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October is European Cyber Security Month

  • News
  • 30/09/2016
  • ECSM

European Cyber Security Month (ECSM) – or CyberSecMonth – is the EU's annual advocacy campaign, taking place each October with the aim of raising awareness of cyber security threats, promoting cyber security among citizens and providing up-to-date security information through education and sharing of good practices. It is organised by the European Union Agency for Network and Information Security (ENISA), the European Commission's DG CONNECT and a whole host of partners.

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INHOPE's Executive Director presents at European Internet Forum policy breakfast

On 27 April 2016, INHOPE's Executive Director Veronica Donoso presented at the European Internet Forum (EIF) event at the European Parliament, alongside partners Europol and Missing Children Europe.

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Is your teenager a hacker? Kaspersky Lab urges parents to question their teen's online habits

Research by Kaspersky Lab to mark Safer Internet Day (SID) 2016 revealed that one in ten (12 per cent) of 16 to 19 year olds in the UK know someone who has engaged in a cyber-activity that could be deemed illegal. The poll found a third (35 per cent) would be impressed if a friend hacked a bank's website and replaced the homepage with a cartoon, and a deeply worrying one in ten would be impressed if a friend hacked the air traffic control systems of a local airport.

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