This next segment is taken from our exclusive interview with Admiral the Lord West of Spithead, former Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Security and Counter-terrorism under Gordon Brown. In it, he highlights the Catch 22 scenario of cyber war with China. He reveals the single overriding cyber concern for MI5 and speaks frankly about past blunders of the Security Service within the realm of cyber security.
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