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Behind the scenes: an in-depth look at the technology behind the CYBERWISER.eu Platform

In its first year of activity, CYBERWISER.eu has made considerable progress towards implementing the training platform for cybersecurity professionals.
Consortium partners have worked in parallel on different aspects. These include formulating the approach to platform design, and developing and integrating the components.

Grid Asset Management - An interview with EDP Distribuição

Smart utilities are responsible for maintaining and replacing an increasing number of critical assets spread across thousands of kilometres of network. Making the right investment decisions has always been an enormous challenge but in the age of the smart grid, the stakes are higher than ever before. What's more, risk management needs to include cyber risks in a complex landscape and strict EU regulatory obligations.

Google fined €50 million for first major violation of GDPR

Google has been fined almost €50 million ($57m) by French regulators for violating Europe’s strict data-privacy rules. The fine marks the first major penalty brought against a U.S. technology giant since the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) took effect in May 2018. Under the regulation, users must be given a full, clear picture of the data collected, along with simple, specific tools for users to consent to having their personal information harnessed.