GCHQ

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MI6 may have let informants commit crimes in UK, tribunal hears
Watchdog’s ruling raises question of whether conduct of MI6 and GCHQ was lawful

Owen Bowcott and Dan Sabbagh

16, Dec, 2020 @6:33 PM

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UK unveils National Cyber Force of hackers to target foes digitally
New unit aims to disrupt online activities of hostile states, terror groups and paedophiles

Dan Sabbagh Defence and security editor

19, Nov, 2020 @6:48 PM

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Hackers HQ and Space Command: how UK defence budget could be spent
Creation of specialist cyber force and artificial intelligence unit in pipeline

Dan Sabbagh Defence and security editor

18, Nov, 2020 @10:30 PM

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GCHQ boss says spy agency is 'not nearly diverse enough'
Jeremy Fleming’s remarks follow revelation that ethnic minorities were excluded until 1980s

Dan Sabbagh Defence and security editor

21, Oct, 2020 @6:34 PM

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Behind the Enigma by John Ferris review – inside Britain's most secret intelligence agency
From codebreakers at Bletchley Park to the crisis surrounding whistleblower Edward Snowden … an authorised history of GCHQ

Luke Harding

21, Oct, 2020 @11:00 AM

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Britain has offensive cyberwar capability, top general admits
Gen Sir Patrick Sanders says Boris Johnson has told him to ensure UK is major cyber power

Dan Sabbagh Defence and security editor

25, Sep, 2020 @5:00 PM

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GCHQ Twitter followers spy swearword in puzzle solution
Agency apologises for spelling out four-letter word in answer to code based on planets

Dan Sabbagh

18, Aug, 2020 @2:21 PM

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Timid, incompetent ... how our spies missed Russian bid to sway Brexit
MPs who compiled the Russia report were incredulous at Britain’s reluctance to tackle Kremlin

Luke Harding & Mark Townsend

26, Jul, 2020 @6:15 AM

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Hackers targeting UK research labs amid vaccine race – GCHQ chief
China among hostile states believed to be trying to steal secrets during pandemic

Dan Sabbagh Defence and security editor

04, Jun, 2020 @5:14 PM

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Dark Mirror by Barton Gellman review – the rise of today's surveillance state
The author’s lively interactions with Edward Snowden inform this deeply considered portrait of the 21st-century US-dominated surveillance operation

Luke Harding

27, May, 2020 @6:30 AM

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GCHQ calls on public to report coronavirus-related phishing emails
Intelligence agency launches service to counter growing number of online scams

Alex Hern Technology editor

20, Apr, 2020 @11:01 PM

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UK to launch specialist cyber force able to target terror groups
GCHQ and Ministry of Defence to roll out national task force of hackers after months of delay

Dan Sabbagh Defence and security editor

27, Feb, 2020 @8:00 AM

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