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On 28 January, it was Data Protection Day, an annual celebration of privacy and data protection commemorating the date that Convention 108 of the Council of Europe was first opened for signature.

GEIGER: Providing new tool for small businesses to fight cyberattacks

GEIGER makes cybersecurity more approachable to MSEs without expertise in digital security issues. In comparison to threat communication by CSIRTs and CERTs, GEIGER offers sensors to the MSE that allow a high degree of personalisation, and consequently, recommendations that are easier to understand and apply.

SWForum.eu Launches Podcast!

SWForum.eu has just released their first Podcast, An Introduction to SWForum.eu, which is available on all major platforms. The first episode features the SWForum.eu Coordinator Leire Orue-Echevarria as she speaks about the challenges being faced, the objectives of the initiative and its expected impacts.

#CybersecMonth: Let’s talk about digital security!

October marks Cyber Security Month, and we took this chance to talk about what cyber threats we face every day and how we could avoid them. It might seem that cyber attacks are far away from us or our business and present the greatest danger only for large corporations. Unfortunately, the statistics say otherwise. Almost half of all the threats strike small businesses. The most common attacks among them are web-based and social engineering attacks, as well as phishing.

From yoga studio owner to app provider and GEIGER ambassador

e-abo is a Swiss startup offering an affordable solution for course administration. As a member of the GEIGER project consortium, e-abo will have the possibility to evaluate the level of cybersecurity risks of their business, and to eliminate any potential threats, all while contributing to the development of the GEIGER framework and tools by bringing in the small business perspective.

Security Research About Phishing

During the recent pandemic and the unprecedented changes in the way the world operates, there is an increase in email use (app. 20% increase in opening rates) that correspondingly increases the risk of a cyberattack.

SealedGRID’s Researchers had a Telco about D5.2

The researcher Sofia Batsi from Neurosoft to CNIT in Rome, Italy is working closely with her colleagues Cristina Alcaraz, Juan Enrique Rubio Cortez, and Christos Fakitsas on Deliverable 5.2 “Authorization and security interoperability component” which will deliver a detailed report on the design and implementation of all the mechanisms comprising the authorization and security interoperability component as well as in “Context Awareness” in order to deliver the results and to continue her research.

SealedGRID Newsletter issue 7

The 7th SealedGRID’s e-Newsletter issue is ready here!!

New secondment for Giorgio Bernardinetti

New secondment for Giorgio Bernardinetti from Italy and CNIT to Fogus in Greece, started in October. Furthermore, he visited his colleagues from his company and the University of Piraeus where they had a fruitful discussion about the project progress and their future collaboration.

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Future Events

Two H2020 projects: SOCCRATES (https://www.soccrates.eu/) and SAPPAN (https://sappan-project.eu/) jointly organize the NG-SOC 2021 workshop, to be held in conjunction with the 16th International Conference on Availability, Reliability and Security (ARES 2021 – http://www.ares-conference.eu)
August 17 – August 20, 2021, Vienna, Austria

17/08/2021 to 20/08/2021

Do you have an innovative business idea that addresses one of M-Sec’s smart city challenges? Are you interested in security and privacy issues of IoT devices and apps? Then apply by 26 August, participate at the M-Sec Online Contest between 9 and 10 September and get the chance to design, develop and present your business idea before a panel of international experts

06/09/2021 to 10/09/2021