Membership is FREE!   Professional Designations for Business & Technology Professionals

Cybersecurity

British Army launches a new Cyber Regiment

1 Mins read

British Army has created a new regiment that will be tasked to operate its in-house security operations centre … cybersecurity is a pillar of UK defence strategy!

The British Ministry of Defence continues to invest in cybersecurity as part of its strategy, it has launched a new regiment that will take charge of its in-house security operations centre.

The unit is part of the 13th Signal Regiment and was operative since June 1 at Blandford Forum.

The 13th Signal Regiment is a regiment of the British Army under the 1st (UK) Signal Brigade, it is part of the command of 6th (UK) Division, that conducts information manoeuvre and unconventional warfare.

The new Cyber Regiment has been launched to protect frontline operations from the growing number of cyber attacks.

“This is a step-change in the modernisation of the UK Armed Forces for information warfare. Cyber-attacks are every bit as deadly as those faced on the physical battlefield, so we must prepare to defend ourselves from all those who would do us harm and 13th Signal Regiment is a vital addition to that defence.” said the Defence secretary Ben Wallace.

The press release…

Read The Full Article

Related posts
BlockchainCybersecurity

Bitcoin: $1bn seized from Silk Road account by US government

1 Mins read
More than $1bn (£772m) in Bitcoin linked to the notorious Silk Road website has been seized by the US Department of Justice…
Cybersecurity

Over 200 Documented Blockchain Attacks, Vulnerabilities and Weaknesses

3 Mins read
By Kurt Seifried, Chief Blockchain Officer at Cloud Security Alliance Blockchain attacks are very hot right now for one simple reason: it’s…
Cybersecurity

The CISO’s Dilemma: Balancing Security, Productivity With a Housebound Workforce

3 Mins read
How are CISOs managing the tug-of-war between IT security and worker productivity in this new, remote-first era? Before the pandemic, remote work was already…
Join BIZTEK

Yes, I have read and live by this Code of Ethics - https://biztek.org/code-of-ethics/. We are BIZTEK, located in Mississauga, Ontario. Business Certification is an important part of doing business in Canada. Join us to set new standards and professionalism to the technology sector. We will email you regarding issues that affect business and technology professionals in Canada. Contact us at info@biztek.org or call us at 647 499 2744. You can unsubscribe at any time.