Germany’s cyber defence strategy discussed behind closed doors

By |junij 4th, 2019|cyber defence, cyber security, Digital, Germany, News, security and defence, transparency|

Germany is currently preparing a new cyber defence strategy. An internal concept paper of the German government foresees the use of so-called hack-backs and changes to the German Basic Law. But the change is happening and the general public is being ex...

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Digital Brief: Estonia Special

By |maj 16th, 2019|5G, Andrus Ansip, Christchurch, cyber defence, Cybersecurity, digital wonderland, EKRE, Estonia, France, GDPR, Huawei, Kadri Simson, Kersti Kaljulaid, Kristo Vaher, Latitude59, Marine Le Pen, New Zealand, News, The Digital Brief|

This week, EURACTIV Digital has been in Estonia, talking to political officials, startup entrepreneurs, and purveyors of Estonia's digital revolution, as a means to map out the country's future as the EU's tech powerhouse.

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NATO braces its cyber warriors against hybrid threats

By |november 30th, 2018|Cyber Coalition 18, cyber defence, Estonia, hybrid warfare, Nato, News|

Cyber-attacks on communication networks and critical infrastructure have become an increasing military threat. NATO's biggest cyber defence exercise, the three-day Cyber Coalition held in Estonia this week, aims to prep the Alliance for zero hour.

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American midterms not influenced by cyberattacks

By |november 9th, 2018|2019 European elections, American sanctions, cyber defence, cyber security, ECFR, News, Russia|

The midterms in the United States were not subject to an intervention due to a lack of Russian resources. But will the upcoming European elections also go under Moscow’s radar? EURACTIV France reports.

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Tackling hybrid threats, in Europe and the UK

By |junij 27th, 2018|cyber defence, cyber warfare, disinformation, hybrid war, News|

The June European Council is an opportunity to make sure we have the right measures in place to tackle hostile state threats to security such as cyber attacks, disinformation and meddling in elections, writes Mark Sedwill.

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EU defence gets €20 billion budget boost

By |maj 3rd, 2018|common defence, cyber defence, Cybersecurity, Defence policy, defence research, defence spending, drones, European defence, European Defence Fund, News|

The EU on Wednesday (2 May) announced plans to spend nearly 20 billion euros on defence over its next long-term budget, as the bloc seeks to boost its resilience to the perceived threat from Russia.

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Forget the skills gap, in energy cyber security, it’s a chasm

By |april 16th, 2018|cyber defence, cyber security, cyber-crime, Cybersecurity, energy security, European cybercrime center, News, power grids|

There are frighteningly few cyber security experts with the right skills in the electricity industry, warns Michael John. While there is room for hope in the longer-term, he outlines what can be done now to plug the gaps.

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New EU cybersecurity centres slated to research encryption

By |november 17th, 2017|cyber defence, Cybersecurity, encryption, European Parliament, europol, News, research|

EU member states are expected to agree Monday (20 November) on a plan to set up new cybersecurity research centres that will focus partly on encryption technologies.

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EU plans aid to prosecute hackers and support member states

By |oktober 24th, 2017|cyber defence, cyberattacks, Cybersecurity, EU sanctions, europol, News|

EU diplomats agreed to provide support to find and prosecute hackers outside the bloc and help member states that are hit with cybersecurity breaches, as part of a strategy to step up defence against large-scale attacks.

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Juncker announces massive cyber security overhaul

By |september 13th, 2017|certification, cyber defence, Cybersecurity, ENISA, Internet of Things, Jean-Claude Juncker, News, Udo Helmbrecht|

The European Commission will add funds and new powers for the EU cyber security agency and introduce a range of measures to limit threats from hackers, Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker announced in his annual state of the union speech on Wednes...

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