“Serious and organised crime has been evolving over the last 20 years in terms of the number of criminal organisations, modus operandi, use of technology, and organised crime’s ability to infiltrate infrastructures, public sector and exploit legislative loopholes. This is one of the conclusions made at the 2019 European Police Chiefs Convention (EPCC). Over the
On 3 October 2019, Europol’s Executive Director, Catherine De Bolle launched CONAN (Connecting Analysts). The platform was announced at the margins of the European Police Chiefs Convention. The annually convention was held in Europol’s headquarters in The Hague. 600 police chiefs and senior law enforcement representatives from 50 countries attended. One of the topics of
“Your Daily Cyber Routine – This year’s campaign video is designed to: highlight the risks, demystify the remedies and suggest that the preventative actions required aren’t as difficult or confusing as people might think. Share the video and invite friends and family to take some simple actions that can be make a big difference to
“The European Union is a key actor in shaping the regulatory and policy landscape in cyberspace. The EU treats cybersecurity as a shared responsibility which is a guiding principle in its international cooperation and cyber diplomacy efforts.”
“A new era for ENISA and cybersecurity in Europe! The EU Cybersecurity Act entered into force on 27 June, setting a new mandate for the EU Agency for Cybersecurity – ENISA and establishing the European cybersecurity certification framework.”
“In the fight against hackers in a rising tide of cybercrime, we need every advantage we can get. Learn about new class of hero emerging, and the tools and weapons they are wielding to take on the challenges of cybersecurity in the documentary Dark Web: Fighting Cybercrime on the Science Channel.” IBM Security (2019).
Mr Philip Ingram MBE sat down for a chat with Dr Mary Aiken, Cyberpsychologist and academic advisor, Europol’s European Cyber Centre (EC3) where she shared with us more about cyber psychology.
“Srini Sampalli is a Professor and 3M National Teaching Fellow in the Faculty of Computer Science, Dalhousie University, and brings with him more than 20 years of teaching and research experience in computer science, with specialization in cyber security and cyber technologies. How do hackers launch cyber attacks? What are the best defense mechanisms against
For 5 years researchers from the University of Cambridge and University of Strathclyde measured the impact of different types of law enforcement actions on Denial of Service attacks. On the 21.10.2019 they presented their findings at the ACM Internet Measurement Conference in Amsterdam, having been supported by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council. The
Development on the QR-Patrol Pro, which was funded by the EU (H2020), begun in July 2016 and was completed in December 2018. QR-Patrol Pro was built on the experience of its predecessor QR-Patrol. One of the improvements, according to Terracom is that: “QR-Patrol Pro is going to be the first application worldwide that will have