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NESA stands for National Electronic Security Authority, a UAE Federal Authority established by the United Arab Emirates (UAE) government on June 25, 2014. It is now known as the Signals Intelligence Agency (SIA) UAE. It is responsible for enhancing national cybersecurity posture by safeguarding the UAE’s critical data or information and digital infrastructure and mitigating corresponding risk levels. NESA has developed Information Assurance (IA) Standards, a set of standards, policies, and guidelines for all government entities to maintain critical national services across all enterprises. NESA’s primary goal is to establish national cybersecurity policies and strategies intended to improve workforce cybersecurity awareness and develop a secure culture in the UAE.

Azpirantz offers consultancy and compliance services to businesses, aiming to provide effective risk management while combating against cyberattacks and threats in the United Arab Emirates. We provide improved security on critical information or digital infrastructure while reducing associated risk levels.

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Why Choose Azpirantz for NESA Compliance

Security Control Compliance

We will help you to comply with all the internal security controls and regulatory requirements.

Security and Risk Management Services

We will provide robust security and risk management services to stay ahead against emerging cyber-attacks and threats.

Reduce Integration Security Challenges

We will help you to reduce any challenges regarding information security integration.

Continuous Monitoring

We will continuously monitor your cybersecurity infrastructure to ensure that there are no compliance gaps.

Advanced Security Level

We will help you increase your cybersecurity level and mitigate the associated security threats and risks.

End-to-end support

We will efficiently and cooperatively work with you at every stage of the Compliance process.

Comply with Guidelines

With our end-to-end security management and consulting services, your company will be well prepared to comply with all the necessary guidelines.

Our Approach to NESA Compliance


Understand the Requirements

We understand the organization's security requirements to develop appropriate controls and determine the essential services and assets.


Gap Assessment

We conduct the gap assessment to detect gaps in complying with the NESA requirements.


Risk Assessment

We conduct the risk assessment to determine the organization's risks and develop risk treatment plans.


Implement Controls

We collaborate with you to design and implement the necessary security controls to reduce risks.



We regularly monitor and analyze implemented controls to ensure the efficacy of compliance.



We conduct timely audits to ensure continuous improvement based on the derived policies and procedures.

Benefits of NESA Compliance for Organizations

There are generally six phases of penetration testing:

Enhance the security of the United Arab Emirates' critical digital assets

Identify, respond to, and recover from significant breaches in cybersecurity

Reduce associated risk levels

Protects the crucial digital infrastructure from cyber vulnerabilities

Mitigate the adverse impacts of cybersecurity incidents on the UAE's economy

Implement effective security controls

Enhance UAE citizens' awareness of cybersecurity

Develop infrastructure and technical abilities

Establish appropriate policies, procedures, and frameworks to protect a company from cybersecurity risks

benefits of NESA

FAQs on NESA Compliance

  • When was NESA Compliance established?

    The National Electronic Security Authority (NESA) was established on June 25, 2014, and it sets critical security guidelines and requirements aligned with the UAE's national cyber-security measures.

  • Who should comply with the NESA Compliance?

    NESA Compliance is necessary for the following:

    • Government Entities
    • Semi-Government Entities
    • Fintech Companies
    • Business Entities that are identified as UAE’s critical infrastructure 
    • All Stakeholders associated with national informations
  • How long does it take to conduct a NESA audit?

    It depends on your organization. Usually, the NESA Audit is completed in 4-6 weeks on average. However, the timeline also depends on the time required to implement the remediation recommended during the gap analysis.

  • What is the validity of the NESA Compliance report?

    • The NESA Compliance report is only valid for one year after the issue date. Furthermore, as per the Industry Standard, the audit is also conducted annually or whenever substantial changes are made, which might affect the infrastructure's systems and control.

  • How many security controls are covered in the NESA Compliance?

    The NESA compliance consists of 188 security controls that are divided into two groups:

    1. Management Security Controls
    2. Technical Security Controls

We Different From Others

Azpirantz offers a unique way of Cybersecurity services and data protection to safeguard your business information by managing risks and building confidence in your technology.

Industry Experts

Our team has years of industrial experience in providing effective Cybersecurity solutions to the organization, with recognized certifications and specialists for each cybersecurity service.


Dedicated Team

Our Cybersecurity experts are highly dedicated to identifying the potential attack paths and vulnerabilities and finding ways to resolve them by breaking the chain of continuous attacks. We offer more comprehensive penetration testing services that prevent the organization from threats.


Outcome Focused

We take full measures on security profiles by validating the organization's cyber defensive system and delivering the business outcomes to the utmost satisfaction.


High Quality Service

We offer standard high-quality cybersecurity services to the customers by providing continuous monitoring on Penetration Testing services. Our efforts to provide Information Technology Strategy and information assurances prevent our customer's data from cyber incidents.


Cyber Security Expert

Our Cybersecurity experts offer you the best security solutions for software and hardware systems. We ensure to protect your organization from threats with advanced security systems that are safe from attack.

  • Industry Experts
  • Dedicated Team
  • Outcome Focused
  • High Quality Service
  • Cyber Security Expert

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