Tag: MOD

Liam Fox Bored of Trade?

HM Gov Press Release 12 Oct 2017 Source is here.  Interestingly, HM Gov omitted Fox’s full & proper title with the Rt Hon etc.  But, hey ho!  This is what it says: blah….blah….blah….blah….blah….blah….blah….blah….blah….blah….blah….blah….blah….blah….blah….blah….blah….blah….blah….blah….blah….blah….blah….blah….blah….blah….blah….blah….blah….blah….blah….blah….blah….blah….blah….blah….blah….blah….blah….blah….blah….blah….blah….blah….blah….blah….blah….blah….blah Well Then? Liam Fox seems to want to be chair of a board with only himself on it.  Not even Adam Werritty. …
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October 15, 2017 0

How do You Keep the Gates Closed when the Gatekeeper Loses the Keys?

Despite the best made plans and intentions, no security system is perfect. A massive recent security lapse means that (again!), the government’s continuing plans to implement ID Cards should be seriously examined. Not only have their own credentials at data security been demonstrated by themselves to be wholly inadequate (I’m thinking of the DVLA, MOD,…
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February 10, 2009 2

Computer Piracy on the High Seas

In an amazingly co-incidental follow up to my earlier post, Not all Pirates Win, but Most Do!,  on the very same day news was just being released that some Royal Navy ships had their NavyStar (N*) computers compromised by a virus originating from “the former eastern bloc”. Token News Links: Royal Navy warships lose email…
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January 18, 2009 0

So Much for Military Might!

In an interesting twist to the news today, both the UK military, the US military, the Russian military and the Ukrainian military have shown themselves to be totally useless! The UK have had RAF personnel files stolen from a high security base in Gloucestershire!  Personnel records stolen from MoD In the current climate, this is…
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September 27, 2008 1

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