Amid NATO tensions, Estonian President highlights Russia risk

By |november 20th, 2019|Brexit, defence, Estonia, EU, EU enlargement, Kersti Kaljulaid, News, Russia, security|

NATO should be ready to defend Estonia should the country face risks emanating from its neighbour Russia, Estonian President Kersti Kaljulaid has told EURACTIV. Her comments came following French President Macron's recent claim that the alliance is 'br...

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Trump security adviser to urge tougher UK stance on Iran and China

By |avgust 12th, 2019|Donald Trump, Huawei, Iran, Iran deal, John Bolton, News, security, UK|

John Bolton, US President Donald Trump’s national security adviser, arrived in London on the weekend for talks at which he is expected to urge Britain to toughen its stance on Iran and Chinese telecommunications firm Huawei.

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Huawei blocks over a hundred products from market due to security concerns

By |julij 22nd, 2019|5G, Cybersecurity, data protection, EU, Huawei, John Suffolk, News, security|

The Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei has blocked more than a hundred products from being released on the market due to concerns that the items do not meet security standards, EURACTIV has learnt.

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EU backs cyber sanctions regime, following Dutch and UK pressure

By |maj 17th, 2019|cyber sanctions, Cybersecurity, defence, Digital, EU, jen stoltenberg, Jeremy Hunt, Nato, Netherlands, News, security, Stef Blok, UK|

Under new EU rules, individuals and groups conducting cyber-attacks from outside the bloc may be hit with potential sanctions, including travel bans and asset freezes. But the measures announced on Friday will be applied only to "persons and entities" ...

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Commission turns blind eye to violence against demonstrators in France

By |februar 12th, 2019|demonstrations, European Commission, European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights, Karmenu Vella, News, Renaud Muselier, security, Yannick Jadot|

On Monday (11 February), many MEPs at the European Parliament criticised the amount and severity of injuries suffered during the demonstrations by the French ‘yellow vest’ movement. The fisheries commissioner, who was dispatched on to represent the Commission, did not answer any questions. EURACTIV France reports.

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UK Gatwick airport hit by drone attack

By |december 20th, 2018|airport security, Cybersecurity, drone, Gatwick airport, News, security|

Tens of thousands of airline passengers in the UK have been left stranded after a suspicious sighting of two drones circling the vicinity of Gatwick airport, prompting security authorities to halt flights late on Wednesday (20 December) evening.

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UK intelligence services: We don’t disclose every cyber vulnerability

By |november 30th, 2018|cyberattack, cybercrime, Cybersecurity, defense, EU, GCHQ, hack, hacking, News, nis directive, security, UK|

In a landmark move, the UK intelligence services unveiled on Thursday (29 November) the process by which they decide to disclose security vulnerabilities to technology firms. Not every weakness discovered in a system is always disclosed to the company in question, they revealed. 

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Germany ready to ‘take more responsibility’ in European defence policy, says Merkel 

By |avgust 27th, 2018|Angela Merkel, defence, European security council, News, security|

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has said that she supports the idea of a European security council as well as the project of European intervention troops, a notion also favoured by France. 

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EU Elections 2019: Critical cyberattacks loom, Estonia warns

By |avgust 24th, 2018|2019 European elections, Cybersecurity, Digital, elections, Emmanuel Macron, Estonia, hacking, Montenegro, News, security|

The 2019 European elections could be hit by a spate of cyberattacks, which could even prevent the new European Parliament from convening, a report led by the Estonian Information System Authority has warned.

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Reassessing defence priorities will reinforce NATO’s core capabilities [Promoted content]

By |julij 11th, 2018|defence cooperation, Nato, News, security|

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