UK ‘on alert for China cyber attack’ in retaliation for Hong Kong

Now that China/UK relations are at the worst they’ve been for some time it’s difficult to disentangle political statements about ‘attacks’ and the actual risk. The NCSC aren’t backing up ministers’ statements on this one…:

[…] Britain’s National Cyber Security Centre says it is not ‘expecting’ a rise in attacks. However, one senior minister said the threat was ‘obviously part of conversations’, but added that ‘all risk must be looked at in the round’.

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Original article here