12 December 2023

2 min read

S-RM achieves NCSC CIR L2 Assured Service Provider status and earns CREST CSIR accreditation

NCSC CIR L2 Assured Service Provider Status and CREST CSIR Accreditation

12 December – London – S-RM has announced that it has successfully obtained the coveted NCSC Cyber Incident Response (CIR) Level 2 (L2) Assured Service Provider status. This accomplishment aligns with the company's commitment to enhancing cyber resilience and ensuring comprehensive support for organisations facing cyber threats.

The NCSC CIR L2 accreditation underscores S-RM's capability to assist organisations in effectively investigating and recuperating from cyber-attacks. In addition, the firm is now also recognised with the CREST CSIR accreditation, further solidifying its position as a trusted and proficient player in the cyber security landscape.

The introduction of the CIR L2 scheme signifies a crucial development in the realm of cyber security, aiming to provide a more accessible level of technical expertise to a broader spectrum of organisations at risk of cyber-attacks. As a result, S-RM's expanded capabilities will be instrumental in safeguarding the interests of private sector entities and organisations, operating primarily within the UK.


Joani Green, Director, Cyber Security at S-RM, comments:

We are immensely proud to be recognised as an NCSC CIR L2 Assured Service Provider and to have received the CREST CSIR accreditation. Our ability to deliver top-tier cyber security services, and enable our clients to proactively combat threats, rests with our team. Achieving these accreditations is testament to their skill and hard work.”


Jamie Smith, Global Head of Cyber Security Services at S-RM, adds:

Cyber risks are evolving at a pace that has only increased in 2023. As the first call for our clients when an incident happens, it’s essential that we stay at the forefront of the industry, and these recognitions show our dedication to that aim. Our clients deserve the best, and we’re happy to be providing services that meet this high bar.”


Rowland Johnson, President of CREST, said:

Congratulations to S-RM for gaining both CREST Accreditation and NCSC Cyber Incident Response (Level 2) scheme Assured Service Provider status for its incident response services. This demonstrates that S-RM has been assessed as capable of supporting most organisations with common cyber attacks, such as ransomware. It gives valuable assurance to buyers that S-RM provides high quality incident response services.”


Notes to Editors

Media Enquiries:
Tom Stewart-Walvin
+44 (0)7855 689 302

About S-RM

S-RM is a global intelligence and cyber security consultancy with expertise in insurance, cyber security and cyber response. Headquartered in London, S-RM works across nine international offices and advises companies ranging from blue-chip corporates to large financial institutions, and beyond.


Share this post

Subscribe to our insights

Get industry news and expert insights straight to your inbox.