Cyberthreat 2018 aimed at UK cyber security techies

Partnership

The NCSC is partnering with the Sans Institute, which has a successful track record in running cyber threat intelligence conferences in the US that typically feature key technical speakers.

“We were keen to bring something similar to the UK, not only to give local technicians access to top speakers, but also to help create a sense of community through interactive workshops and activities,” said Chichester.

“Another key aim of Cyberthreat 2018 is to further foster collaboration between the public and private sectors around analysing attacks, to come together to share knowledge, expertise and best practices to ultimately reduce the harm to the UK,” he said.

Contrasting Cyberthreat 2018 with the NCSC’s CyberUK annual cyber security conference, Chichester said that while that event is aimed at a broader range of topics and is a much more strategic, high-level event, this new event will sit under that to focus

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