The government has revealed it has missed a self-imposed deadline to take its identity assurance programme, Gov.uk Verify, out of beta-testing mode at the end of April, TechWeekEurope reports.
A data-sharing agreement between Google's artificial intelligence company and the Royal Free NHS Trust means DeepMind will have access to 1.6 million NHS patient records, IT Pro reports.
According to Eset, ransomware now accounts for around a quarter of cyber threats in the UK, and this figure continues to rise.
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