Additional information and sources of support

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If you want to find out more about cyber security and protecting yourself, your data, and your devices online, then the following sources provide useful information and guidance:

Cyber Aware

Cyber Aware is a source of advice on how to stay secure online, provided by the UK's National Cyber Security Centre. It presents key actions that can be undertaken and by answering a few questions can generate a free personalised Cyber Action Plan.

Please visit: https://www.ncsc.gov.uk/cyberaware/home

Get Safe Online

Get Safe Online is a leading UK source of unbiased, factual and easy-to-understand information on online safety. The website provides practical advice on how to protect yourself, your computers and mobiles device and your business against fraud, identity theft, viruses and many other problems encountered online.

Please visit: https://www.getsafeonline.org

If you have been a victim of a cybercrime incident, then the following may be useful sources of support.

Action Fraud

Action Fraud is the UK’s national reporting centre for fraud and cybercrime where you should report fraud if you have been scammed, defrauded or experienced cyber crime in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.

Please visit: https://www.actionfraud.police.uk

Victim Support

Victim Support is an independent charity. It is dedicated to supporting people affected by crime and traumatic incidents in England and Wales.

Please visit: https://www.victimsupport.org.uk