Her Majesty The Queen unveiling the GCHQ Centenary Plaque at Watergate House © Crown Copyright 2019
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Her Majesty The Queen marks GCHQ’s Centenary celebrations at Watergate House

Her Majesty The Queen recently paid a visit to the original top secret home of GCHQ as part of the Centenary celebrations for the UK’s dedicated intelligence, security and cyber agency. The event took place at Watergate House, the 1919 birthplace of the organisation. As...
Posted On 20 Feb 2019
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Director Jeremy Fleming unveils plans for all-new GCHQ site in Manchester

GCHQ director Jeremy Fleming has announced the organisation’s plans to open a new site in Manchester. The all-new secure location in the North West of England will be at the heart of the nation’s security, using “cutting-edge technology and technical ingenuity”...
Posted On 16 Apr 2018
Paul German
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Fixing the Cyber Security Skills Shortage

Attitudes towards security continue to harden, with terrorism, geopolitical uncertainty and cyber threats now joining over-regulation in the top four threats posed to business growth prospects in PwC’s 2018 CEO Survey. This shift is reflected by the language now used publicly –...
Posted On 21 Feb 2018
Robert Hannigan CMG
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Former GCHQ director Robert Hannigan appointed Senior Associate Fellow at RUSI

The Royal United Services Institute (RUSI) has announced the appointment of Robert Hannigan CMG as Senior Associate Fellow. Hannigan has spent much of his career in the sphere of national security, having recently been director of GCHQ, the UK’s largest intelligence and...
Posted On 08 Jan 2018
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Digital forensics expert calls upon industry support for National College of Cyber Security

Acknowledged as one of the UK’s leading innovators of digital forensic technologies, Andrew Sheldon has issued a call for industry professionals to support the proposed plan from the Qufaro Group for a National College of Cyber Security. The National College is to be based at the...
Posted On 28 Nov 2016
The new book about the life and work of Alan Turing
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GCHQ celebrates life and legacy of Alan Turing at launch of new biography

GCHQ has hosted an event to mark the official launch of a new book commemorating the life of legendary Bletchley Park codebreaker Alan Turing. Prof: Alan Turing Decoded is a biography written by Turing’s nephew, Sir Dermot Turing, and celebrates the life and work of an...
Posted On 13 Oct 2015
The Internet of Things Security Foundation is set for launch on 23 September
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Internet of Things Security Foundation set for global launch in London

Today, it has been announced that a collaborative initiative is now established in response to rising concerns over security in The Internet of Things. That initiative, entitled The Internet of Things Security Foundation, will officially launch on Wednesday 23 September at the...
Posted On 03 Sep 2015