Fergus Ewing named ‘cyber minister’ to tackle Scottish computer crime

Enterprise Minister Fergus Ewing is to be responsible for the Scottish Government’s new plan to improve cyber security. The announcement came at the eCrime Scotland summit in Edinburgh. Justice Secretary Kenny MacAskill told delegates it was vital to tackle the problem, which is said to cost Scottish businesses an estimated £5 billion a year. A group set up to tackle crime against businesses said the Scottish Government action would help put the country at the “forefront in the fight to halt e-crime”…

More (Scotsman)

Leave a Comment

Latest Videos

Digital Forensics News Round-Up, May 22 2024 #dfir #computerforensics

Forensic Focus 22nd May 2024 6:03 pm

Podcast Ep. 85 Recap: AI-Powered License Plate Reading With Amped DeepPlate #dfir #digitalforensics

Forensic Focus 21st May 2024 1:57 pm

This error message is only visible to WordPress admins

Important: No API Key Entered.

Many features are not available without adding an API Key. Please go to the YouTube Feeds settings page to add an API key after following these instructions.

Latest Articles