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Question for Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

UIN 720, tabled on 12 May 2021

To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, whether he has read the research paper entitled Computers trusted and found wanting, published in Computer Law and Security Report by Dr Stephen Castell; and what assessment he has made of the conclusions of that report on the reliability of computers.

Answered on

21 May 2021

I am grateful to have the paper brought to my attention. The National Cyber Security Centre continue to focus on the security and reliability of computer systems and conduct research, working with research institutes, in order to maintain and develop current understanding.