The Federal Government has announced a Grant to assist small business address IT security issues

The Cyber Security Small Business Program will support small businesses across Australia to have their cyber security tested by a provider that has been approved by the Council of Registered Ethical Security Testers Australia New Zealand (CREST).

A couple of things you should know: –

  • Only open to small business with less than 19 staff
  • Its open till 2020
  • You must use an accredited provider and pay the bill up front
  • 50% will be refunded upon signing up for grant , you have paid the invoice and it is upto a maximum of $2100
  • Certain entities can apply and others may ineligible
  •  These health checks may vary in price depending on the number of devices that are tested.

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