Huffington Post UK: Security Witchcraft And Voodoo

9 February 2017

Many people were this week startled by reports that GCHQ technical director Dr Ian Levy had apparently claimed that security firms exaggerated the threat posed by hackers to promote the services they offer, and to sell more hardware. Alastair Paterson takes a look at what Dr Levy actually said and whether there is some justification in his reported comments.