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New Guidance – Biometric authentication in AACS

Blog publish date is 11/05/2022

This guidance document is intended for people designing, building and operating automatic access control systems (AACS) that include biometric authentication

Election guidance for local authorities

Blog publish date is 25/04/2022

The election guidance for local authorities guidance has been produced by the NCSC and the NPSA for local authority IT teams. It contains reminders around good cyber security practices for the systems that support the delivery of UK elections. It does not replace tailored advice and guidance…

New LinkedIn Channel

Blog publish date is 21/04/2022

NPSA have launched a LinkedIn account to enable us to reach a wider audience with our protective security guidance, advice, campaigns and other products.

New NCSC Cyber Security for Construction Businesses guidance

Blog publish date is 28/02/2022

The National Cyber Security Centre has published new Cyber Security for Construction Businesses guidance to provide tailored, practical advice for the industry on how to protect their businesses

New Animations Suite - Automatic Access Control Systems

Blog publish date is 22/02/2022

Automatic Access Control Systems (AACS) provide detection and audit to limit who can go where and when. CPNI have created a series of animations for deploying Automatic Access Control Systems

Putting National Security Threats in Context

Blog publish date is 10/02/2022

We aim to help you keep up to date with an evolving threat picture, as well as providing advice and guidance on the risk management and mitigation tools available to protect your organisation