New blog post - will there be a cybersecurity czar in the UK?

Opinion by draywood


Following President Barack...


Following President Barack Obama's announcement of a cybersecurity czar last Friday, and the administration's general recognition of the threat posed by attacks, SC looks at whether it is time for the UK to follow suit.

 

Melissa Hathaway, the cybersecurity chief at the National Security Council, claimed that the American public ‘need a safe internet with a strong network infrastructure and we as a nation need to take prompt action to protect cyberspace for what we use it for today and will need in the future'. Does the UK government, potentially on the edge of a crushing European election defeat, need to follow suit?

 

Read the story here - http://www.scmagazineuk.com/Will-the-UK-be-the-next-nation-to-introduce-a-cybersecurity-czar/article/137919/



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