MI5

MI5’s website uses obsolete encryption protocol – and they’re fine with that

Is British intelligence service MI5 following best security practice on its website?

Or have they just scraped a C grade?


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Is one terrorism death a year really too high a price to pay for freedom from intrusive surveillance?

One death in a year through a terrorist act seems too high a price to pay for freedom from intrusive surveillance.

Do we value our privacy as little as that, asks guest contributor Philip Le Riche.


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State-sponsored cybercrime on “industrial scale” says MI5 chief

One company lost £800m as a result of hostile state cyber attack, says British Security Service chief.


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Ex-MI5 boss loses laptop at Heathrow airport

Stella Rimington, the former Director-General of MI5 has had her laptop stolen after landing at Heathrow airport.

Is the data on your laptop properly secured?


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MI5 website hack overhyped by Daily Express

Read more in my article at Naked Security.


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MI5 website hacked – a threat to national security?

Read more in my article at Naked Security.


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