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Code of Practice: Cyber Security in the Built Environment – revised second edition

This Code of Practice explains why and how cyber security should be considered throughout a building’s lifecycle and explains current best practice, focusing on building-related systems and all inter-connections to the wider cyber environment.

It provides clear practical guidance on the key aspects of cyber security relating to specific jobs and responsibilities in maintaining the security of a building. 

Contents include:

  • An introduction and overview of the area
  • The five top-level security principles that should be applied to the application of digital technologies in the built environment
  • Security over a built assets’ lifecycle
  • Managing technical aspects
  • Managing process and procedure aspects
  • Managing people aspects
  • Applying the code of practice.

The new edition supported and sponsored by the NCSC has involved considerable restructuring of the work which will be of value to a wide range of job functions connected to the design, management, operation and security of any building-related systems.