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Cyber Security - A new national programme

Published Thursday, June 23, 2011

It is widely acknowledged that cyber attacks will increasingly be a key aspect of future warfare and organised crime. This note explains the increasing threat to national security posed by the new "front" of the cyber realm of networked, digital activities (often internet-based) and sets out the Government's response.

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It is widely acknowledged that cyber attacks will increasingly be a key aspect of future warfare and organised crime. This note explains the increasing threat to national security posed by the new "front" of the cyber realm of networked, digital activities (often internet-based) and sets out the Government's response.

Commons Briefing papers SN05832

Author: Emma Downing

Topics: Defence policy, Internet and cybercrime, Security industry, Telecommunications

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