Candlelites

Everything from Everywhere

newspaper headlines: russian cyber war 'may grind uk to halt'

newspaper headlines: russian cyber war 'may grind uk to halt' News Article With The full text news. The Resource Link is down the post and you can View this News Article in the source page.



newspaper headlines: russian cyber war 'may grind uk to halt'

image caption russia has threatened the uk with a "cyber war", reports the telegraph. it says a "dirty tricks" campaign has been launched by president putin in retaliation against the syria strikes. the paper reports whitehall sources claim kremlin-linked social media accounts have been increasingly spreading "disinformation" in the days after the missiles struck. image caption the express also leads on the possibility of russian computer hackers bringing the uk "to a standstill". it says targets could include airports, rail networks, hospitals, power supplies and banks. the paper also says spy chiefs have warned the attacks could lead to "embarrassing" information about ministers and mps being leaked. image caption president putin's attack is "imminent", says the mirror. image caption britain's intelligence agency gchq is on standby to hit back at the kremlin's cyber revenge, reports the mail. it quotes the uk foreign secretary saying "every possible precaution" is being taken. image caption the metro reports jeremy corbyn is going to "war" with the pm. it says the labour leader will confront theresa may in parliament over her failure to consult mps before intervening in syria. image caption meanwhile, the i claims the pm faces a "showdown" in the commons. it says there are fears from some tories that britain could be "dragged further" into the syrian war. image caption but mrs may insists the bombing...