Cleveland Scott York and its predecessor firms have always held themselves to high professional and business standards to protect the interests of our clients. We know that to deserve your business we must not only carry out our professional responsibilities to the highest standards, but safeguard your data and your interests.

The following external auditing bodies have accredited our processes and safeguards:

ISO 9001 is the internationally recognised Quality Management Standard.  Cleveland Scott York has long striven to deliver high quality work for its clients.  Adherence to the ISO 9001 standard means that we now also apply a systematic audit-based approach to reviewing all of our systems to ensure that they meet the necessary standards.

The firm successfully completed its last audit in February 2024.

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Cyber Essentials is a government-backed IT Security standard designed to help businesses guard themselves against cyber threats.  Cyber Essential Plus builds on the basic level by adding a hands-on technical verification of systems by external assessors.

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The IASME Cyber Assurance Standard builds on the Cyber Essentials Plus accreditation, and sets a high standard of IT and Data Security designed for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises.  Cleveland Scott York holds the IASME Cyber Assurance Level 2 accreditation, which means that it has had on-site auditing, and provides a similar level of assurance to the internationally recognised ISO 27001.

The firm is accredited until 14 February 2025.  Click on the badge above to see our registry entry.

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Darktrace is an Autonomous Cyber AI system designed to monitor our computer networks for threats, and detect, investigate and respond to cyber-threats in real time.  We implemented Darktrace to help us meet and exceed the expectations of the IASME standard.

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