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Here you can browse the Minutes of Evidence which were ordered by the House of Commons to be printed 14 February 2011.

Oral Evidence

Taken before the Science and Technology Committee

on Wednesday 17 November 2010

Members present:
Andrew Miller (Chair) Pamela Nash
Gavin BarwellGraham Stringer
Stephen MetcalfeRoger Williams
Stephen Mosley


Witnesses: Professor Ross Anderson , Professor of Security Engineering, University of Cambridge, Robert Hayes , Senior Fellow, The Microsoft Institute for Advanced Technology in Governments, Malcolm Hutty, Head of Public Affairs, London Internet Exchange (LINX), and Professor Peter Sommer, Visiting Professor, London School of Economics, gave evidence.

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Witnesses: Professor Bernard Silverman, Chief Scientific Adviser, Home Office, Dr Steve Marsh, Deputy Director, Office of Cyber Security and Information Assurance, Cabinet Office, and Professor Mark Welland, Chief Scientific Adviser, Ministry of Defence, gave evidence.

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