NAO slams Cabinet Office for lack of leadership in information security

A fresh report from the National Audit Office says the Cabinet Office has failed to get to grips with information security across government departments.

The NAO has issued a report this morning criticising UK government and the Cabinet Office in particular for failing to coordinate and lead departmental cyber-security efforts.

The National Audit Office report, running to 41 pages, stated that despite an ambition to set the agenda for cyber-security across government, the Cabinet Office had failed to establish a clear role for itself amidst the often confusing government information landscape. Full story..