cyber threats

10 Jun: Parliament calls for beefed-up EU security against cyber threats

(Source: European Parliament)

Hybrid threats and cyberattacks on infrastructure are increasingCall for tighter standards amid boom in connected devicesCOVID19 crisis has exposed the cyber vulnerabilities of critical sectors

MEPs call for tighter EU cybersecurity standards for connected devices, apps and operating systems, amid recent cyberattacks on critical infrastructure in the EU.

A resolution adopted on Thursday calls for connected products and associated services, including supply chains, to be made secure-by-design, resilient to cyber incidents, and quickly patched if vulnerabilities are discovered.

MEPs welcome the European Commission’s plans to propose horizontal legislation on cybersecurity requirements for connected products and associated services, …