScotland Bulletins

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Cyber Incident Response Helpline

Call: 0800 1670 623

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GUIDANCE

Sextortion: Financially Motivated Sexual Extortion

Throughout 2022 and 2023, in the UK and internationally, there has been an increase in reporting of ‘Financially Motivated Sexual Extortion’– often referred to as ‘sextortion’.

Sextortion can refer to a variety of offences committed online. It is most often used to describe online blackmail, where criminals threaten to release sexual/indecent images of you, unless you pay money or carry out their demands.

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Advice & Guidance

The tools and guidance you need to improve your organisation’s cyber resilience. This advice reduces the likelihood of becoming a victim to cyber crime. Or in the event on an attack, how to better handle it and limit its impact.

Incident Response

The NCSC defines a cyber incident as unauthorised access (or attempted access) to an organisation’s IT system/s. These may be malicious attacks such as denial of service attacks, malware infection, ransomware or more commonly phishing attacks.

Skills & Careers

The cyber security industry continues to grow rapidly with many new and exciting jobs emerging all the time

Current Cyber Threats

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CENSIS
College Development Network
Cyber and Fraud Centre – Scotland
Education Scotland
Highlands and Islands Enterprise
IASME
Lead Scotland
National Cyber Security Centre
Police Scotland
ScotlandIS
Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations
Scottish Enterprise
Scottish Government
Scottish Social Services Council
Skills Development Scotland
UK Cyber Security Council
Young Scot
YouthLink Scotland
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