Threats

We issue alerts and advisories to address cyber security issues being detected in the UK. We also produce in-depth analysis on cyber threats and vulnerabilities. More about Threats

 

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A report from the NCSC explaining how UK law firms - of all sizes - can protect themselves from common cyber threats.

18th January 2019

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NCSC Threat Report

A video summarising the cyber threats the UK faced over the last year, first shown at the NCSC's CYBERUK 18 conference.

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A new NCSC threat report, in partnership with the National Crime Agency (NCA), helping to raise awareness across the board and improve the nation's cyber defences.

Share and discuss threat information through CiSP

The Cyber Security Information Sharing Partnership (CiSP) is a confidential forum for sharing intelligence about cyber threats and vulnerabilities, in real time.

Run by the NCSC, CiSP is a joint industry and government initiative that helps to increase overall situational awareness and reduce impact on UK business. More about CiSP

 

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Threats overview

Alerts and Advisories

An alert will be issued in response to a significant national cyber security incident.

Advisories will be issued on a regular basis and will address cyber security issues being detected across government, industry or academia. They will provide more detailed collaborative analysis and independent assessment.

Reports

The NCSC offers a wide range of reports, from sector-specific assessments to analysis of the latest malware types affecting the UK. Whether you are a CEO, a network defender or run your own business, we produce informed intelligence and reporting on the latest threats to businesses, organisations and the wider public.

CiSP

The Cyber Security Information Sharing Partnership (CiSP) is a confidential forum for sharing intelligence about cyber threats and vulnerabilities, in real time.

Run by the NCSC, CiSP is a joint industry and government initiative that helps to increase overall situational awareness and reduce impact on UK business.