Finding an edge in cyber security

17 Mar 2016, 11:29 am

William Barker outlines the key steps for local government in building resilience against cyber incidents

Local authorities need to become familiar with the 10 Steps to Cyber Security and take part in the Cyber Security Information Sharing Partnership (CiSP), according to the deputy technology leader of the Department of Communities and Local Government.

William Barker told the recent Local Digital Futures event that the key factor in finding an edge in cyber security is “being on the front foot to deal with what might happen”, and having quick access to any information that could help to deal with attacks or emerging threats.

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