How Russia would wage cyber war on Britain

Fears are growing that Russia, in retaliation for the missile strike on Syria over the weekend, is gearing up to conduct a major cyber assault on Britain.

Just days after the attack, the threat of a crippling attack from Russia is now at its “highest possible level” the National Cyber Security Centre has warned.

There is already evidence that the Kremlin ramped up its bot-fuelled fake news campaign on the UK within hours of the military action in response to a chemical weapons strike by the regime of Bashar Al-Assad, according to Whitehall sources.

But there are heightened concerns that this heightened bot activity indicates that a devastating cyber attack that could bring down power, water,…

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