Lord Ashdown: Cyber-terrorism 'a big threat'

Summary:The former leader of the Liberal Democrats explains the need for an internationally co-ordinated response to combat cyber-terrorist threats

The UK dependence on computer systems leaves the country vulnerable to cyber-terrorist attack, according to former leader of the Liberal Democrats, Lord Ashdown.

Topics: Security

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