The Register: NotBeingPetya: UK critical infrastructure firms face huge fines for lax security

8 August 2017

James Chappell, CTO and co-founder of threat intel firm Digital Shadows, said that UK government proposals go further than what’ll be required to achieve NIS Directive compliance.

“When the UK made its decision to leave the EU one of the concerns within the cyber security industry was that it would choose not to enact the regulatory commitments the country really needs to toughen up its cyber defences,” Chappell explained.