With the UK government and the EU playing political chess, both private and public sector organisations need to monitor their networks more closely for a potential increase in cyber attacks.
It's no secret UK law enforcement is under resourced and overwhelmed. This creates unprecedented opportunities for digital criminal activity to go undetected.
As everyone takes their eye off the cybersecurity ball and fights over Brexit, the criminal fraternity will no doubt be looking to exploit the distraction opportunity.
Government wants to remain in EU cyber security club after Brexit The UK government wants to maintain deep links with the European Union’s cyber security working groups following Britain’s exit from the bloc in 2019 The UK government will seek to continue to collaborate in-depth with its former European Union (EU) partners on cyber security matters after Brexit.