The UK will be hit by the most serious type of cyber emergency at some point, an intelligence chief has warned, as it emerged that a specialist unit is repelling more than 10 attempted attacks every week.
National Cyber Security Centre
Four new attacks have been associated with the GRU by the UK’s National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC).
Britain has put in place a number of “protective” measures to guard against Russian cyber activity in the wake of the Salisbury attack, a senior intelligence official has disclosed.
British Airways is facing a possible fine of around £500 million over a data breach that compromised 380,000 card payments after regulators said they were “making inquiries” into the incident.