'Ethical hackers' recruited

Tuesday, 23 August 2005, 2:12 PM EST

A new generation of "ethical hackers" are to be trained in Wales to test and protect the world's computer security systems.

The qualification is being launched by the University of Glamorgan and the information security company 7Safe, which has trained staff members of Nato, the Ministry of Defence and the police.

By David Williamson at IC Wales.

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