Blog Posts

November 17, 2022

How the European project JCOP adds actual value to Cybersecurity Authorities
Author: Greek National Cyber Security Authority (NCSA)
The Hellenic National Cyber Security Authority (NCSA) is the national competent authority for cybersecurity in Greece, according to the EU Network and Information Security Directive (NIS Directive - 2016/1148) and National Law 4577/2018.
JCOP will help the National Cybersecurity Authorities to achieve their mission and goals, enriching capabilities and improving the effectiveness and efficiency of their daily cybersecurity operations, including cooperation at the EU level...

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September 2, 2022

The need for joint cybersecurity operations across EU Members States and the JCOP
Author: Sphynx Analytics Ltd (SANL)
Since digital technologies become more pervasive in everyday lives and economies, cybersecurity incidents are getting frequent and diversified. Data breaches exposed 4.1 billion records in the first half of 2019, while the recently-released ENISA Threat Landscape for 2020 reports an increase in sophisticated and targeted ransomware exploits in the public sector, health care organisations and other industries, as well as the increased prevalence of hybrid threats, combing both the cyber and physical domains.
In this regard, ENISA's policy conclusions and recommendations highlight the importance of using Cyber Threat Intelligence (CTI) as the main tool for cybersecurity preparedness and driving strategic and political decisions that will effectively tackle threats that threaten the well-being of the European Union. It is also emphasized that cooperation and coordination of EU-wide CTI activities are essential for informing and driving emergency decisions needed in crisis management...

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