Experts Reaction On News That UK Could Use Trident To Counter Cyber-Attack

By   ISBuzz Team
Writer , Information Security Buzz | Mar 18, 2021 04:25 am PST

It has been reported that the UK government has announced it is prepared to launch nuclear weapons if the country was faced with an exceptionally destructive attack using cyber or other “emerging technologies”. As per UK existing policy, Trident missiles could only be launched against another nuclear power, or potentially in response to extreme chemical or biological threats. Cybersecurity experts reacted below.