British spooks to show businesses how to fight cyber attacks

GCHQ, the Government’s electronic intelligence unit, is to take a lead role in advising Britain’s senior business leaders on how to counter the growing threat of cyber attacks.A programme unveiled today -which also marks the first occasion the Government and the intelligence services have worked directly in such a way with the private sector – is expected to lead the way for extended co-operation in the future.
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/spooks-to-show-businesses-how-to-fight-cyber-attacks-8105025.htmlAlso see:GCHQ to advise senior business leaders on how to fight cyber attacks
GCHQ is to use its expertise to take a lead role advising Britain’s senior business leaders on how to combat the multi-billion pound threat of cyber attacks, under a programme being unveiled today.The involvement of the listening centre in such a scheme marks the first time that the Government and the intelligence services have worked directly in such a way with the private sector, a newspaper reported.
www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/defence/9521715/PLS-PIC-AND-PUB-GCHQ-to-advise-senior-business-leaders-on-how-to-fight-cyber-attacks.html

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