The director of Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ), UK’s intelligence agency will in a speech today, speak about the global cyber security standard falling short of where it needs to be.
Recent breaches have pushed the topic of cyber security to the forefront in the UK. The most significant recent breach is the now infamous TalkTalk hack. The GCHQ, UK’s spy agency has now revealed that it is identifying at least 200 cyber attacks targeting critical installations, networks and companies, up from 100 attacks last summer.
Speaking to the Telegraph, the director general for cyber security at GCHQ, Ciaran Martin said:
These are attacks that are of [...]