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Britain’s cyber security bolstered by Government’s introduction of “world-class strategy”

Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond has formally launched the Government’s new National Cyber Security Strategy, which will set out decisive action designed to protect the UK economy and the privacy of British citizens, while also encouraging industry to ‘up its...
Posted On 01 Nov 2016
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NCA report calls for stronger law enforcement and business partnership to fight cyber crime

The National Crime Agency (NCA) has published its Cyber Crime Assessment 2016, with the 16-page report outlining the immediate threat to UK businesses from cyber crime. This is the first cyber crime assessment produced jointly by the NCA and industry partners. The NCA reports...
Posted On 13 Jul 2016
The shared vision for the Cyber Security Academy is for it to become an internationally-recognised hub for cyber security activity
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Roke becomes founding member of GCHQ-supported Cyber Security Academy

Today, the University of Southampton launched a new Cyber Security Academy at the IA15 event in London hosted by GCHQ. Roke Manor Research (Roke) is one of three founding members from world-leading cyber and defence organisations which aim to make the UK more resilient to cyber...
Posted On 09 Nov 2015
Francis Maude: Minister for the Cabinet Office with responsibility for cyber security
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UK universities awarded ‘Academic Centre of Excellence’ status in cyber security research

​Two further UK universities conducting world class research in the field of cyber security have been recognised as an ‘Academic Centre of Excellence in Cyber Security Research’ by GCHQ in partnership with Research Councils UK (RCUK) and the Department for Business...
Posted On 07 Apr 2015