Big tech firms back UK cyber security initiative

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Big tech firms back UK cyber security initiative

UK government and industry, including Microsoft and Google, have committed to an almost £190m co-investment in an initiative to ensure new technology is secure by design against top cyber threats. Security by default and design is a key element of UK government policy on technological innovation. The principle is enshrined in the recently published minimum requirements […]

US ‘launched cyber-attack on Iran weapons systems’

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US 'launched cyber-attack on Iran weapons systems'

The US launched a cyber-attack on Iranian weapons systems on Thursday as President Trump pulled out of air strikes on the country, US reports say. The cyber-attack disabled computer systems controlling rocket and missile launchers, the Washington Post said. It was in retaliation for the shooting down of a US drone as well as attacks […]