A Road to Success: AARC - Final "All Hands" Meeting
AARC, the successful project about Authentication and Authorisation for Research and Collaboration which aims to support research communities of all scientific disciplines with best practices and expertise on Authorization and Authentication Infrastructures.
Cyberwatching.eu Project of the Week: AARC - Authentication and Authorisation for Research and Collaboration
A Shared Framework for Identity Management
AARC is a two-year project funded under the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme, standing for “Authentication and Authorisation for Research and Collaboration”. Its main aim is to provide a shared framework for identity management and access for researchers and research infrastructures.
On 5 December 2018, the Digital Single Market of the European Commission sponsored a session on the topic of “Cybersecurity as key for a Digital Economy and Society”. The highly-popular session (over 90 attendees) took place on 5 December 2018 within the flagship ICT2018 Conference in Vienna, Austria.
Khalil Rouhana, Deputy Director General, EC – DG CNECT, kicked off the session with an overview of some of the most pressing issues of the day in cybersecurity:
UNICORN project is looking for SMEs and start-ups to test and validate the UNICORN platform by developing their own software or use-cases. The selected participants will receive 10.000€ funding each (find here a template for the contract)
Digitisation is a hot topic and impacts everyone. Did you encounter a security incident lately? Are you aware of the potential of big data, but unsure how and where to start applying it? Do you produce or use Internet of Things (IoT) sensors and networks? Are you already using one of these technologies, but are you facing skills challenges? Or do you work closely together with SMEs?
Then you are invited to participate in this survey!
With your participation, you can help to gain insight in:
The report offers a unique law enforcement view of the emerging threats and key developments in the field of cybercrime over the last year and warns of 15 ways in which people can fall prey to cyber criminals.
The four pilot projects involved in the development of the European Cybersecurity Competence Network will present their plans and upcoming tools and services for SMEs in the Cyberwatching.eu webinar on the 2nd of April, 10:00 AM CEST
The rise in both the scale and severity of recent cyberattacks demands new thinking about cybersecurity risk and the mitigation and transfer of that risk. Cyber insurance is one potential way to manage risk by transferring damage liability, but the cyber insurance market is immature and the understanding and actuarial knowledge of cyber-risk is currently underdeveloped.
e-SIDES workshop: Towards Value-Centric Big Data: Connect People, Processes and Technology
2 April 2019
10am to 4pm
e-SIDES is a research project funded by European Commission H2020 Programme that deals with the ethical, legal, social and economic implications of privacy-preserving technologies in different big data context.