The latest round up of legal and regulatory developments and other news on cybersecurity from the Datonomy blogging team at Olswang LLP.
UK policy and regulatory developments
According to SC Magazine, the Bank of England has approved its first commercial provider of CBEST threat intelligence and penetration testing (read more from Datonomy about the financial sector CBEST programme here). The company now approved to assess financial sector companies’ preparedness for a cyber attack is BAE Systems.
EU policy and regulatory developments
Network and Information Security Directive (NISD): as we reported in last week’s update, the next trilogue meeting on the draft Directive was reportedly taking place on 30 April. As yet we have been unable to find any progress reports in the public domain, other than a headline on the EU Issues Tracker Service (subscription required) indicating that the Council’s permanent representatives are due to receive a debrief today, 5 May, indicating … Continue Reading ››