UK preps major security awareness campaign

Tuesday, 19 October 2004, 3:13 PM EST

A major UK government campaign to help small businesses and consumers protect themselves from Internet security threats will launch in the UK next year.

The National High-Tech Crime Unit (NHTCU) is co-ordinating the £2m three-year security awareness campaign, codenamed Project Endurance, and it is seeking business sponsorship. So it is off to rattle the tin at a Confederation of British Industry conference on 8 November. Public launch is scheduled for the second quarter of 2005.

By John Leyden at The Register.

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