What is the difference between the UK Product Security and Telecommunications Act (PSTI) and the EU Cyber Resilience Act (CRA)

On 29th April 2024 the UK Product Security and Telecommunications Act (PSTI) comes into force. Manufacturers of consumer products (or smart products) will need to ensure their products meet minimum security standards to comply with the act.

The regime comprises of two pieces of legislation:

• Part 1 of the Product Security and Telecommunications Infrastructure (PSTI) Act 2022; and
• The Product Security and Telecommunications Infrastructure (Security Requirements for Relevant Connectable Products) Regulations 2023.

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How does the UKs PSTI compare with the EUs CRA? //

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