FAST FIVE: China Poses "The Greatest Threat To World Order": UK Military Intel Chief
(Tyrone Siu/Reuters) China is “increasingly authoritarian and assertive,” he said.
(STR/AFP via Getty Images) The UK government is conducting a comprehensive review of its foreign, security, and defense policy.
As part of the review, Britain's Ministry of Defence is planning to pivot away from traditional defense and “operate much more in the newest domains of space, cyber, and sub-sea,” UK Defence Secretary Ben Wallace said in July.
On May 5, the UK's National Cyber Security Center (NCSC) and the US Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security agency (CISA) issued a joint advisory, exposing malicious cyber campaigns targeting international health-care and medical research organizations involved in the coronavirus response.
To counter cyber threats, the UK government announced that health-care businesses will be able to get government-funded training in order to boost their cyber-security and protect sensitive data.