Navigating NIS2 Compliance

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Navigating NIS2 Compliance

Safeguarding your organization’s digital infrastructure is not just a necessity — it’s a mandate. The NIS2 Directive marks a pivotal shift in the European Union’s approach to cybersecurity, introducing stringent measures and broadening the scope of entities under its wing.

Become NIS2 Compliant

Skaylink stands at the forefront of company security — offering unparalleled expertise and solutions to navigate the complexities of NIS2 compliance.

The NIS2 Directive is Elevating EU Cybersecurity Standards and We’re Here to Help!

Understanding the NIS2 Directive, Are You Affected?

If your work is vital to keeping our society running smoothly, you're definitely on the list.

Security For EVERYONE

If your business isn’t affected by the NIS2 directive, that doesn’t mean you should take your cybersecurity any less seriously. While it’s a MUST for high-profile businesses, it’s still a necessity for SMBs.

52%

of SMBs acknowledge a lack of necessary in-house cybersecurity skills, with 57% missing dedicated cybersecurity professionals.

79%

express their concerns over remote workplace security vulnerabilities and would like to make improvements.

86%

prioritize cybersecurity among their organization's top five concerns, indicating a significant awareness-to-action gap.

Explore Skaylinks Security Offers This is the perfect time to take action!

Your Blueprint for Enhanced Security – NIS2 Cheat Sheet

To become NIS2 compliant, you’ll need to create a comprehensive strategy that fits your unique needs — fostering a culture of cyber resilience within your business. Not sure how? Let Skaylink be your compass!

Main NIS2 Compliance Metrics

Risk Analysis & Security Policy Creation

Tailoring security policies to address identified risks and enhance system integrity.

Business Continuity Post-Incidents

Developing robust plans for data backup, recovery, and crisis management to ensure business resilience.

Supply Chain Security Assurance

Ensuring secure collaboration with suppliers to protect the integrity of the supply chain.

Network & Information System Security

Implementing strategies for network security, including vulnerability management and disclosure.

Cybersecurity Risk Management

Establishing policies and procedures to proactively manage cybersecurity risks.

Cyber Hygiene Practices & Training

Promoting good cyber practices and providing security training to strengthen defenses.

Cryptography Policy & Procedures

Utilizing cryptographic measures to secure information and communication.

Human Resource Security & Access Control

Managing personnel security, access rights, and asset control to safeguard resources.

Multi-factor Authentication Solutions

Implementing multi-factor and continuous authentication methods for enhanced security.

What Steps Does Skaylink Take to Help You Achieve NIS2 Compliance?

We take a 360° approach to security — leaving no point of entry vulnerable!

The NIS2 directive might be new, but our approach to cybersecurity isn’t. We’ve been building a strong defense with tools like encryption, XDR/EDR, and SIEM for years, ensuring effective protection for digital assets. Our strategy focuses on quick detection and smart defense, keeping our client’s cybersecurity rock solid.

How Would Your Security Journey look?

Risk Identification

Skaylink pinpoints risks to your information assets, ensuring every potential threat is accounted for and addressed.

Asset Protection Measures

We deploy strong measures like encryption, segmentation, and firewalls to keep your information safe and secure.

Action Plan for Threats

In the event of a threat, Skaylink has a clear, effective action plan ready to protect and restore your protected assets.

Responsibility Assignment

We assign clear roles, making sure there's an expert responsible for each part of the security process.

These companies already trust their cybersecurity to Skaylink

Skaylink’s Highly Individual Cybersecurity Approach

Step 1 The Audit

We assign engineers and cybersecurity specialists to perform a comprehensive audit, assessing your current cybersecurity landscape to identify vulnerabilities and areas for improvement. This deep dive into your systems ensures no stone is left unturned in safeguarding your digital assets

Step 2 Implementation & Maintenance

Following the audit, Skaylink rolls out targeted cybersecurity solutions tailored to your needs, ranging from advanced threat protection systems to ongoing security maintenance. This proactive and continuous approach keeps your defenses robust and responsive to emerging threats.

Skaylink – Your First & Final Line of Defense

Leveraging advanced, proven technologies, our comprehensive security suite—BTT Armour, equips businesses of all sizes with future-ready protection against diverse cyber threats. Offering three distinct levels of defense, BTT Armour ensures optimal security investment, guaranteeing robust protection tailored to your business’s size and risk exposure. This approach ensures that whether you’re a small, medium, or large enterprise, you’ll find a security solution that balances cost-effectiveness with comprehensive cyber defense capabilities

Security Measures
Basic
Premium
NIS2 Compliant
User and group administration
Email and calendar management
File storage and document sharing management:

- Ensuring secure file sharing with external contacts (guest privileges, secure links, verification codes)
- Management of internal and external users access to company information
- Computers files synchronization with the cloud
- Data recovery / deletion (as required, depending on Microsoft tools and capabilities)

Security and compliance support:

- Email protection against spam, malware and known threats
- Appropriate password policy implementation
- Continuous updating of Office applications (depending on the capabilities of the M365 plan)
- Enable audit logging of user activity logs
- Activate and ensure Multi-factor authentication
- Activate and ensure single sign on (SSO)
- Authorization of Microsoft Teams guests or external users

PC and mobile device management:

- Configure security features and settings on Windows 10 PCs and mobile devices
- Prepare and activate AutoPilot for automatic Office installation and updates
- Develop and implement a security strategy to protect business data on all devices, including iOS, Android®, and Windows PCs
- PC and mobile device management and maintenance

Advanced threat protection management:

- Activating and maintaining protection against sophisticated threats hidden in email attachments and links
- Enable remote wipe to prevent data leakage on a lost or stolen device
- Control who has access to company information by applying restrictions like do not copy and do not forward (labels)
- Enable unlimited cloud archive and long-term preservation policies to ensure you never lose an email with Exchange Online Archiving
- Enforce malware protection to help keep your Windows 10 devices safe from viruses, spyware, and other malicious software with Windows Defender
- Enable Bitlocker protection against unauthorized access to files and folders on computers
- Activate Conditional access policy to restrict access from devices that do not meet company requirements: not connected to a domain, not using MFA, IP address not allowed, etc.

Inform about the current security status of the company and provide a detailed report
Increasing and maintaining the Security Score:

- Preparation of a technical implementation plan to increase safety
- Implementation project
- Continuous monitoring of the M365 environment, systematic modernization of developed policies
- Presentation of security incident reports

Assessment of the company's M365 security status:

- Checking and evaluating the existing M365 tenant configurations
- Security assessment of the current M365 tenant
- Suggesting necessary tweaks and enhancements, followed by implementing these recommendations.

Enhancing and maintaining the company's security score:

- Preparing a technical implementation plan to increase security
- Executing the designated tasks.
- Continually supervising the M365 environment, regularly updating established -policies, and sharing reports on security incidents.

Zero trust policy

- Managing identity and access controls, including user identity management, access protocols, password policies, and multifactor authentication to ensure only authorized users gain access to our organizational resources.
- Establishing geographic policies that define the locations from which users can access internal company data.
- Activating tracking of user actions within the M365 environment to prevent unauthorized data removal or misuse; managing smart devices, ensuring mobile devices and personal computers are controlled, protected, encrypted, and adhering to security policies, alongside performing status checks.
- Implementing conditional access for devices and users, demanding additional authentication measures so that only company devices and users can access sensitive data.
- Protecting data through classifying and labeling non-public documents, enforcing policies, and managing access to information based on the user's identity and device used. Configurations for non-organization data sharing are in line with GDPR.
- Monitoring and detecting threats, reacting to any security incidents instantly.

The choice of BTT Armour plan depends on the functionality of your existing or planned to buy Microsoft 365 plan

- BASIC: M365 Basic; M365 Standard, O365 E1 or up
- PREMIUM: M365 Premium, M365 Basic + Enterprise Mobility + Security E3
- NIS2: M365 Premium or up

Situation analysis

- Regularly updated cyber security policies and procedures
- Risk analysis
- Regular IT infrastructure and security compliance audits
- Incident response and management plan
- Supply chain/third party security assessment

Cybersecurity hygiene

- Regular staff training
- Regular employee screening, cyber-attack simulation

Ensuring the continuity of the entity's activities

- Regular backups
- Regular backup checks, recovery process from backups
- Critical entity infrastructure recovery plan
- Entity disaster recovery
- Crisis management
- Disaster recovery plan implementation

Information systems security:

- Network infrastructure incident risk management
- Network segmentation
- Identity and access management to internal entity systems
- Encryption of computers, disks, data network
- Updating cybersecurity systems
- Managing and ensuring secure access to internal entity data
- Risk management of cloud infrastructure incidents

Not sure what you need exactly? Don’t worry! Contact our specialist and we’ll perform an audit to let you know what makes the most sense for your business. Contact a Skaylink Cybersecurity Expert