Friday 17 December 2021

*UKHotViewsExtra* Government updates National Cyber Security strategy

Our latest analysis of the UK government's updated National Cyber Strategy details the measures being taken to encourage the expansion and improvement of the country's cyber security provision in the face of escalating attacks.

The new three year framework aims to help the UK build and maintain world class cyber security defences and establish a pool of professional talent and ambitious start-ups that will contribute to the country’s economic expansion and digital expertise.

It replaces the previous five year National Cyber Security Strategy which was supported by £1.9bn of funding but was criticised by the National Audit Office (NAO) and the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) for lacking a business case and failing to demonstrate value for money. The latest framework shares much of the same ambition with a few notable differences, but will its success be a*UKHotViewsExtra* Government updates National Cyber Security strategyny easier to measure?

TechMarketView subscribers, including those signed up to UKHotViewsPremium, can read our initial analysis of the newly launched framework in our HotViewsExtra “Government updates National Cyber Security strategy” here. If you are not yet a subscriber, please contact Deb Seth to find out how to access this and much more.

Posted by Martin Courtney at '06:32' - Tagged: skills   policy   government   cybersecurity