CREST is the not-for-profit accreditation and certification body representing
the technical information security industry. CREST provides internationally
recognised accreditation for organisations and individuals providing
penetration testing, cyber incident response and threat intelligence services.
All CREST Member Companies undergo regular and stringent assessment;
while CREST qualified individuals have to pass rigorous examinations to
demonstrate knowledge, skill and competence. CREST is governed by an
elected executive board of experienced security professionals who also
promote, develop and support awareness, ethics and standards within the
cyber security marketplace.