#nationalcybersecuritycentre

  1. General Election 2024: China and Russia may try to interfere in UK poll - new alert calls for MI5 action

    By Nicholas Cecil China, Russia , Iran and North Korea may seek to interfere in Britain’s general election , senior MPs and peers warned as they called for last-minute action by MI5 and other security agencies to thwart these states from doing so. In a letter addressed to Rishi Sunak
  2. Cameron urges NATO allies to increase defense spending to 2.5% of GDP

    European allies have to invest more in defense, setting a target of spending 2.5% of GDP, David Cameron, the UK's Foreign Secretary said, Politico reported. "From Talinn to Warsaw, from Prague to Bucharest, a chill has once more descended across the European continent, with those
  3. UK's Cameron to warn that West has not learned lessons of Ukraine-Russia war

    By Olena Goncharova U.K. Foreign Secretary David Cameron is expected to say NATO needs to adopt a harder edge for a tougher world during a speech at the National Cyber Security Centre on May 9. In his first big-picture policy speech as foreign secretary outside parliament
  4. Cyber attack row: Chinese diplomat hauled in for dressing-down at Foreign Office

    By Nicholas Cecil and Jitendra Joshi A top Chinese diplomat was hauled in to the Foreign Office on Tuesday after the UK Government called out a cyber attack on the Electoral Commission and parliamentarians. China’s chargé d'affaires in London was summoned for a formal dressing-down
  5. Cunning new text scam sweeping UK as expert shares simple trick to protect yourself

    By Saffron Otter Fraudsters are now pulling at heartstrings in a bid to get cash fast - with devastating consequences for those who fall victim. According to experts, the latest text scam sweeping the country is the "hi mum" manoeuvre, which sees cunning scammers impersonate a vict
  6. BBC TV Licence warning as scam email making the rounds could see you lose money

    By Ruby Flanagan A warning has been issued over a fake TV Licensing email which is asking people to make payments The scam email making the rounds claims to have been sent from TV Licensing and has the subject line of "you're about to lose your licence". The email says you need to
  7. King Charles hiring £75,000-a-year expert to prevent cyber attacks on Royal Family

    By Tim Hanlon King Charles is hiring a £75,000-a-year tech expert to protect computer systems at Buckingham Palace from cyber attacks. The successful applicant will head up a team to ensure cyber security for the Royal Family and they will work closely with agents at the Government
  8. Infamous Chisel: The Russian Malware That Could Wipe Out Your Crypto Wallet

    By Murtuza Merchant A sophisticated Russian malware named Infamous Chisel has been identified as a significant threat to cryptocurrency users and platforms. The malware's advanced design and capabilities specifically target crypto-related activities, putting digital assets at heigh