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As the Computer Misuse Act Turns 30, Critics Say Reform is Desperately Overdue

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Below present regulation, only the NCSC can have out threat intelligence beyond a company boundary

The Computer Misuse Act turns thirty these days. And critics say it has considerably outlived its reason, with its Portion 1 blanket-criminalising protection scientists, and undermining the capability for protection groups to conduct threat scanning.

Now, an eclectic coalition has published to the Primary Minister urging him to reform the growing older regulation — warning that it helps prevent threat intelligence scientists from “carrying out investigate to detect destructive cyber activity.”

Signatories to the letter include sector team techUK, protection corporations F-Protected,

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